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Review of Nora Gallagher’s THE SACRED MEAL

by csmith - November 25, 2009 - 12:05 pm

A Brief Review of The Sacred Meal (Ancient Practices Series). Nora Gallagher. Hardback: Thomas Nelson, 2009. Buy Now: [ ChristianBook.com ] Reviewed by Chris Smith. The “Ancient Practices” series from Thomas Nelson – with its deep historical rooting and careful theological attentiveness – is rapidly becoming one of my favorite ongoing series of books. Thus, [...]

Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove Here Wed. May 6

by csmith - April 5, 2009 - 10:59 am

Building up the Church – Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove A Conversation on the relationship of traditional churches and the new monasticism Date: Wednesday, May 6, 2009 Time: 5:30pm – 8:00pm Location: Englewood Christian Church 57 N Rural St. Indianapolis, IN Facebook Invite here: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=50272647267 On Wednesday evening, May 6, Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove will lead us in a conversation [...]

From Ireland: Mike asks some questions about Christian communities

by csmith - October 6, 2008 - 7:22 am

An unauthorized cut-n-paste from Mike and Lisa’s Ireland blog: Yesterday, we enjoyed a marvelous day highlighted by an assembly of worship with the church in Kenmare. They were gracious enough to ask me to speak about Englewood. Although they kept thanking me for the words of encouragement to them, we were the ones most encouraged. [...]

Franz Jägerstätter: Martyr and Model

by csmith - October 26, 2007 - 3:23 pm

Today the Catholic church is beatifying Franz Jaggerstatter…  Regardless of one’s opinion on Roman Catholicism and/or its process of naming saints, this twentieth century martyr’s story is one that you should know:  Franz Jägerstätter: Martyr and Model