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RR Book Group: Just Mercy Week 3

By Jen Rose Yokel

For this week’s reading and discussion, we’re digging into Chapters 9-12. As Walter’s story progresses and we come to the conclusion of Stevenson’s efforts to free him, we’ll also take a look at justice regarding the mentally ill and women in poverty. Read More ›

RR Book Group: Just Mercy Week 2

By Jen Rose Yokel

This week, we’re looking at Chapters 5-8, but please feel free to continue talking about last week’s questions if something catches your attention. You’re welcome to jump in on Read More ›

RR Book Group: Just Mercy Week 1

By Jen Rose Yokel

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be reading and discussing Bryan Stevenson’s Just Mercy together. Every Tuesday, we’ll post a few questions inspired by the week’s reading.  Read More ›

The Half-Life of Holiness, Part 2

By John Pattison

In Part 1 of this piece I talked a bit about my new project on the re-enchanting of ordinary life. I also reflected on whether faithful presence might leave a trace that can be felt many years later. Read More ›

Reports of the Church’s Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated

By John Pattison

I spent a lot of time on the road in 2016. Too much time probably, considering that I was out there talking about the virtues of slowing down and staying put. Read More ›

Rabbit Reads: Just Mercy

By Jen Rose Yokel

You know we love our books at The Rabbit Room, so here’s a little help finding your next favorite. Welcome to Rabbit Reads, a new weekly series where we offer a recommendation from our overflowing shelves and open the floor for discussion. Read More ›

Introducing: The Pivot

By The Rabbit Room

Welcome to The Pivot—stories of people who have made a change. This is the introductory episode in which host Andrew Osenga tells us a bit about the journey that led to the podcast and what you can expect to hear in season one. Read More ›

If Steve Jobs Translated the Beatitudes

By John Pattison

I can’t remember for sure how it started. I think I was just driving around in my car when a phrase suddenly came to mind: “Here’s to the weak ones…” Read More ›

Make Something

By Andrew Osenga

One of the great things about writings songs (or books, or painting portraits, or recording podcasts) is that you don’t need permission. Read More ›

Getting Ethan #5

By Jonny Jimison

Click through for this week’s Getting Ethan comics. Read More ›

Every Moment Holy: Matching Donations!

By Pete Peterson

Yesterday saw the release of Douglas McKelvey’s illustrated edition of The Angel Knew Papa and the Dog, and today I want to talk about his next project, Every Moment Holy. Read More ›

Announcing the 2017 Hutchmoot Keynote Speaker!

By Andrew Peterson

I’m so pleased to let you know that David Taylor will be our Hutchmoot keynote speaker.

I met David last year, thanks in part to the famous (infamous?) video he produced, featuring a conversation on the Psalms with Bono and Eugene Peterson. Read More ›