Monthly Archives: September 2013

It’s a Birthday… and That Means Gifts!

Sabbath in the Suburbs was released one year ago today! Tooooooooooot! Yeah… that was a party horn. What a fun, harrowing, joyful, tense, and fascinating experience it is to write and publish a book. I’m so thankful for the folks at … Continue reading

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Sabbath Supplementals: Enhanced Discussion Materials Are Here!

The Sabbath Supplementals are available now! Huzzah! We’ve got a discussion guide, suggestions for group activities and retreats, and other goodies for book clubs, Sunday School classes, and other folks making their way through Sabbath in the Suburbs. Download the PDF … Continue reading

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Sabbath Supplementals Update

It’s been fun to hear from book group leaders, pastors, and church educators about their plans to use Sabbath in the Suburbs this fall. Still need to order yours? Chalice and Amazon are open for business, or you can order directly from me. The Sabbath Supplementals should … Continue reading

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The Liturgy of Parenting

An excerpt from Sabbath in the Suburbs: Even if you’re not a creature of habit like I am, a lot of parenting is painfully repetitive. I’ve heard that the average baby uses 6,000 diapers before becoming toilet trained. I ponder … Continue reading

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