Enjoy the Spiritual Wanderer? Go With This Flow

Take a Trip ‘Round the World … to True Friendship

https://readthespirit.com/home/wp-content/uploads/sites/15/2013/03/wpid-dc_thumb_Indian_railway_from_Mumbai.jpgFriendshipAndFaith: Our weekly series of stories about cross-cultural friendship takes us to India! You’ll love this story by Shahina Begg, describing how—as a young woman—she dared to circle the world to make new friends within her own family.

Why do so many more people believe in Heaven?

Through “Jesus Wars” to Rediscovering Christianity

https://readthespirit.com/home/wp-content/uploads/sites/15/2013/03/wpid-dc_thumb_Jesus_Wars_Philip_Jenkins.jpgGREAT FOR SMALL GROUPS: We’ve got news about two books guaranteed to spark spirited discussion. Part 1: Excerpt of Philip Gulley’s “If the Church Were Christian.” Part 2: Excerpt of Philip Jenkins’ “Jesus Wars.” Part 3: Gulley interview. Part 4: Jenkins interview.

Hauerwas 3: For the faithful there is no “Florida”

https://readthespirit.com/home/wp-content/uploads/sites/15/2013/03/wpid-dc_thumb_Florida_postcard.jpgFAITH AND AGING: What is “America’s Best Theologian” trying to say!?! Does he hate the Sunshine State? In Part 3 of our interviews with Stanley Hauerwas, he talks about the importance of keeping our wises friends within our communities.

Join in this Prayer for Our Despoiled Ocean …

And now, some “good news” out of troubled Michigan

https://readthespirit.com/home/wp-content/uploads/sites/15/2013/03/wpid-Friendship_And_Faith.jpgA HOPEFUL CHORUS of “good news” echoes across religious and ethnic communities in southeast Michigan with the launch of a new online magazine and book, “Friendship and Faith.” Read the news about the book launch.