Is Honesty the Best Preaching Policy?

By Joe LaGuardia They say that, in writing, honesty is the best policy.  Stephen King advises in On Writing that writing is best when it tells the truth.  In Right to Write, Julia Cameron has an entire chapter on honesty and its merits in writing.  Creative writing coaches will tell you, if it ain’t the truth, it ain’tContinue reading “Is Honesty the Best Preaching Policy?”

A Reading Life (prt. 18): Ditching Books

By Joe LaGuardia This is the final article of an 18-part series exploring the life of reading, writing, and vocational ministry. We Christians just finished the season of Lent. Although Lent means different things to different people, it boils down to practicing the spirituality of subtraction. We remove something from our life — either byContinue reading “A Reading Life (prt. 18): Ditching Books”