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Spiritual Formation

A Peaceful Urgency 150 150 Andrew Hicks

A Peaceful Urgency

Many things that are frequently said among my Pastor peers makes me uncomfortable or upset. One thing in particular has been bothering me even more lately. I think we have…

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Digital Minimalism: A Review 150 150 Andrew Hicks

Digital Minimalism: A Review

Cal Newport’s Digital Minimalism: Choosing a Focused Life in a Noisy World was a game changer. If you, like me, have been greatly bothered by the ways technology has hindered rather…

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Dare to Lead: A Review 150 150 Andrew Hicks

Dare to Lead: A Review

Brene Brown is a well-known and well-respected leader of leaders who has been widely popular for at least a decade now. Her TED talks are among the most viewed and…

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Everyday Mystics 683 1024 Andrew Hicks

Everyday Mystics

for Christ plays in ten thousand places, lovely in limbs, and lovely in eyes not his To the Father through the features of men’s faces – Gerald Manley Hopkins I…

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The Pastor’s Bookshelf: A Review 1024 683 Andrew Hicks

The Pastor’s Bookshelf: A Review

Austin Carty has a Pastor’s Bookshelf and in his book he welcomes the reader to take a peek at that shelf and to learn how to build your own shelf.…

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Jesus and John Wayne: A Review 1000 667 Andrew Hicks

Jesus and John Wayne: A Review

This book is a historical account of recent white evangelical history in the United States. I think every white, evangelical church goer should read this book! It subverted many assumptions…

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The Mysticism of Mathematics 1024 683 Andrew Hicks

The Mysticism of Mathematics

I was not a great mathematician. If you know me well at all I’m sure that surprised you! Nonetheless, I have decided that math is beautiful, poetic, and mystical. That’s…

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lex orandi, lex credendi 768 1024 Andrew Hicks

lex orandi, lex credendi

I am a fan of Sarah Barton’s Strengthening the Soul of Your Leadership. In the book she references several fragments of prayers from Ted Loder’s Guerrillas of Grace. Because I am such…

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Powerful Prayers 768 1024 Andrew Hicks

Powerful Prayers

I have recently become a fan of Richard Beck’s blog Experimental Theology. He recently published a post where he shared a prayer from Every Moment Holy that he particularly enjoyed. Shamelessly, I…

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A Prayer for Playfullness 1024 683 Andrew Hicks

A Prayer for Playfullness

If you are like me, there are moments in your work and life when you struggle to play. Here is a prayer I wrote to help me remember that I…

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