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Archive for November, 2012

Lent? Are you joking?

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

I know that is what you want to say….after all, Advent isn’t even here yet!  (nor Christmas which is a really good thing at our house since I don’t have the Thanksgiving decorations put away yet…sigh).  But, knowing that some of the more organized among you are already beginning to think about Lenten faith formation […]

The new look and direction for Fortress Press

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

The new “look” of the Fortress Press logo and booth at the recent AAR/SBL conference was noticed by many and, in particular, by two of the writers for Publisher’s Weekly, the industry magazine. Their article about the gathering, including a significant section on Fortress Press is here. My colleague, Will Bergkamp, Publisher & Managing Director for […]

Beam me up, Scotty!

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

Remember that, Star Trek fans?  I wish I could be “beamed up” this Sunday to attend worship at Community in Christ Lutheran Church in Cornelius (near Charlotte), NC.  Why?  Because I received this email from Pastor Travis Norton “This Sunday our congregation will present 20 Spark Story Bibles to 20 Montagnard Refugee children from Vietnam. […]

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