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Time Out! Finding Space in Time to Read

Spiritual reading takes space in time. Rushing through doesn’t really get at the pacing of the movement and rhythm of our spirit, but it is how most of us read. In the psalms the writers speak of meditating – chewing … Continue reading

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What Should Christians be Reading? A Few Thoughts

Reading effects how we view the world. From the fiction of J.K. Rowling to the insidious works of Fitzgerald, from the pages of the Bible to the writings of Thomas Malthus, reading molds our heads. So, what in the world … Continue reading

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Done With Book Reviews… For the Moment

I have made it to the point in my life where I am bartering with myself to encourage finishing books by offering myself more books. It’s a vicious cycle. So for now, I have two more book reviews to do, but … Continue reading

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Book Review Season…. Interpretive Discourse

Over the last few months, I’ve polished off some pretty good books and managed to avoid stinkers. For the next few days, I plan on offering some reviews of four science fiction books and at least one spiritual formation book and … Continue reading

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What Teachers Do…. From a Toddler

J sat down with a book and ‘read’ it to us. Well, as much as a little girl of almost 3 can read. She definitely told stories about the pictures and the friends on the pages going on adventures. It was … Continue reading

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Never Done Turning Pages: Thank Goodness!

Over the last few months I have picked up a slew of books, and while I have made good progress, I still haven’t caught up on all that I want to get done. That might be as good a definition … Continue reading

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When We Start

Being passionate about anything from swimming to reading to studying, about anything at all, means that we want to share that passion with someone. Parents want to share that passion with their kids and usually as soon as possible. When’s … Continue reading

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