Today is the birthday of theologian Stanley Hauerwas!
Although I don’t always agree with him, Stanley Hauerwas’s work (and that of his many students, e.g., Phil Kenneson and others associated with The Ekklesia Project) has been absolutely vital to the Slow Church book that John Pattison and I co-wrote.
In honor of his birthday, I pick out 10 brief video clips of Hauerwas talking about key virtues and practices related to Slow Church.
Several of these clips were made by Travis Reed of The Work of the People. Be sure to visit his website, check out other extraordinary videos he has created and contribute generously to his work!
*** Check out the full catalog of TWOTP’s Stanley Hauerwas videos
Enjoy these short videos with Stanley Hauerwas:
Prayer/Waiting | Presence | Church Growth Movement
Patience | Formation in the Church | The Whole Church | Joy
Hope is Presence | Engaging Evangelicals | Community and Conflict
Prayer and Waiting:
“If prayer has taught me anything, it has taught me how to wait.”
NEXT (Presence) >>>>>>
Image Credit: From the cover to Hauerwas’s memoir Hannah’s Child… (Buy it now!)
Reading for the Common Good
From ERB Editor Christopher Smith
"This book will inspire, motivate and challenge anyone who cares a whit about the written word, the world of ideas, the shape of our communities and the life of the church."
-Karen Swallow Prior
Enter your email below to sign up for our weekly newsletter & download your FREE copy of this ebook!