Millions of Europeans knew that the world was flat. They had no desire to sail off of the edge of the world. So ships sailed close to shore and no one learned that there was a new world across the Atlantic Ocean.
Then one day, Christopher Columbus dismissed his fear of falling off the world, and talked Queen Isabella and King Ferdinand of Spain into funding a voyage of discovery across the Atlantic. What did Chris stumble upon? The Americas.
“It is what we think we know already that often prevents us from learning.” –a quotation from Claude Bernard
* However, sometimes, what we think church should be like keeps us from experiencing the excitement and glory of participatory church. Why not check it out for yourself with us at The Salvation Army Berry Street — 225 Berry St., Nashville, 37207 on Sunday mornings at 10:45?