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PUBLISHED: Monday, September 9, 2019 by Brad Lyons

We often read to escape the aspects of life that worry us: discrimination, greed, conflict, and so on. But we all know the maxim about the two things we can’t escape. Dana Trent takes on the darker one – death, not taxes– in her new book, Dessert First: Preparing for Death While Savoring Life. read more...
PUBLISHED: Monday, July 29, 2019 by Brad Lyons

For Disciples congregations and those who study our denomination, Disciples provides plenty of conversational fodder. You may not agree with the authors – after all, disagreement is part of the Disciples way – but by participating in the discussion, you’re adding to the unique dialogue that is a part of our history and our faith. read more...
PUBLISHED: Friday, June 7, 2019 by Brad Lyons

Yes, For Such a Time as This is a story about guns. But at its heart, it's truly a story about forgiving the unforgiveable, one of the toughest challenges our faith asks for us. Sharon Risher shared her harrowing story that will inspire you to live into your own power to forgive. read more...
PUBLISHED: Tuesday, May 14, 2019 by Brad Lyons

These days, for progressive Christians, plenty of social justice struggles make us feel helpless: gun violence in schools, immigration, quality education, health care, civil rights, LGBTQIA+ equality, gender equality, the environment, economic inequity – the list is overwhelming.  Sadly many of those issues have seen significant setbacks in recent years. We’re losing. And when we’re losing, it’s human instinct to begin to lose hope.  What matters is what you choose to do about that hopelessness. read more...
PUBLISHED: Wednesday, April 24, 2019 by Deborah Arca

We all have our "God" moments. America's Holy Ground connects those holy moments in our lives with the country's 61 national parks, transforming your experiences in these hallowed grounds into something beyond a tourist's perception. read more...
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