23 Aug '16, 5pm

Process Theology is what I've been all over recently -- and I think it's got Jesus written all over it as well

Omnipotence: A Compliment Jesus Wants You to Take Back By Tripp Fuller and Bo Sanders I (Tripp) have one important rule to guide my theological thinking: God has to at least be as loving as Jesus. It seems rather obvious for a Christian, given our confession that Jesus was indeed the ‘image of the invisible God,’ but throughout church history, God, Jesus’ Abba, has been given a very theologically destructive compliment-- namely that God is Omnipotent , All Powerful. While this philosophical compliment is absent in Scripture, yet present throughout much theology, it was John Calvin that made God’s power the ultimate theological principle. I used to be a Calvinist. I read Calvin’s Institutes in high school, used Charles Spurgeon sermons for devotions, and quoted Jonathan Edwards to my crazy Arminian friends in college. Then I realized the God I had come to know in Christ was...

Full article: http://rachelheldevans.com/blog/is-god-omnipotent-process...

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