more about this sight

"you're packing a suitcase for a place that you've never been...a place that has to be believed to be seen"...'Walk On' by U2

WATERSHED: A voice in the wilderness. DARYL UNDERWOOD.

 

The concept of Centerpoint Christianity briefly stated is:

Christianity from the centerpoint outward.

Christianity from the climax forward.

This blog constitutes concepts for a new view of Christianity that begins with what is foundational and moves forward from that point. It is based on the assumption that we are being pulled towards something unseen and pushed from a place that once was.

What Centerpoint Christianity attempts to do is bypass some of the constraints imposed by metanarratives by using the life of Christ and particularly the climactic actions of Christ as beginning points.

It supports the conviction that God is essentially timeless. From this beginning point we endeavor to move outward from the definitive moment of the parousia (visitation) of Christ and forward to the future which functions as a type of magnet to "what can be--and is coming".

When we begin at the life of Christ and move outward as from the centerpoint of a web, rather than in a linear timeline of history, another wide picture emerges.


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Thursday
Feb102011

a poem

Golgotha

he can see the sun going down,

on its final curtain call,

and he can see the world spinning round,

day after day he has seen the sun go down since the beginning,

because he was there to put it on its axis, to set it to whirl

 

and he never gives an answer for himself

when inquistitors demand reply 

when this man of a thousand voices dies

 

He dies alone

the fool on the hill

 

alive in the garden of a thousand sighs, whispers, hopes

once more

he lives

and he sees the world spinning round

and round and round

 

and He is



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