Work

What could fulfillment at work look like?

Songs or Silence

Should you listen while you work? Our technological boom has given rise to media available at all times and in…


Play

What does it mean to enjoy life?

How to be an Amateur

It’s ok to dabble. Liz Horst Liz Horst studied music and English literature at Grove City College and now lives…


Pray

What's left to hope for?

Unseen

God dignified our sufferings when he chose to join us in them—unseen. Kristen Sosebee Kristen Sosebee is wife to one…


Advent for the Weary

Into our exhaustion breaks the season of Advent, when we look to the Light of the World for consolation. Stephen Williams…


Commune

What does connection really mean?
Awaiting the King: Reforming Public Theology

Awaiting the King: an Interview with James K.A. Smith

As 2018 begins with the usual flurry of New Year’s resolutions—eat healthier, read more, spend more time with family—I wonder how many have added ‘love my neighbor’ to their list. I got to sit down with author and philosopher James K. A. Smith to learn how to make community a central focus in 2018 and learned it has a lot to do with Augustine. And Hope. 


Create

How do we find (and create) beautiful things?

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Humane Pursuits is taking applications for volunteer leadership roles. Apply now to join our exceptional team! Founded in 2009 by…


Sazerac

Or, how to spot an institution that skimped on its bartender. Philadelphia is known for its cocktails–especially its throwback speakeasies….


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