How does poetry impact our spiritual formation, as well as our ability to read the Bible? The challenging text of the slaughter of the innocents in Matthew 2 offers a powerful case study.
God spoke to me, and surprised me, through my own words as well as the words of a colleague this past week.
What are poetry feedback groups, and why do they matter? Check out my article about my own experience of finding God through leading poetry feedback groups.
This year, I've celebrated Black History Month by learning from Black artists and poets, past present, and future. The more I learn, the more I want to learn.
Poems (and psalms) alone are not sufficient to address injustice. But they can be a first step in the right direction.
Hint: it has something to do with the prophetic voice, wonder, and fire pits.
My recent enchantment with the long poetic tradition surrounding the Jewish holidays Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.