Ever since the heyday of the church coffeehouse movement, there have been a lot of efforts to make a “modern” form of spirituality that will draw in people with little to no interest in traditional religious worship. A group of Episcopal ministries in Western Massachusetts is trying to improve the success rate of such efforts by blending the new with ancient church traditions.
I wrote this for Duke Divinity School’s Faith and Leadership publication. See? I clean up real nice when I put my mind to it.