Nurturing Communities of God’s Love

Guest Series by David Janzen The Holy Spirit is planting a new generation of Christian intentional communities. For three years I’ve been visiting these groups and now, with the help of younger communitarians, the book about that movement that we’ve been working on together, is out. It’s titled The Intentional Christian Community Handbook: For Idealists, [Read More…]

What Is Community? Learning from Saint Benedict

Today, July 11th, is the feast of Saint Benedict. On the day when this father of Western monasticism died, communities around the world will celebrate the gift of his life and witness. People throughout history have turned to The Rule of Saint Benedict for the same reason that people in sixth-century Italy flocked to Benedict [Read More…]