Why Do I Wear Clericals During Lent?

Why Do I Wear Clericals During Lent?

Each year I dust off the clerical uniform in my closet and wear it during the Lenten season. The clerical collar (of Anglican/Protestant heritage) has also been worn by Roman Catholic priests since the middle of the 19th century.  Many early American fundamentalists,...
Why Does Eagan Hills Celebrate Lent?

Why Does Eagan Hills Celebrate Lent?

One of our five core values at Eagan Hills Church is being “historic-contemporary” in our worship. This is far more than singing hymns and choruses. Here is how we express this value. Historic-contemporary means showing solidarity with 2,000 years of the universal...
The Disposable Church

The Disposable Church

Transient American Culture When I was a kid, pop came in glass bottles which could be returned to the store for a nickel, and lighters were refilled with lighter fluid.  I remember when disposable plastic pop bottles and disposable “bic” lighters were introduced.  It...