Brennan Manning

Brennan Manning on Being a Ragamuffin

Perhaps the real dichotomy in the Christian community today is not between conservatives and liberals or creationist and evolutionists but between the awake and the ... » Go

Brennan Manning on Open Mindedness

When our inner child is not nurtured and nourished, our minds gradually close to new ideas, unprofitable commitments, and the surprises of the Spirit. Evangelical ... » Go

Brennan Manning on Narcissism

The Kingdom belongs to people who aren’t trying to look good impress anybody, even themselves. They are not plotting how they can call attention to themselves, worrying ... » Go

Brennan Manning on God

Over the years I’ve seen Christians shaping God in their own image — in each case a dreadfully small God. Some Roman Catholics still believe ... » Go

Brennan Manning on Doubting God’s Love

In my ministry as a vagabond evangelist, I have encountered shocking resistance to the God whom the Bible defines as Love. The skeptics range from the oily, ... » Go

Brennan Manning on Being Accepted

And Grace calls out: you are not just a disillusioned old man who may die soon, a middle-aged woman stuck in a job and desperately wanting ... » Go

Brennan Manning on Singing to Grace

The gospel of grace calls us to sing of the everyday mystery of intimacy with God instead of always seeking for miracles or visions. It ... » Go