The German sociologist’s theory of “resonance” offers an alternative: deceleration.
October 14, 2021
Su’s book is about math and human flourishing. It’s also about how to be a teacher.
August 26, 2020
Over the past eight years, I had the privilege of serving as program coordinator for the Lilly Endowment’s Transition into Ministry grants program....
November 2, 2009
Erasmus, writing in the early 16th century, provided a scathing critique of the waning, often abusive practi...
January 26, 2009
What books compel a second—or third or fourth—reading? How is the second reading different from the first, and what does the difference reveal about the book or the reader? We asked ten writers, including Margaret Miles, Gordon Atkinson, Mary Doria Russell, Diana Butler Bass and David Cunningham, to name a book that they chose to reread, and to share their reactions "the second time around."
October 20, 2008
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Pastors need to reflect on their lives--on what they do, why they do it, and how such doing shapes a way of life. F. Dean Lueking and John Galloway Jr....
September 19, 2003
Eugene Peterson on pastoral ministry
March 13, 2002
The number of ordained clergy age 35 or under in mainline denominations is remarkably low....
April 11, 2001