Reading by the Ocean

I don’t know how the ocean got in my blood, but it did. Even though we lived hundreds of miles from the ocean my parents talked about it and told me about it: water as far as the eye can see, waves rolling and splashing, soft sand to play in and build castles with, and […]

The Bread of Life

Living life as a Christian is, at least in part, a matter of practices, doing Christian things, developing habits of faith: praying, worshipping, singing, sharing, giving. Augustine wrote about cultivating the habit of Christian virtue in terms of four specific forms of love. When scholars take up the topic they are inclined to use the […]