A Moody, Somewhat Self-Indulgent Introvert’s Search for Spiritual Community
What Christians Can Learn from Buddhists About Suffering
What are the best books for ministry written in the 21st century? We asked seven pastors to pick their favorites. — Ed.
An invitation to silence
We began our business meeting in the chapel with dimmed lights. I led the board through several calming prayers, noticing our breath and heartbeats.
When I cling to anxieties or resentments, my whole body is like a clenched fist. Contemplative prayer requires unclenching it.