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Jen is joined by ERB editors Chris Smith and John Wilson, as well as podcast producer and ERB contributor Joel Wentz, for a free-wheeling conversation about what we are all reading right now. We cover a wide span of genres, styles, and authors, so there’s bound to be a recommendation in here for almost everyone!
Books mentioned in this episode:
- Becoming Friends of Time: Disability, Timefullness and Gentle Discipleship by John Swinton
- Finding Jesus in the Storm: The Spiritual Lives of Christians with Mental Health Challenges by John Swinton
- Places I’ve Taken My Body: Essays by Molly McCully Brown
- The Virginia State Colony for Epileptics and Feebleminded: Poems by Molly McCully Brown
- Slow Church: Cultivating Community in the Patient Way of Jesus by C. Christopher Smith and John Pattison
- Living Gently in a Violent World: The Prophetic Witness of Weakness by Stanley Hauerwas and Jean Vanier
- Three Mile an Hour God by Kosuke Koyama
- The Overstory: A Novel by Richard Powers
- The Generosity:Poems by Luci Shaw
- Island of the Innocent: A Consideration of the Book of Job by Diane Glancy
- For Joshua: An Ojibwe Father Teaches His Son by Richard Wagamese
- Suppose a Sentence by Brian Dillon
- The Life and Death of Ancient Cities: A Natural History by Greg Woolf
- Living Things: Collected Poems by Anne Porter
- White Too Long: The Legacy of White Supremacy in American Christianity by Robert Jones
- Dominion: The Making of the Western Mind/How the Christian Revolution Remade the World by Tom Holland
- The Fires of Heaven: Book Five of the ‘Wheel of Time’ by Robert Jordan
- The Eye of the World: Book One of the ‘Wheel of Time’ by Robert Jordan
- A Jest of God by Margaret Laurence
- Sing, Unburied Sing: A Novel by Jesmyn Ward
- Men We Reaped: A Memoir by Jesmyn Ward
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