…Gainesville, Georgia Somethin’s brewin’ in Gainesville, wonder what it could be? Somethin’s doin’ in Gainesville, come on down and see. (From The Cotton Patch Gospel) The wonderful musical, The Cotton Patch Gospel, is a classic example of contextualized theology. What was brewin’in Gainesville is that the theologian-in-overalls, Clarence Jordan, dared to visualize for us what life may [...]
So as I prepare to walk; I am thankful for this phone conversation. It has reminded me even more deeply that we walk, not just to see just laws passed by the kingdom of this world. We walk because we want inward and outward transformation.