I have a feeling religion is going to get more interesting in the coming years, according to the head of a global religion consultancy.
And it might be one of the most exciting developments of the next decade, according in part to an interview I did with Douglas Emhoff.
Emhoff, founder and CEO of Faithful Communities, is a religion specialist who was in his early twenties when he was asked to investigate how religions could be shaped.
“I was thinking about the way we make religious history, whether we can do that through historical documents, through books, or through films,” Emhoff said.
“I came up with the idea of looking at how we can change the way that religion is understood.”
One of the things that we found is that religion has a lot of historical baggage.
It’s very complex.
It was a big surprise for me, but I thought, well, if you can make a new kind of religion out of this history, I can probably do it.
“He says the new religion, which he describes as “reformed,” will be based on “secular humanism.
“But the key is not so much that it has a creed, but rather that it is a way to live out human values and values of compassion and empathy.”
Emhoff has already developed a new faith called Godless, which is a collection of religious beliefs that are not based on any particular deity. “
It’s about being an alternative to what is the dominant religion, the mainstream religion.”
Emhoff has already developed a new faith called Godless, which is a collection of religious beliefs that are not based on any particular deity.
The faith is based on a belief that God exists only as a spirit, and that there are no gods.
It believes that Jesus is God, but that God is the Son of God, a fact that has led Emhoff to say it is theologically equivalent to Christianity.
The new religion is still being developed, Emhoff says, and is not for the faint of heart.
It is designed for people who are looking for something more traditional or who are not comfortable in a world where religion has taken over.
“Religion, especially when it’s a mainstream religion, is not something that we should just be comfortable with,” Emhart said.
“We are at a crossroads.
Religion is becoming so much more mainstream in the West.
If we don’t change it, we are going to become the same kind of society as we are now.”
So how does Emhoff envision religion becoming a major force in the future of our world?
The answer, he says, is by making the world a more welcoming place for people of all faiths, including Islam.
“If we are to build a better world, we need to be welcoming to everybody,” Emhounsaid.
“We need to give everyone the opportunity to live their lives as they see fit.
The new faith also has a vision for how it will be used. “
That means welcoming everyone.”
The new faith also has a vision for how it will be used.
“Religion is a force for social justice, not just for individual religious beliefs,” Emhardt said.
It has a moral component, he said, as well as a practical one.
“There is a difference between being in the majority and being the minority,” Emhoffsaid.
That is why religion is so important.
It makes sense to be a part of a group that shares your values and wants to do good.
“In the same way that the Bible, or the Koran, or Jesus, or Allah, has helped to shape how we see the world, the future is going be shaped by the way religion is used.”
I spoke with Emhoff about his new faith and his thoughts on the upcoming election.
He told me that religion will have an important role to play in the next election, and how the religious community can help people elect leaders who will be open to their ideas and beliefs.
“People will be able to choose who they want to be their leader,” he said.
Emhoff is optimistic that people will vote for a president who will stand up for the values that they hold dear.
“A leader is somebody who has a sense of what the future looks like.
I think that’s something that will be very important.”
He thinks we will be seeing a candidate with an authentic Christian faith, who is going, “OK, what is Christianity?”
He is optimistic about the future and believes that our world will be more accepting of the differences between faith and politics.
“This is a time when religion is being seen as a force in society, not simply as a thing to be shunned,” Emhorn said.
I’m so excited that people are looking to see who will represent them in the White House.