20 results for tag: CWR Magazine


Faith, Fiction, Fantasy & Truth – Brad Jersak

"Sometimes fairy stories may say best what’s to be said.” —C.S. Lewis “C.S. Lewis taught me that in fiction, stepping into magical realms means encountering earthly concerns in transfigured form.” —Lev Grossman CAN FICTION BE TRUE? I frequently encounter surprise and even disdain when I recommend works of fiction as an essential element in one’s spiritual or theological diet. Indeed, as a professor of theology, I’ve contended with students who were intent on exemptions from the classics I assign as coursework! “What’s the point? Novels aren’t true,” I’m told with incredulity. Or sometimes, I hear, “I only ...

August 2022 CWR Magazine

CLICK HERE to read now Brad Jersak: Faith, Fiction, Fantasy & Truth – pg. 2Monte Wolverton: IN, Not OF, the World – pg. 4Greg Albrecht: Fairy Tales, Fantasy & Parables – pg. 7

June 2022 CWR Magazine

CLICK HERE to read now Greg Albrecht: THIS is God – pg. 2Ed Dunn: A Father's Gift – pg. 5Brad Jersak: Does God Have Enemies? – pg. 7

April 2022 CWR Magazine

CLICK HERE to read now Brad Jersak: The Cross: God’s Eternal Mercy Seat – pg. 2Laura Urista: Trimming the Roses – pg. 5Richard Rohr: The Saving Power of the Cross – pg. 6Greg Albrecht: The Meaning(s) of the Cross – pg. 7

February 2022 CWR Magazine

(CLICK HERE to read now) Read Articles: Ruth Tucker: Confronting Religious Shaming– pg. 2Ed Dunn: Doing the Work– pg. 5Greg Albrecht: Changed in the Presence of Pure Love – pg. 7

December 2021 CWR Magazine

CLICK HERE to read now Greg Albrecht: Once Before Time– pg. 2Laura Urista: Awaiting Arrivals– pg. 5Kenneth Tanner: The Inalienable Rights of the Incarnation – pg. 6Brad Jersak: Jesus Christ Before His Birth – pg. 7

October 2021 CWR Magazine

Laura Urista: The Gospel According to Pooh-Bear– pg. 2Brad Jersak: Of Heretics, Kings & Foxes– pg. 4Greg Albrecht: How Far Will God Go for Love? – pg. 7

August 2021 CWR Magazine

CLICK HERE to read now (PDF Format) Greg Albrecht: God Is Not Fair– pg. 2Irene Frances: My Desire to Be Like Jesus– pg. 5Richard Rohr: God's Creatures Great and Small– pg. 5Brad Jersak: Was Jesus a Racist? – pg. 7

June 2021 CWR Magazine

CLICK HERE to read now (PDF Format) Brad Jersak: Papa's Love & Frightful Warnings– pg. 2Ed Dunn: Can We Talk?– pg. 5Rachel Ramer: "Shame On You!" Really?– pg. 6Greg Albrecht: The Bride of Christ – pg. 7

April 2021 CWR Magazine

CLICK HERE to read now (PDF Format) Greg Albrecht: When Jesus Rode into Town– pg. 2Laura Urista: The Heart of the Matter– pg. 4Ed Dunn: Let Not Your Heart Be Troubled– pg. 5Brad Jersak: Pastoral Perspective – pg. 7

February 2021 CWR Magazine

CLICK HERE to read now (PDF Format) Greg Albrecht: Christ or Nothing– pg. 2Richard Murray: Intellectual Honesty– pg. 5Brad Jersak: Pastoral Perspective – pg. 7

December 2020 CWR Magazine

December 2020 CLICK HERE to read now (PDF Format) Greg Albrecht: God Is With Us– pg. 3Brad Jersak: Phenomenal Cosmic Powers– pg. 8Ed Dunn: The Season of Lights – pg. 10Laura Urista: Christmas Presence – pg. 12Richard Rohr: Centered in the Presence – pg. 14Brad Jersak: Love or Syrupy Sentimentalism? -pg. 15