New Hope Digital asked if I would write a series of four articles on “rethinking” certain facets of our spirituality as lived out among American Church culture. The second of that series is entitled “3 Questions to Rethink Spiritual Maturity.” The premise of the article is itself a question – do we need to rethink our understanding of spiritual maturity as it is typically thought of inside American church culture?
Here are the 3 questions I pose:
1. Are we thinking of a “spiritual” person in defining terms as “a spectator of what is supernatural” or “a participator with the One who is supernatural?”
2. Are we thinking of “maturity” as a finished goal or as the journey of becoming mature?
3. Are we thinking of “spiritual maturity” as evidenced by knowledge and accomplishment or by wisdom and love?
Read the full article and leave your thoughts / comments / rebukes on the New Hope site which you can get to by CLICKING HERE.
Much love :-)