Work and Vocation

Apr
18
What Now After Easter?

What Now After Easter?

N.T. Wright says the world is open to unending opportunities because of the empty tomb: > “The point of the
1 min read
Mar
26
Our Vocation of Communion, Love, and Service

Our Vocation of Communion, Love, and Service

> “We all have a vocation, and our vocation has fundamental commonality. It’s a vocation to live in communion with
Mar
15
How to Build an Attention Collection?

How to Build an Attention Collection?

David Dark in his book Life’s Too Short to Pretend You’re Not Religious [https://www.amazon.com/Lifes-Short-Pretend-Youre-Religious/
7 min read
Mar
08
Dr. Paul Farmer on Doing Hard Things

Dr. Paul Farmer on Doing Hard Things

The world renowned physician and founder of Partners in Health Paul Farmer died a couple weeks ago. His work took
1 min read
Mar
07
James Baldwin on the Artists Vocation

James Baldwin on the Artists Vocation

> “The artist is distinguished from all other responsible actors in society — the politicians, legislators, educators, and scientists — by the fact
1 min read
Jan
28
We All Help in Different Ways

We All Help in Different Ways

Austin Kleon recently interviewed Tim Kreider [https://austinkleon.com/2022/01/27/are-you-really-helping-here-my-interview-with-tim-kreider/] and shared these wise words: > “Are you
1 min read
Jan
27
Trojan Horse for the Human Heart

Trojan Horse for the Human Heart

Bestselling Sci-Fi author Hugh Howey [https://hughhowey.com/the-power-of-story/] said this about stories: > “Stories are a Trojan Horse for the
1 min read
Jan
17
Good and Necessary Trouble on MLK Day

Good and Necessary Trouble on MLK Day

Two key figures of the Civil Rights Movement in the 50s and 60s were Martin Luther King Jr. and John
1 min read
Aug
29
A Leave of Presence

A Leave of Presence

Before Life Itself [https://smile.amazon.com/dp/B00T47ZG2C?tag=amz-mkt-chr-us-20&ascsubtag=1ba00-01000-a0049-mac00-other-smile-us000-pcomp-feature-scomp-feature-scomp&ref=aa_scomp_srsr1] , I knew little
5 min read
Jul
17
Lessons from Creem Magazine

Lessons from Creem Magazine

In the late 60s, Barry Kramer started a Rock n Roll magazine. He named it Creem [https://www.creemmag.com/
4 min read