Jake and Nathan talk about how not to redeem the culture.
- Reading, like any discipline, requires actual work. Sometimes mundane work. It is not (merely) a glorious series of transcendent moments and discoveries, like, y'know _Reading Rainbow _kinda makes you think.
- Reading (or any art) is not the ultimate point of the well-lived god-honoring life.
- If you're one of those Christians who thinks he's going to redeem the culture through it engaging it with the arts, you're pretty dumb.
What is The Bookening?
3 guys—a pastor, a scholar, and their gleeful provocateur—discuss the great books. We take God and literature seriously—but the second one not overly so.