New today from the Century:
- Bill McKibben on divesting from the oil industry: "As generations of coaches have delighted in pointing out, defense wins games. But we’re very far behind in the global warming game."
- Kyle Childress on the pipeline protesters in his pews: "Four Tar Sands Blockade young people showed up at church one Sunday. They were hungry for fellowship and encouragement—and just hungry."
- Carol Howard Merritt's religious hopes for 2013
- Jill Peláez Baumgaertner on recent poetry
- Gracia Grindal's lectionary blog post for this Sunday
- Lawrence Stratton's lectionary column for next Sunday (subscription required)
- Lois Huey-Heck on art by Jeremy Botts (subscription required)
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