Claiborne’s next stop – Emerging Festival (UPDATED)

Two weeks from now, Shane Claiborne will be meeting up with old friends Brian McLaren, Richard Rohr, Phyllis Tickle and Tony Campolo, where they will all be speakers at the Wild Goose Festival. (See Wild Goose Festival’s Emerging Spirituality.) Watch the promotional:


Wild Goose Festival – June 23 – 26, 2011 – Shakori Hills Farm, NC
[http://vimeo.com/21378230]

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*Claiborne recently spoke to the Mennonite Brethren youth, as seen in the latest MB Herald report here:

Contentious convention charges up youth
http://www.mbconf.ca/home/products_and_services/resources/publications/mb_herald/june_2011/pe/convention/

*Read more about Claiborne’s appearance at the MB youth convention here:

MB Youth hear controversial Claiborne – UPDATED
https://mennolite.wordpress.com/2011/05/28/mb-youth-hear-controversial-claiborne/

*Read more on the Claiborne/McLaren/Rohr/Campolo connection here:

The NCR Sheds More Light on the Mennonite Brethren’s 2011 Youth Convention Speaker, Shane Claiborne
https://mennolite.wordpress.com/2010/11/17/the-ncr-sheds-more-light-on-the-mennonite-brethrens-2011-youth-convention-speaker/

*Also related is this Eastern Mennonite University 2008 Podcast:

Shane Claiborne – Sustainability God’s Way

Shane Claiborne of The Simple Way speaks on “Sustainability God’s Way: Earth Care, People Care.”This service is part of a chapel series focused on the theme of sustainability – part of a year-long emphasis on creation care at EMU.

http://emu.edu/now/podcast/2008/03/26/shane-claiborne-sustainability-gods-way/

*More on the connection Mennonites have with the Wild Goose Festival here:

Naked Emperors, Undead Christians, & Seedling Signs
http://www.patheos.com/community/wildgoosefestival/2011/05/13/naked-emperors-undead-christians-seedling-signs/

And here:

Wild Goose Chasers (***NEW!!!)
http://muddystreams.wordpress.com/2011/06/13/wild-goose-chasers/

***UPDATE:

THE EMERGING CHURCH ON A WILD GOOSE CHASE

http://apprising.org/2011/06/12/the-emerging-church-on-a-wild-goose-chase/

NEW UPDATES:

Outreach Report 6-23-2011: The Wild Goose Chase
http://graceinthetriad.blogspot.com/2011/06/outreach-report-6-23-2011-wild-goose.html
[HT: Apprising Ministries]

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2 thoughts on “Claiborne’s next stop – Emerging Festival (UPDATED)

  1. Wild Goose festival? I have a Jan Huss joke that’s hilarious, but I doubt anyone would get it.

    I’m a LOT more worried that Phyllis Tickle is getting props in the Herald than I am worried that Shane Claiborne spoke to some MB youth. Tickle is why the pastors are taking the kids to hear Claiborne.

    Oh, and interesting that the whole conference is run by a youth pastor. Phil Johnson was totally barking up the right tree on that one.

  2. Pingback: Nine Churches Say “No” to Shane Claiborne at US Mennonite Brethren Youth Conference « Menno-lite

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