Dan Stringer

navigating the convergence of faith, culture and the common good

Archive for August, 2011

August 31, 2011

Loon’s linkage (July/August ’11)

Rebecca Stringer on what NOT to say to a grieving parent (and thankfully, what TO say) Brett McCracken on lessons learned since his days as a Wheaton College freshman Rachel Held Evans on 13 things she won’t do this election season Jamie Smith compares post-Protestant skepticism and Catholic doubt Ellen Painter Dollar on the valuable but complex role of personal...

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August 20, 2011

Grief journal (9 months)

“Our lives can indeed be seen as a process of becoming familiar with death, as a school in the art of dying. I do not mean this in a morbid way. On the contrary, when we see life constantly relativized by death, we can enjoy it for what it is: a free gift.” —Henri Nouwen,...

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