Essays by readers
In response to our request for essays on appetite, we received many compelling reflections. Here is a selection.
Fred Craddock in retirement
Craddock let the word out that he would be available at no charge for preaching and teaching. Only non-seminary graduates should attend.
Reading a parable in prison
"Why you even invite us to any of this," asked Richard, "if you’re just gonna humiliate us and throw us out anyway?"
On marriage and other covenants
There are many people with whom I have not had an affair. Billions. There is also one man in particular.
When it’s time for a church to close
Each day in the U.S., nine churches close their doors for good. This isn’t news—but it’s hard to talk about when it’s your church.
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