How can I deepen my Christian faith?
Where can I meet others interested in spiritual formation?
What does a meaningful faith look like today?
How can I learn different spiritual practices and gain a deeper understanding and appreciation of the Bible?
An Invitation to Journey
Offered at various times throughout the year, Living the Questions is an openminded alternative to studies that attempt to give participants all the answers and instead strives to create a safe environment where participants can interact and explore what’s next for Christianity. The video features 35 acclaimed scholars, theologians and other experts, and ample time is provided for lively conversation.
Nearly fifteen years ago, Pastor Jeff and his close friend and colleague in ministry Rev. David Felten conceived of “Living the Questions,” a video & internet-based introduction to progressive Christianity. As they interviewed and taped leading religion voices the project began to unfold, and Via de Cristo UMC and Asbury UMC (Pastor Jeff’s previous appointments) served as “incubators” as they developed and “beta-tested” a curriculum that has now been used in over 5,000 churches in the U.S., Canada, Great Britain and Australia. Their aim has always been to help resource local church communities – beginning with the ones we’re serving – to discover together what it means to be faithful followers of Jesus in our day. A couple of years ago, HarperOne published their book of the same name, with the subtitle “The Wisdom of Progressive Christianity.” Learn more