Thursday, February 16, 2006

Emergent Church - Future or Fad

Here is a really good article on Emergent Church by Scot McKnight, Karl A. Olsson professor in religious studies at North Park University in Chicago.

A fundamental conviction of the EM (Emergent Movement) is the gospel should be lived out—proclaimed and performed—by a local community in a way that fits the local context. There is a commitment, in ways quite similar to Anabaptism, to a radical living out of the gospel—including commitments to economic simplicity and justice...full pdf article

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