Review: The Bible Made Impossible

January 25, 2012 | 1 Comment

If I were to have a favorite book format, it would be the “dismantle and suggest” format. It’s a common format, one that challenges what we think about a subject, and gently, or sometimes not so gently, dismantling that belief …

January 19, 2012 11:25 am

In the realm of spiritual transformation, the questions we are willing to ask ourselves are more important than the answers we think we know

Ruth Haley Barton in Sacred Rhythms: Arranging Our Lives for Spiritual Transformation

January 18, 2012 1:34 pm

Jesus offers a deeper vision for spiritual transformation. It begins with his gateway invitation: “Blessed are the poor in spirit” (Mt 5:3). We never get beyond this. We can never transform our own hearts. God does the work. And we …

Favorite Reads of 2011

January 17, 2012 | 3 Comments

That's So Last Year

January 5, 2012 | 5 Comments

Long before we had kids, my wife and I were on a trip to the mall. (After you have kids, time with just the two of you is far too precious to spend at such a soulless place.) We were …