Category: Book Excerpt

Signs of Hope

By Mae Elise Cannon, Lisa Sharon Harper, Troy Jackson, and Soong-Chan Rah Pastor Jer Swigart leads the Open Door Community, a progressive young church, in Walnut Creek, California, outside San Francisco. The church community...

The Heartbeat of a Community

By Chuck Bomar Life in every community revolves around a different center. College towns revolve around the university calendar. Local restaurants are busy from September through April, and then the rhythm changes during the...

A Prayer for Prophets

If you missed the launch party for Kenji Kuramitsu’s A Booklet of Uncommon Prayer, you can watch the Facebook Live here. (Or the dance party afterwards, here!) To find out more about the prayer...

A Prayer for Darkness

  (This is the third visual is a series created by ESA’s Darren Calhoun from Kenji Kuramitsu’s A Booklet of Uncommon Prayer. To find out more about the prayer book, visit this page.) ESA is...