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The 2018 Summer Reading List: A Retrospective

Every year since 2015, I’ve posted a summer reading list in late spring. I deeply enjoy the ambitious feeling that comes from dreaming about what I want to learn about or engage with over the coming months, and I still feel a residue of excitement about the freedom from stressful semesters, even though I’ve now been finished with my undergraduate studies for a while. 1,413 more words

Book Reviews

Can These Bones Live?

This past Sunday after lunch, we drove into Rocky for a bit of refreshment and renewal. It was interesting to walk up Trail Ridge Road past the barricade at Rainbow Curve and see what I normally don’t get to see for obvious reasons while driving. 814 more words


How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Learned to Love the Reformation(s)

For many years, I taught Reformation history as part of the Course of Study School at Perkins School of Theology in Dallas.  I didn’t want the course.  589 more words