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Establish the work of my hands

I woke up this morning with fear and doubt. I’ve been working on The Prodigal Project for three years. And it is going well. We have a terrific screenplay, some talented and energetic folks working hard to move the story … Continue reading

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Second Chances for Both Sons

Among the many messages in the parable of the Prodigal (Luke 15:11-32) is that God actually seeks out despicable people and gives them a second chance. Over the past two and a half years, as I’ve been working on the … Continue reading

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Some of the books influencing my thinking about the Prodigal Project

      Unchristian:  What a new generation really thinks  about Christianity…  and why it matters by David Kinnaman (Baker Books, 2009) Applebee’s America:  How Successful Political, Business, and Religious Leaders Connect with the New American Community by Douglas B. Sosnik, Matthew … Continue reading

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The Prodigal Project

A generation of people in their 20s & 30s see Christians and the church as hypocritical and judgmental. They are aware of Jesus… in fact, many of them grew up in the church. They are comfortable with Jesus’ teachings and … Continue reading

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