New Community Project: Soul Bare

Posted in: Call For Submissions, Community Projects- Jul 13, 2012 No Comments

Civitas Press is pleased to announce a new community project called, Soul Bare: Reflections on Becoming Human.  This community project will be a collection of stories that explore people’s experiences with facing their fears and discovering the hidden human being underneath. Cara Sexton explains: “Standing emotionally naked before God and others, facing our fears and […]

New Community Project: What A Woman Is Worth

Posted in: Call For Submissions, Community Projects- Oct 31, 2011 20 Comments

Civitas Press is pleased to announce a new community project called, What A Woman Is Worth.  This community project will be a collection of essays that explore people’s experiences, perspectives, and thoughts on the worth of women and girls in an effort to bring about greater awareness of the cultural endemic that leaves them wounded, […]

New Community Project: Not Afraid: Stories of Find Significance

Posted in: Call For Submissions, Community Projects- Sep 07, 2011 1 Comment

Civitas Press is pleased to announce the next community project called, Not Afraid: Stories of Find Significance.  Not Afraid explores stories of people who have overcome fears and found their significance in the process. Alise Wright, editor for the Not Alone will be leading the project. Alise says, “In the past two years, I’ve faced […]

The Practice of Love Workshop

Posted in: Call For Submissions, Community Projects, Infos- Jul 07, 2011 No Comments

Civitas Press is pleased to announce a workshop on The Practice of Love. This 4-week workshop led by Jonathan Brink, editor of The Practice of Love Volume 1, is designed to create a space for each participant to engage the words of Jesus in a very practical way. Over the four week experience, participants will […]

Review of The Practice of Love

Posted in: Book Reviews, Community Projects- Jun 02, 2011 No Comments

Steve Palm-Houser at the Examiner, offers up a wonderful book review of The Practice of Love.  In it, Steve writes: “The rabbi Jesus had little time or patience for theological abstractions and debates over fine points of the moral law. What mattered most to Jesus was the practical, on-the-ground, day-to-day living out of the two […]

Reminder Of Online Writing Class

Posted in: Community Projects, Infos- May 06, 2011 No Comments

Civitas Press is pleased to announce a writing class for those interested in developing a story for Volume 2 of The Practice of Love.This unique project has generated unique interest and so we’re creating a class to support writer’s in crafting a story. Price: $69 This 4-week workshop led by Jonathan Brink, editor of The […]

The Practice of Love Is Now On Sale

Posted in: Book Announcements, Community Projects- May 01, 2011 No Comments

Civitas Press is pleased to announce that The Practice of Love: Real Stories of Living Into the Kingdom of God is now on sale. The book is available in Print for $15.99 at: Amazon http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0615450199 Barnes & Noble http://search.barnesandnoble.com/The-Practice-of-Love/Jonathan-Brink/e/9780615450193 And on Kindle for $9.99 at: Amazon http://www.amazon.com/Practice-Love-Stories-Kingdom-ebook/dp/B004Y1N152 It should be available for B&N’s Nook in […]

The Practice Of Love Writing Class

Posted in: Community Projects, Infos- Apr 12, 2011 No Comments

Civitas Press is pleased to announce a writing class for those interested in developing a story for Volume 2 of The Practice of Love.This unique project has generated unique interest and so we’re creating a class to support writer’s in crafting a story. Price: $69 This 4-week workshop led by Jonathan Brink, editor of The […]

Pre-Order The Practice of Love: Real Stories of Living Into the Kingdom of God

Posted in: Community Projects, New Releases- Apr 04, 2011 3 Comments

The Practice of Love: Living Into the Kingdom of God is now on PreSale.  Get your copy today. Multiple Quantities 1 Copy $15.993 Copies $44.975 Copies $69.95  

The Practice Of Love Update

Posted in: Community Projects- Dec 16, 2010 5 Comments

The Practice Of Love community project is wrapping up much quicker than we ever imagined.  Some absolutely fabulous voices are turning in some really great stories on what it means to practice love.  We’re still looking for submissions in the category of Loving Your Enemy, if you are interested.  The submission deadline is now January […]