[easyazon_image align=”left” height=”250″ identifier=”0812995848″ locale=”US” src=”https://englewoodreview.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/51uFaHC8ehL-2.jpg” tag=”douloschristo-20″ width=”165″]One of this week’s best new book releases is…
Braving the Wilderness: The Quest for True Belonging and the Courage to Stand Alone
Hardback: Random House, 2017
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Brené Brown did an extended interview this week on the NPR show, 1A…
“In this age of increased polarization, maybe our ideas about belonging need to be re-examined. Social scientist and storyteller Brené Brown argues in her new book that ‘we can find sacredness both in being a part of something and in standing alone when necessary.'”
This conversation will provide much for churches to discuss, in terms of what it means to belong to a community.
C. Christopher Smith is the founding editor of The Englewood Review of Books. He is also author of a number of books, including most recently How the Body of Christ Talks: Recovering the Practice of Conversation in the Church (Brazos Press, 2019). Connect with him online at: C-Christopher-Smith.com