In the journey out of the institutional church structure – and the recovery from its effects – I have discovered a few things that I’d like to run past you.
The biggest thing is the realization that my focus has always been askew. We are schooled in the art of “church” by those who have come before us. They, in turn, know what they know as a result of the study of those who came before them. So, here is my question: What if those we revere as “church fathers” were off in their theology or doctrine one half of one degree?