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Disarming Our Speech
Originally Posted: 11/12/2014 - 9:35am | Type: Magazine Article

Christine A. Scheller I Beg to Differ: Navigating Difficult Conversations With Truth and Love. IVP Books.  PO ...

Incubating Peaceful Revolution
Originally Posted: 11/12/2014 - 9:35am | Type: Magazine Article

Rosalie G. Riegle Pursuing the Spiritual Roots of Protest. Cascade Books.  IN NOVEMBER 1964, as the long Col ...

Good News About Smart Giving
Originally Posted: 11/12/2014 - 9:35am | Type: Magazine Article

Molly Marsh A Path Appears. Knopf Publishing.  IT’S EASY to lose heart when tackling the painful challenges w ...

Disquiet Time: How Revelation Ruined (and Saved) My Life
Originally Posted: 10/23/2014 - 10:38am | Type: Blog

The book of Revelation and I have a complicated relationship. We flirted a little bit, back in high school, at least until it got me kicked out of church. I was asked to contribu ...

3 Reasons I Really Did Not Like Michael Pollan's Newest, 'Cooked'
Originally Posted: 08/16/2013 - 12:46pm | Type: Blog

I really did not like Michael Pollan's newest offering, Cooked: A Natural History of Transformation. Here are three reasons why. I really did not like Michael Pollan's ...

If You Eat Food, Read This
Originally Posted: 04/29/2013 - 6:50am | Type: Blog

If you eat food, here are two newish books you should know about. If you eat food, here are two newish books you should know about. You may already have met Robert H. Lusti ...

Book Review — The Awakening of Hope: Why We Practice a Common Faith
Originally Posted: 08/22/2012 - 3:39pm | Type: Blog

Through the stories of well-established intentional Christian communities, Wilson-Hartgrove offers windows into the catechisms of the Christian faith. Communion and the Eucharist, fasting, integrity, community ...

Book Reviews: Four for the Summer
Originally Posted: 07/10/2012 - 12:38pm | Type: Blog

LaVonne Neff reviews The Red House by Mark Haddon, Drift by Rachel Maddow, The Beginner's Goodbye by Anne Tyler, and Some Assembly Required: A Journal of My Son's First Son by Anne Lamott with Sam La ...