Monday, November 30

Joel 1:11-20 Barbara Kingsolver’s Animal, Vegetable, Miracle chronicles the first year after her family’s move from Arizona to their farm in Appalachia and their vow to only eat what they can grow themselves or procure locally. They commit to this grow-your-own lifestyle out of environmental and health concerns, but they discover a much closer connection […]

Saturday, November 28

Luke 23:1-5 “Crowdsourcing” is a popular social media practice. Someone posts a question to the unseen mass of people out there and asks for responses. The questioner is usually hoping for interesting information, informed opinions, lively stories, trusted recommendations, or a firm consensus. Sometimes responses from crowdsourcing make it into a sermon or an article; […]