Todays breakthroughs in communication, education, travel, cultural diversity, science, economics, politics, and philosophy are creating a new matrix in which Christians will live, worship, work, and pursue their mission. This book will help you think differently; see church, life, and these revolutionary times in a new way; and act with courage, hope, and an adventurous spirit.
Brian D. McLaren (MA, University of Maryland) is an author, speaker, activist and public theologian. After teaching college English, Brian pastored Cedar Ridge Community Church in the Baltimore-Washington, DC area. Brain has been active in networking and mentoring church planters and pastors for over 20 years. He is a popular conference speaker and a frequent guest lecturer for denominational and ecumenical leadership gatherings in the US and internationally.
Brian McLaren is a modern day prophet to the Church, saying things that we desperately need to hear if we want the message (if not the institution) to prosper and be fruitful.Published 8 months ago by Jonathan Hutchison
Excellent. How many more words must I write to be polite? Seriously, if one is satisfied
stop with the word requirements!
We can not simply hide our heads in the sand. If we want to be open to all people we need to think in new ways. Brian McLaren challenges us to do so.Published 20 months ago by BAH
McLaren sees us living on the edge of a major shift in the history of the Church, a shift that involves moving into new territory for Christians. Read morePublished on April 17, 2010 by Jeffrey A. Vanderhoff
Brian McLaren, The Church on the Other Side: Doing Ministry in the Potsmodern Matrix (Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2000)
Reviewed by Darren Cronshaw
McLaren is a... Read more
In this book Mclaren discusses his opinions of what the church should look like, and what is wrong with churches of the past. Read morePublished on July 24, 2007 by Jesse Rouse
Brian D. McLaren's, Church on the Other Side: Exploring the Radical Future of the Local Congregation, is a disturbing book. Sometimes disturbance is a bad thing. Read morePublished on April 15, 2007 by T. Faulkner
The Church on the Other Side
There are only a few writers that really seem to understand how the church should respond to the postmodern... Read more
Brian D. McLaren is former pastor of Cedar Ridge Community Church, Spencerville, MD. He holds a doctorate of theology degree from Carey Theological College, Vancouver, BC. Read morePublished on April 7, 2007 by William T. Brewer