Hard Reset

Paradigm Shift (Start Here) – Curb Your Dogma: Where we leave the beaten path to follow Christ

By Maury Robertson | June 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Start Here This is a preview of this Summer’s episodes. But more than that, I explain as honestly as what led me to do all the crazy things I have done in the past several months. Buckle up! This episode will give you the big picture you need to understand the summer series. Summer Season…

Life Raft – Curb Your Dogma: Where we leave the beaten path to follow Christ

By Maury Robertson | June 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Three Ways to Get More From This Week’s Podcast Read the show notes below. DO it, don’t just HEAR it. Get daily devotionals based on the week’s podcast. Discuss it live with Maury. Anchorpoint Live starts again on Tuesday, October 10. Shownotes The lesson in a nutshell: The Good News is not a life raft to take us off to heaven…

The One Thing Jesus Asks from Us Gets Lost in Translation! – Curb Your Dogma: Where we leave the beaten path to follow Christ

By Maury Robertson | June 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Summary: The Greek word pistis (πιστις) is usually translated “belief” or “faith.” This badly misses Jesus’ intent. A much better translation (and way to live!) is “trust.” Trust opens the doors to the Kingdom of God, here and now. Three Ways to Get More From This Week’s Podcast Read the show notes below. DO it, don’t just HEAR it. Get…

Heaven: It’s Better Than You Think! – Curb Your Dogma: Where we leave the beaten path to follow Christ

By Maury Robertson | July 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Summary: Heaven is not a place I go when I die. It is a mysterious realm that is part of my existence right now. My problem is not that I can’t get into heaven. My problem is that I am at war with God. I don’t have to wait until I die to fix this!…

Why I Love Hell – Curb Your Dogma: Where we leave the beaten path to follow Christ

By Maury Robertson | July 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Summary: Hell is not a place of eternal torment in the next life. Hell is a tool of purification, both in this life and the next. Three Ways to Get More From This Week’s Podcast Read the show notes below. DO it, don’t just HEAR it. Get daily devotionals based on the week’s podcast. Discuss it live with Maury. Anchorpoint Live…

The Cross: More Than a Sacrifice – Curb Your Dogma: Where we leave the beaten path to follow Christ

By Maury Robertson | July 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Summary: Under the Plato-Dante framework the cross is a human sacrifice to pacify an angry God. Seen through the lens of the Kingdom of God, the cross is the triumph of God and the beginning of the New Creation. Three Ways to Get More From This Week’s Podcast Read the show notes below. DO it, don’t just HEAR it. Get…

The Resurrection: More Than a Postscript – Curb Your Dogma: Where we leave the beaten path to follow Christ

By Maury Robertson | July 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Summary: When I believed in the life boat gospel, I could not explain the importance of the resurrection. The death of Jesus flipped the lever to get me into heaven so the resurrection seemed like a nice but unnecessary postscript. Through the lens of the Kingdom I now realize that the resurrection was the arrival…

Might Everything Come Out Okay in the End? – Curb Your Dogma: Where we leave the beaten path to follow Christ

By Maury Robertson | July 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

Summary: Christ will redeem all created things. Judgment should not be seen as a final end but as a tool used to make the all things new. Three Ways to Get More From This Week’s Podcast Read the show notes below. DO it, don’t just HEAR it. Get daily devotionals based on the week’s podcast. Discuss it live with Maury, Sunday…

Did Adam Ride a Dinosaur? – Curb Your Dogma: Where we leave the beaten path to follow Christ

By Maury Robertson | August 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Summary: The Creation stories of Genesis 1-11 form an essential foundation for life in the Kingdom of God. They are true but are not part of human history. The enlightenment replaced these marvelous stories with the dull story of the eternal cosmos. The result is an emptiness that we all feel everywhere. Three Ways to…

Why I Left Left Behind Behind – Curb Your Dogma: Where we leave the beaten path to follow Christ

By Maury Robertson | August 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Summary: Our world is in agony but we live in hope of God’s triumph. In a way we cannot yet see, even evil will be used for good. In many evangelical circles, this blessed hope has been hijacked by an apocalyptic nightmare.  Three Ways to Get More From This Week’s Podcast Read the show notes below. DO it, don’t…

Why I Stopped Attending Church – Curb Your Dogma: Where we leave the beaten path to follow Christ

By Maury Robertson | August 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

Summary: What we call “church” is a product of western civilization that comes with a lot of cultural baggage. It is one way to follow Christ but not the only way. You can be a part of God’s ekklesia without participating in a traditional church.  Three Ways to Get More From This Week’s Podcast Read the show notes below. DO…

The Magic Book? – Curb Your Dogma: Where we leave the beaten path to follow Christ

By Maury Robertson | August 27, 2017 | 1 Comment

Summary: The Bible is a masterpiece that reveals God. Like everything made with human hands, it has flaws. Rather than obsessing about this, we should tune our ear to what the Bible wants us to hear: the living Voice Three Ways to Get More From This Week’s Podcast Read the show notes below. DO it, don’t just HEAR it. Get…