dwight’s top 10 – books of 2009

I realize this may be just a bit early but here is my list of 2009 titles that gave me pause to think, delight and wonder. In no particular order: 1. Peter Rollins’ The Orthodox Heretic and other impossible Tales 2. Graham Ward’s The Politics of Discipleship: Becoming Postmaterial Citizens 3. John Franke’s Manifold Witness: The […]

Pete Rollins – Seattle – Dec.10

I am excited to announce that Pete Rollins, philosopher, author, and founder of Ikon in  Northern Ireland is coming to town. A group of MHGS students are making this happen . . . I love it. The evening event will be Thursday, Dec 10 and hosted at MHGS.  I’ll post the exact time as I […]

Off-the-Map 11/20-21

Jim Henderson and the crew over at Off-the-Map are getting will be hosting their annual learning party in Seattle.  November 20-21.  This year the line-up includes. Phyllis Tickle Author of The Great Emergence Michael Frost Author of Re Jesus Todd Hunter Author of Christianity Beyond Belief Jim Henderson Author of Jim and Casper Go To […]

book launch party

My school is hosting a book launch for my new book Tuesday November 17th at 7:30 PM.  Please come and celebrate with me. Peace, dwight

Phyllis Tickle Coming to Seattle

Phyllis Tickle, author of numerous books and the recent best selling The Great Emergence: How Christianity is Changing and Why is coming to Seattle.  She will be Speaking at Off-the-Map’s fall learning party called “Mirrors & Maps“. Publishers Weekly Says: “Starred Review. North American Christianity is presently undergoing a change every bit as radical as […]

It’s here

Tonight when I got home from school I was thrilled to find my first copy of my new book waiting for me.  It feels more than a little surreal to see and hold the text. peace, dwight

Mark Scandrette @ MHGS 11/4

Wednesday, November 4th author and friend, Mark Scandrette will be in Seattle at Mars Hill Graduate School (corner of Elliott & Wall) presenting a workshop called, The Jesus Dojo: a simple path to action, community and change“. There will be a reception at 7:30 and Mark will begin at 8:00 pm. Tickets are only $5, […]

Expereince MHGS

If you are interesting in learning more about Mars Hill Graduate School, click here for more info. Peace, dwight

heading to winnipeg

In just a couple of weeks I get to head up to Winnipeg (near the town I grew up in – Brandon), to join my friend, Jeff Cook and the Transcona Memorial United Church for a weekend of exploring the question: “Dose the Future have a Church?” I will be facilitating three sessions: 1 – […]

Thy Kingdom Connected

So my first solo book now has cover art.  And is listed on for pre-order.  The book is being published in Baker’s emersion line and will be available in November 2009. peace, dwight