God and the Abolitionists

My son got to stay up late last night to watch the premiere of PBS’s new docu-drama The Abolitionists. This three hour film attempts to tell the incredible story of America’s first civil rights movement, when a strange coalition of ordinary people banded together across lines of class, race, gender and politics to work for [Read More...]

The Truth About Community

I’m just back from our annual winter retreat with the community at Rutba House. Sometime early on, someone told us intentional communities have to retreat to survive. Thank God, we took them at their word. Just before we left, I opened the mail on Friday to find an old article from Clarence Jordan that a [Read More...]