Resources

Practicing Our Faith: Get Thee to a Community

By Martin Copenhaver

This sermon based on Acts 2:43-47 and I Corinthians 12:12-26 was preached at the Wellesley Congregational Church on February 28, 1999.

Living as community, then and now

By Dorothy Bass

A homily given by Dorothy Bass, based on Acts 2:43-47, at Valparaiso University Chapel, November 9, 2010.

Discerning and Deciding

By Thomas Blair

This sermon based on Romans 12:1-3 was preached at Second Presbyterian Church in Baltimore (MD) on July 26, 2009.

Study Guide for “Lord, Have Mercy: Praying for Justice with Conviction and Humility”

By Susan Forshey & Karen Meridith

Susan Forshey and Karen Meridith compiled this companion study guide for the book “Lord, Have Mercy: Praying for Justice with Conviction and Humility,” by Claire E. Wolfteich.

Study Guide for “Testimony: Talking Ourselves into Being Christian”

By Don C. Richter

This is the companion study guide for the book “Testimony: Talking Ourselves into Being Christian,” by Thomas G. Long.

Study Guides for “Sabbath”

By Robert Kruschwitz

This is a companion study guide to the “Sabbath” issue of “Christian Reflection: A Series in Faith and Ethics.” (c) 2002 The Center for Christian Ethics at Baylor University. All rights reserved. Permission is granted to reproduce these materials for personal or group study.

Sabbath (in series “Christian Reflection: A Series in Faith and Ethics”)

By Robert Kruschwitz

The July 2002 issue of “Christian Reflection: A Series in Faith and Ethics” features a collection of essays on the topic of Sabbath-keeping, including an interview with Dorothy Bass on “Opening the Gift of Sabbath.” (c) 2002 The Center for Christian Ethics at Baylor University. All rights reserved. Permission is granted to reproduce these materials for personal or group study.

Sabbatical for Others and Oneself

By Bill Gafkjen

In these blog posts, Pastor Bill Gafkjen advocates “the case for biblical sabbaticals” as a time of rest and renewal for others as well as for oneself.

Practicing Our Faith: Learning to Say No (and to Say Yes!)

By Martin Copenhaver

This sermon based on Deuteronomy 30:19-20 and II Corinthians 1:15-22 was preached at the Wellesley Congregational Church on March 21, 1999.

Study Guides for “Consumerism”

By Robert Kruschwitz

This is a companion study guide to the “Consumerism” issue of “Christian Reflection: A Series in Faith and Ethics.” (c) 2003 The Center for Christian Ethics at Baylor University. All rights reserved. Permission is granted to reproduce these materials for personal or group study.