Feb 22, 2011

vol 124 No. 4

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Formation in faith does not happen by accident. It happens when churches puts commitment and creativity into the process and believe that the Holy Spirit is sure to show up.
February 7, 2011

Instead of fretting about worship style, perhaps we should be more concerned about scale. For all its extravagance, much worship today seems curiously trivial, inward and downsized.
February 11, 2011

Twain’s sorrows

Twain wearied of lecture tours and struggled with guilt over his absence when two of his daughters died. In his final years, the public seemed to want Twain himself more than his books.
February 15, 2011

How should we live?

No one has done more than N.T. Wright to make the broad sweep of the scriptural narrative speak vividly to laypeople--while challenging the academy by pressing profound motifs as far as they can go.
February 17, 2011

The Fighter

Boxing movies are hardly ever about boxing. This one's real subject is the pull of family.
February 7, 2011