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From the Bookshelf: Art and Prayer, by Timohty Verdon

Timothy Verdon provides us with half a century of his study and knowledge of Christian art in his book Art and Prayer, The Beauty of Turning to God. 422 more words


Graduation Season: The Best Advice I Ever Got

Recently I read an excerpt from Katie Couric’s book,“The Best Advice I Ever Got.” It’s an collection of contemporary (20th-21st century) famous people sharing tips they received from mentors and heroes. 545 more words

Time Of The Season

What It Takes to Win

By Kristen Hummel

On May 23rd and 24th I had the opportunity to witness true athleticism at the CrossFit East Regional in Hartford. “What is CrossFit?” you may be asking CrossFit is a fitness program that consists of constantly varied, high-intensity, functional movement.  298 more words

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From the Bookshelf: Cutlure Care, by Makoto Fujimura

Makoto Fujimura is quick to establish his thesis that beauty is vital to life and society, in his book, Culture Care.  He clarifies that beauty can come in formal and informal expressions.   889 more words


In Remembrance

By Iain Martin
Almighty Father, strong to save,
Whose arm hath bound the restless wave,
Who bidd’st the mighty ocean deep
Its own appointed limits keep: 494 more words


100th Anniversary of the Sinking of the RMS Lusitania

By Iain Martin

This month marks the anniversary of one of the most tragic events of the twentieth century, the sinking of the British passenger steamer RMS… 254 more words


From the Bookshelf: John 20:11-23

After being in the text for a couple days leading up to teaching , I always end my prepping by diving into what faithful Pastors, theologians, and commentators, past and present, have said on the particular text or passage. 1,614 more words