I’ve been trying to learn to listen all my life. I’m still at it and have a long way to go. Learning to listen is a lifelong discipline.
Article worth discussing: “How to Reach the West Again: Six Essential Elements of a Missionary Encounter” (Timothy Keller)
Tim Keller lists six things necessary if the followers of Jesus are to make the gospel attractive and plausible in our increasingly post-Christian world.
Piranesi is a novel that tells a delightfully imaginative story and invites us to ask questions that need serious reflection.
A magazine article by a superb author on hospitality (and Tom Hanks) worth reading and discussing.
Two magazine articles on disgust—something that is sadly tearing the fragile fabric of our society—that are worth reading and discussing.
Dietrich Bonhoeffer reminds us that to love means to listen. No exceptions.
Psychologists call it languishing; most people call it the Blahs. There are ways to move from languishing towards flourishing, and to help others move, too.
Articles worth discussing: “Forgiveness that Matters” (Jonathan Richardson) and “The Fading of Forgiveness” (Tim Keller)
Two magazine articles on forgiveness and justice worth reading and discussing.
Movies are worth discussing because they are the stories of our culture and our world. Here is a set of discussion questions that can be used with every film.
The wisdom of the Church summarized in the Westminster Larger Catechism on the 9th commandment speaks to how we should speak today.