Essays & Reviews

Rise in Glory: Bertha Lawrence

  • Thursday, January 10, 2013

By Mark Lawrence
“To bring Wesley into the mix was to speak of the New Birth, Assurance of Salvation, the Atoning Work of Christ, the Resurrection.”

Demonizing Has Consequences

  • Thursday, January 10, 2013

By Steven R. Ford
Religious people, I’ve discovered, can have a peculiar propensity toward nastiness.

Honor Beats Power

  • Monday, January 7, 2013

Review by Leonard Freeman
The Hobbit’s lessons resonate warmly for Christian hearts.

How Did We Get Here?

  • Thursday, January 3, 2013

Prudence Dailey, Mark Chapman, and Andrew Goddard reflect on General Synod’s vote regarding women in the episcopate.

Marketing as Conversation

  • Tuesday, January 1, 2013

By Jake Dell
The challenge for churches is to move from maintenance to growth.

A Cord

  • Monday, December 24, 2012

A poem for Christmas by the Rt. Rev. Graham Kings, Bishop of Sherborne

A Bond for Aging Boomers

  • Thursday, December 20, 2012

Review by Leonard Freeman
James Bond is indeed back, but with a power and depth unusual in the series till now.

Actors and Preachers

  • Monday, December 17, 2012

By Fleming Rutledge
Christian ministry means living with the anguish and the inexplicability of this mortal life, not reaching too quickly for easy answers.

Christmas Gift Ideas 2012

  • Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Plenty of books, and one Nook.

Expectations and Hopes

  • Thursday, December 6, 2012

 by Mark McCall
Litigation can be settled amicably in South Carolina.