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Nov. 6 Gathering: Process Theology and the Nature of Love

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What is the nature of love? And what might it tell us about the nature of the Divine?

Love means a lot of things to a lot of people. But far from being merely an emotional exchange, love is a power, a force, an energy that has the ability to transform lives and to continually recreate itself. It’s that notion that is central to many who embrace and practice Process Theology.

This week at New Wineskins we’ll continue our conversation on Process Theology with a video from professor, author, and Nazarene pastor Dr. Thomas Jay Oord titled, “God, Jesus, Love, and Hope.” Our discussion will center on what love does, what it doesn’t do, and—perhaps most interestingly—what love can’t do.

Scroll down for a special announcement about Dr. Oord and New Wineskins!

Join us this Sunday, Nov. 6, in our Virtual Theology Pub to be part of our conversation on the nature of love!

Click here to preview this week’s video, “God, Jesus, Love, and Hope.”

6:00pm EDT: Happy Half-Hour (informal meet & greet time)
6:30pm EDT: Presentation & conversation begin

Dr. Thomas Oord to join New Wineskins Nov. 27

We are delighted to announce that Dr. Thomas Jay Oord will be our special guest speaker Sunday, Nov 27, for a conversation about open and relational theology and its relationship to community formation!

Dr. Oord is an ordained Nazarene elder and an award-winning author with more than 25 books to his credit. He directs the doctoral program in open and relational theology at Northwind Theological Seminary and is also the director of the Center for Open and Relational Theology.

Please plan to join us Nov. 27 to meet Dr. Oord and ask your questions about theology and community!

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