Entries for December 2018
Posted on December 11, 2018 in: Articles
Be the change you want to see
By Owen Phelps, Ph.D.
Director, Yeshua Institute
There’s an evangelical church in my part of the world that likes to talk about “a new way to do church.”
I get it. It’s an ultra-modern (or is that “post-modern”) way to speak. It will come in handy when we find time to “do lunch” together, right?
Okay, I’ll spare you all that fad talk. But I do want to focus on a new way of being church that may be coming to your local diocese or parish soon.
It’s a way of being church that Pope Francis has been promoting since long b...
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Posted on December 06, 2018 in: Articles
Matt Johns, a remarkable young person, will be our guest on the Yeshua Institute's free webinar Tuesday, Dec. 11, about “Attracting Young People to Greater Faith Development.”
Matt is Assistant Vice President of Disaster Recovery Communications and Compliance at Catholic Charities of the Galveston-Houston Archdiocese.
While that post has him focusing on things like recovery after Hurricane Harvey ripped the Texas coast, “disaster recovery might be exactly what we’re talking about when we discuss the relationship of young people to their church today,” says Dr. Owen Phelps, Dire...
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