It’s not that we lack information about religion. It’s that we don’t deeply inhabit the religious stories we do know.
Life of Faith
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To love the world as an American black man is a subversive act.
But is it fair to expect it?
Now it’s my turn to hold the memory of faith for her.
Ilana Kurshan shows how the practice of Daf Yoni gave structure to a life made formless and void.
At the heart of each lesson is storytelling and wondering.
The resurrection is an old, old message. But I need to be reminded.
Humility is always a personal act of inner volition.
Here he was: prostrate, limp, a huge tube going down his windpipe.
Penny embodies the kind of love that holds onto hope amid suffering, redemption amid pain, and forgiveness amid hurt.
My hermeneutic of suspicion wasn’t enough. I needed a hermeneutic of the hip.
Foot washing expresses John’s vision of communion.
I love the church. It's harder to love specific congregations.