Good Reads…

Here are some of the books getting a buzz at PCC. You can tell from the titles that we are doing lots of thinking about the future of the Church and how we are going to get there…

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Cotes

Faith Shift by Kathy Escobar

The Righteous Mind: Why Good People are Divided by Politics and Religion by Jonathan Haidt

Bad Girls of the Bible by Barbara Essex

Shalom and The Community of Creation: An Indigenous Vision by Randy S. Woodley

Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life by Karen Armstrong

A Path Appears: Transforming Lives, Creating Community by Sheryl Woodun and Nicholas Kristof

Holy Ghost Girl by Donna Johnson

Help Thanks Wow: Three Essential Prayers by Anne Lamott

The Comforting Whirlwind: God, Job, and the Scale of Creation by Bill Mckibben

The Future of Faith by Harvey Cox

Saving Jesus from the Church: How to Stop Worshiping Christ and Start Following Jesus by Robin R. Meyers

The Evolution of Faith: How God is Creating a Better Christianity by Phillip Gulley

The First Christmas by Marcus Borg and John Dominic Crossan

Christianity after Religion by Diana Butler Bass

Cultivating Peace: Becoming a  21st Century Peace Ambassador by James O’Dea

Why Did Jesus, Moses, the Buddha, and Mohammed Cross the Road?: Christian Identity in a Multi-Faith World by Brian McLaren