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Sheryl Root
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The "Aha" Moment ... Culture Making: Posture and Gesture NEW POST #PrismofGrace #CultureMaking #CultureCare

I’ve been reading Andy Crouch’s excellent book Culture Making, and was blown away by chapter five, “Gestures and Postures.” As I read it, something clicked into place in my brain. It made so much sense, but I had never thought of it in the way he…

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Fresh Eyes on the Eternal Story NEW POST #prismofgrace

Familiarity with the Bible is a good thing, but if you’re like me, you may find that the more you read the Bible, the easier it is to lose the power and beauty that you first found there. This has nothing to do with Scripture, and everything to do with…

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NEW POST God at Work: Reflections on the Class @knoxseminary #PrismofGrace

As my class (God at Work: The Reformation and Vocation) comes to an end at Knox Seminary, I wanted to share some of the key things that stood out to me in our discussions and readings this week while they are still fresh in my mind. Be forewarned that…

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Find the Freedom of Vocation #Prismofgrace

Vocation is derived from the Latin word “vox” or “voice” (translated into Greek as “call”) and so we take the broadest view of things: Vocation is one’s entire life lived in response to God’s voice, God’s call. ~ Kate Harris As part of the class I’m…

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On Christian Liberty ... NEW POST: Luther, Christian life, and the Word of God #PrismOfGrace

I’ve started reading On Christian Liberty by Martin Luther in preparation for a class by Dr. Dan Siedell I’m auditing at Knox Seminary in March … God at Work: The Reformation & Vocation. I’m finding it hard to get past the first few pages because they are…

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Advent: The Longing of the "Already and Not Yet"

photo credit: Gingerburn via photopin cc I love the season of Advent. Yesterday I read a blog post by Sarah Bessey on the topic. One of the things she said was, “If Christmas is for the joy, then Advent is for the longing.” This really struck a cord in…
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