Union with Christ

Surprised by Paradox- Wisdom and Wonder from Jen Pollock Michel – Youth Ministry Christian Article

We are so excited to welcome Jen Pollock Michel to Rooted 2019! Jen Pollock Michel lives with her husband and five children in Toronto, Canada. She is a gifted writer and speaker, with three books under her belt: Teach Us to Want (Christianity Today’s Book of the Year in 2015), Keeping Place (2017), and her most recent book, Surprised by Paradox: The Promise of And in an Either-Or World (2019). Her plenary talk at Rooted is entitled, “Telling the Whole…

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Songs of Extravagant Grace and Radical Discipleship for Union with Christ – Christian Article

Rankin Wilbourne grew up in Louisiana and was educated at the University of Mississippi and Princeton Theological Seminary. He is now the senior pastor of Pacific Crossroads Church in Los Angeles. Rankin believes that “union with Christ may be the most important doctrine you’ve never heard of.” In fact, he says that “nothing is more basic or more central to the Christian life than union with Christ.” If the latter is true, then the former must be addressed. On a…

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Juan Sanchez on Image, Identity, and Idolatry – Christian Article

The following is an uncorrected transcript generated by a transcription service. Before quoting in print, please check the corresponding audio for accuracy.  Juan: To the 17 year old Juan Sanchez, I would say, look, you don’t need to find your identity in the majority culture. You don’t need to find your identity in changing your hair, in changing your name. I tried all those things. To fit into the majority culture is a young man trying to learn the language…

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