Ryan Carter posted a blog post
Read Fiction for Christ’s Sake
‘Make the most of the time, because the days are evil’ says Paul to the Ephesian church (5.16). Somehow many of my brothers and sisters have taken this as an injunction against reading fiction. ‘Why would we spend time…
Ryan Carter posted a blog post
Christ the Conqueror of Hell: The Descent into Hades from an Orthodox Perspective
By Archbishop Hilarion Alfeyev (SVS Press, 2009)
What could a Russian Orthodox Archbishop’s in-depth look at Eastern liturgies have to do with the urban church? Very…
Aug 27
Ryan Carter posted a blog post
Letters to the Church by Francis Chan (David C Cook, 2018)
“Imagine you find yourself stranded on a deserted island with nothing but a copy of the Bible. You have no experience with Christianity whatsoever, and all you know about the Church will com…
Aug 5
Ryan Carter posted a blog post
“Roots Down, Walls Down”
Prison life tends to magnify religious diversity. In many prisons, inmates must choose one religious affiliation (out of 22 at our local state prison) and stick with the activities and services of that religion. Even non-rel…
May 1
Ryan Carter and Andrew Lee are now friends
Feb 25