Category: Theology

Reintroduction

By Chuck Griffin Holston WCA Board Chair Oh my. The water has flowed very rapidly under the bridge the last few months, hasn’t it? COVID-19. (Did I even need to say that?) And of course, there are the virus’ effects on the church. Our…

Loving Guidance

We at the Holston WCA would like to share the words of one pastor who is dealing with the developments in the UMC in a loving, thoughtful way. He’s right—to not guide congregants during this time would be unloving. A Love Letter to My…

What We Need

By Chuck Griffin Chair, Holston WCA Board The so-called “Protocol Statement” has everyone’s attention at the moment, and rightly so. We should remember it is far from a done deal. But it also provides a clear outline for how theologically liberal and orthodox United…

Three Wishes

By Chuck Griffin Holston WCA Chair This time of year, people talk about “Christmas magic” and “Christmas wishes.” All this made me think about how I would use three wishes, assuming some sort of magical being came along and offered them to me. Wish…