Perhaps: Reclaiming the Space Between Doubt and Dogmatism
Date: September 2021
Duration: 7 hours 39 minutes
The Christian faith requires faith. That means that believers are sometimes faced with uncertainty. But is all uncertainty bad?
Theologian Joshua McNall encourages listeners to reclaim the little word 'perhaps' as a sacred space between the warring extremes of unchecked doubt and zealous dogmatism. To say 'perhaps' on certain contested topics means exercising a hopeful imagination, asking hard questions, returning once again to Scripture, and reclaiming the place of holy speculation as we cling to a faith that stands distinct from both pervasive skepticism and abrasive certainty.
In this day especially, it's time Christians learned to say 'perhaps.'