In the busyness of life today, many Christians lose sight of the disciplines, or practices, that keep them grounded. Participating in culture as salt and light demands an anchor point found only in the disciplined life. A few of these practices carry serious counter-cultural weight in a consumer-driven society.
The late Phyllis Tickle was founding editor of the Religion Department of
Publishers Weekly, the international journal of the book industry, and
is an authority on religion in America. In addition...