Life of Faith

Life of Faith

Books

Healing the Heart of Democracy, by Parker J. Palmer

The title of Parker Pal­mer's book suggests that when he uses the words democracy and politics he is concerned with something much more than everyday politics in a society that is formally democratic.

Books

Food and Faith, by Norman Wirzba

Pastors have long known that there is more going on with food and eating than the mere filling of the stomach. We know that the Eucharist is more than bread, wine and people gathering around the Lord's table.

Books

Young adult realities

Christian Smith offers a way between the idea that young adults are the great hope of our nation and the idea that they are crazed idiots.

Books

Caregivers’ calling

My father was diagnosed with Alzheimer's at age 80. Had I read these three new books, I might have been more helpful to him in that difficult moment.