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A Closer Look #14 Greenhouses of Hope

A Closer Look #14 Greenhouses of Hope

Today I have a review of¬†Greenhouses of Hope: Congregations Growing Young Leaders Who Will Change the World edited by Dori Grinenko Baker, a collection of essays depicting various special – and powerful – ministries in congregations that might give one hope in up-and-coming young leadership. You can also read, rate, and comment on my review … Continue reading

A Closer Look #7 A Time For Burning.

A Closer Look #7 A Time For Burning.

Today I have a review of A Time for Burning, an excellent documentary about race relations in the church in the 1960s that echoes prescience today. You can also read, rate, and comment on my review at Amazon. A Time for Burning is a film that grabs your attention immediately, both mind and heart. This … Continue reading

A Closer Look #5 Teaching as a Sacramental Act

A Closer Look #5 Teaching as a Sacramental Act

Today I have a review of Teaching as a Sacramental Act by Mary Elizabeth Mullino Moore, a professor-turned-dean and ordained deacon in the United Methodist Church. I found a lot of inspiration on Moore’s book and hope you’ll give it a closer look. You can also read, rate, and comment on my review at Amazon. … Continue reading

A Closer Look #2 When God Comes Down

A Closer Look #2 When God Comes Down

Today I have a review of When God Comes Down: An Advent Study for Adults, an excellent and accessible advent study by Rev. James Harnish below. You can also read, rate, and comment on my review at Amazon. I considered several Advent studies this fall and the excellent price, an expanded book preview at Google … Continue reading