Resources to help you flourish your city

The Paradox of Flourishing

We are meant to flourish—not just to survive, but to thrive; not just to exist, but to explore and expand. This statement comes from Andy Crouch’s new book, Strong and Weak: Embracing a Life of Love, Risk, and True Flourishing. The question is, how do we attain “true... read more

All of Life as Prayer

In my preparation for teaching the Made to Flourish webinar series, I have been reading… actually, something more like studying the book, Sacred Rhythms by Ruth Haley Barton. It is one of those resources that has been able to makes sense of the sometimes... read more

A New Lens

When I was in middle school, my dad gave me one of the most special gifts I’ve ever received. Noticing my burgeoning interest in biology, with great thoughtfulness and sacrifice my dad gifted me his microscope from medical school. He set up a dark room where I spent... read more