The Twists w/ Sean Palmer

Sean Palmer Coaching, LLC
Where Faith, Race, Speaking, and the Enneagram Intertwine
Created 23 Mar 2021
  • Midnight Mass: Riley Killed A Girl!
    15 Nov 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    Riley Flynn killed a girl. But all of Crockett Island is dying. Subscribe now Midnight Mass1 begins in death. That is unavoidable. Those of you who have watched the series know the opening scene — a d...
  • Churches Are Dying
    21 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    Today’s post is from Dr. Jack R. Reese, one of my homiletics professors as an undergraduate at Abilene Christian University and seminary, at The Graduate School of Theology at Abilene Christian Univer...
  • Feeling Aren't Facts
    20 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    In the fourth letter of The Screwtape Letters, Uncle Screwtape turns his attention to prayer. The strategy here is to move Christ followers away from God in prayer, not by not praying, but for focusin...
  • See Me Live
    09 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    With more and more people receiving the COVID-19 vaccine, conferences and events are BACK in full(ish) swing. I may be speaking or teaching in your area in late 2021 or 2022. If you’re available, I’d ...
  • Avoiding the Unavoidable
    07 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    As we walk through C.S. Lewis’ The Screwtape Letters, we are forced to deal with the reality of how the powers of evil get at our souls. In letter #3, Uncle Screwtape teaches Wormwood the essential na...
  • The Merit Trap
    04 Oct 2021 • 1 min read • 1 0
    Michael Sandel writes: The meritocratic ideal is not a remedy for inequality; it is a justification of inequality. As the father of a high school senior, one of the more interesting parts of Michael S...
  • Faces in the Pew
    01 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    The American church, perhaps rightly, is in the midst of a reckoning. People inside and outside the church are highlighting the myriad ways in which the church has failed to represent Jesus well, prot...
  • The Immediate Sense
    30 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    Twenty-five years ago, when a college student, I read C.S. Lewis’ masterpiece, The Screwtape Letters. It was all the rage at my little university and I imagine college kids have always found the lette...
  • The Tyranny of Merit
    19 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    “This morally blinkered way of conceiving merit and the public good has weakened democratic societies in several ways. The first is the most obvious: Over the past four decades, meritocratic elites ha...
  • Burn A Church
    16 Sep 2021 • 4 min read • 2 0
    The first chapter in my book, Unarmed Empire, is titled ‘Burn A Church.’ I gives and overview of the ways, I believe, the American Church (American evangelicalism, to be precise) has driven seeking pe...
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