Not to be missed, this documentary of the life, hopes and challenges facing Steve Gleason, an NFL player diagnosed with ALS is at once informative, uplifting, heartbreaking, heartfelt, raw, sad, funny, joyous and hopeful and all sorts of other things you yourself will be able to name once you see it. And you should see it.
It’s a special show to celebrate the second anniversary of Popping Collars. Betsy, Burl, Cara, Greg, and Liz give their top three book recommendations for summer reading. What makes a great summertime book and what do we look for from the written word that we don’t ask of other media?
In the Magazine we’ve been exploring the spirituality of summer. In this essay, Tessa Darke, age 10, speaks about the feel of summer at her church amidst a number of changes in this season. This is especially good reading for those who might despair over the future of the church; its in good hands.
This week’s review is the Robert Redford narrated exploration of America’s natural wonders; ‘National Parks Adventure’
Dear Mrs. Connolly,
I’ve been putting off writing this letter for a while now. Because you see, even though I know you’re about to retire from teaching religion at my children’s school, and even though I’m extremely happy for you, I want to bury my head in my pillow and deny, deny, deny that you are leaving us.
I still remember the day that we met a few years ago. It was spring time, and my family was getting ready to move […]
This originally appeared as part of the Daily Sip, a ministry of St John’s Cathedral in Denver, CO
by Charles LaFond
Sabbath is the pathway to the fields in which God lays in the sun waiting to be with us. But we must walk the pathway that leads through the proverbial woods of the many tree-like tasks which so seduce us from the commandment to take rest with God.
Are we courageous enough to walk the pathways which lead through our “to-do-list forests” […]
This week’s review is the ethically challenged film ‘Our Kind of Traitor,’ a John le Carre novel brought to film starring Ewan McGregor