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Sins of the Fathers: A Review of the Fight Church Documentary

Sooner or later, every fighter learns the importance of respecting one’s opponent. In many cases, this lesson is learned on day one. You walk into a gym with shiny new boxing gloves and an unhealthy dose of self-confidence; you walk out with a shiner over your left eye and a newfound respect for other peoples’ skills. It doesn’t happen overnight, of course, but little by little, some fighters learn not only to respect their opponents’ skills but also to respect their opponents... Read More

Subversive Anabaptism: Revolution and Reformation in The Naked Anabaptist

Stuart Murray. The Naked Anabaptist: The Bare Essentials of a Radical Faith. Scottdale, PA: Herald Press, 2010. We are all familiar with the emerging church, a movement that, when coupled with new monasticism, can be credited with an incredible amount of theological and ecclesiastical reform in recent decades. Beginning in the early nineties, pastors and thinkers began to envision a robust Christianity beyond what they perceived as the stale fundamentalism that dominated much... Read More