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Book Review: The Call - By Os Guinness

This book has been sitting on my shelf for about three or four years. I had expected it to be rather trite and boring fluff. I was glad to have been proven wrong. 2,106 more words

Christianity

Because Everybody Needs a Plan

If you ask anyone who has been doing ministry with children, youth and families in ELCA congregations for awhile, they will be able to tell you that there has been a significant change in the culture of our community over the last 20 years. 446 more words

The Network

Book Review: Calling All Years Good: Christian Vocation Throughout Life's Seasons

Calling All Years Good: Christian Vocation Throughout Life’s Seasons makes an important contribution by discussing vocation from infancy to old age.  I’m not aware of any other book dedicated to this topic. 899 more words

Future Of The Movement

Lord, Teach us to Pray

By Scott Keith

When the disciples of Christ Jesus asked him how to pray, he gave a somewhat uncharacteristically forthright answer. He uttered the words for them to repeat in what has come to be known as the Lord’s Prayer. 1,050 more words

Living Word

adapt, refocus, pivot, repeat

I’m a man of many hats these days. I’m an aspiring church planter, an occasional hospital chaplain, and someone who helps others get around town by driving for a couple of ridesharing companies. 650 more words

Reflections

Keep it Reel: Wreck it Ralph

On the surface of it, Wreck it Ralph is a film about gaming – as seen from the inside. Who knew that ‘retro’ was just a term for being old – but cool with it. 522 more words

Keep It Reel

On Voice and Vocation

I’m fascinated by voice, by the way we find our voices, speaking up and giving voice to our ideas, opinions and emotions. I’m also interested in the ways in which we lose our voices, by the ways we silence ourselves — or find ourselves silenced. 231 more words

Calling