Books, Ministry, Pastoral Life

Book Clubs: A Christian Tradition

The Church has a long history of supporting the arts.¬†During the middle ages in Europe, the church was responsible for the education and formation of the people. During a time when the majority of the people lived with the ever looming threat of starvation, the church provided a home and a livelihood for young people… Continue reading Book Clubs: A Christian Tradition

Books, First Line Fridays

First Line Fridays #1: “Cutting for Stone” by Abraham Verghese

Welcome to First Line Fridays! First Line Fridays a fun meme hosted by¬†Hoarding Books! The aim of the game? Grab the book closest to you and share the first line!   Author: Abraham Verghese Genre: Novel First lines: "After eight months spent in the obscurity of our mother's womb, my brother, Shiva, and I came… Continue reading First Line Fridays #1: “Cutting for Stone” by Abraham Verghese