Robert Cornwall is pastor of Central Woodward Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) of Troy, Michigan, and editor of Sharing the Practice. He blogs at Ponderings on a Faith Journey, part of the CCblogs network.
For the Bible to belong not only to the church or the academy but to the people, a guidebook is needed. Harvey Cox provides one.
The Surprising Truths Behind Basic Beliefs
John Morreall's book is modeled after Peter Abelard's Sic et Non. Morreall wants Christians to ask questions of their beliefs and practices.
The Preacher in Conversation with Storytellers, Biographers, Poets, and Journalists
Cornelius Plantinga Jr. contends that to be fully prepared to share a word from God with a congregation, a preacher should attend to storytellers, biographers, poets and journalists.
An Exercise in ‘Negative’ Theology
If we're to take a negative route to reach a positive outcome, we will need an experienced and thoughtful guide. Few are bette