VOLUME 5, Wake Up Call

The Wake Up Call – 5 November 2012

The Wake Up CallThe Wake Up Call –
5 November 2012

Like the smell of strong coffee wafting down the hall, we offer a few book-related thoughts and stories to jumpstart your day…

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Today is the feast of Elizabeth, the mother of John the Baptist.
Here is a poignant poem about Mary’s visiting Elizabeth by Luci Shaw

“In nature’s economy the currency is not money, it is life.” – Vandana Shiva, Physicist and Ecologist, born on this day 1952.

Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance” – Will Durant, Historian, born on this day 1885.

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Thanks be to God for this new day, may it be full of beauty and grace!

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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

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