A Call for Support

A Call for Support

July 1st, 2014

Ten years ago, my wife Amy and I started what is now called the Mennonite Worker. We offer guest rooms to the homeless and food to the hungry. We resist oppression as best as we can, sometimes getting arrested as we do so. We[Continue Reading...]

10 books I'd Like to Write

10 books I’d Like to Write

June 5th, 2014

Continuing the flow of my last post (where I offer reflections on publishing), I thought I’d share some book projects I’ve been kicking around.

I’m one of those people who hates being unoriginal. Because of this affliction[Continue Reading...]

Reflections on Publishing

Reflections on Publishing

June 4th, 2014

 

A little over a year ago, I self-published That Holy Anarchist. It is a little red tome about Christian Anarchism. I didn’t promote it or market it much at all.  So far, it has sold (in paperback and kindle), about 13[Continue Reading...]

In Defense of Extremism

In Defense of Extremism

February 12th, 2014

I am frustrated with the widespread mental habit of equating being “extreme” with rigidity or fundamentalism. Being “extreme” simply denotes having a view that is towards the ends of a bell curve. Many current mainstream id[Continue Reading...]

A Wolf at the Gate (an update as the campaign winds down)

A Wolf at the Gate (an update as the campaign winds down)

February 7th, 2014

Almost a month has passed since I launched a Kickstarter campaign for my next book project, A Wolf at the Gate. Compelled by my love for my son and a growing desire to impart radical nonviolent values (in a non-boring way) it[Continue Reading...]

Mark Van Steenwyk on the Unkingdom of God