Spiritual Formation

The Smallest Thing

In the work of social justice, liberation precedes reconciliation. Yet, says Douglass, neither can occur until our bodies get involved.

The Smallest Thing

Autumn: Gathering Time

The cycle of planting and harvest is hard-wired into us. Hampton Wright offers that we can stay attuned to this cycle and gather momentum for daily life through prayer.

Autumn: Gathering Time

What to Do with the Violence Within

Christians often distort God's word to justify violence. How might turning toward God cultivate passions for the good of others rather than allowing violence to take over?

What to Do with the Violence Within

Telling Yourself the Truth

In this sermon, Driesell suggests that Jesus' famous parable in Luke 15 can be understood as a story of two young men on the same journey of learning to tell the truth to and about themselves.

Telling Yourself the Truth

The Art of Spiritual Writing

The mystery and beauty of good spiritual writing is its power to minister to the reader. For this to happen, Hampton Wright says, the writer must conceive of the work as ministry.   

The Art of Spiritual Writing