Here are some of my favorite pieces on the blog.
Self Reinforcing Cycles explores how difficult it is to open ourselves to different experiences (content warning: sexual abuse themes).
My journey after ending my time as a pastor:
From the later years of being a pastor:
How does a Christian think about and interact with pop culture? Flee, Embrace…or Sift?
Justice is something I care deeply about. I spoke and wrote about it on the holiday when we honor Martin Luther King Jr.
I ran out of gas, and it taught me about privilege.
I’ve loved J.R.R. Tolkien since I was in third grade, and I spoke about how these writings shaped my faith. (Here’s another piece I like which I wrote about Tolkien’s creation account in The Silmarillion.)
Lessons about myself from my sabbatical in 2013.
Back in the blog golden age, the more prolific era of Gregg’s Gambles (2005-2007):
Up to this point, the piece I’ve written that’s been shared the most is a list of the top ten reasons why I’m a Quaker. It began here (you can click your way forward through them all, or see them all in one place here.)