So You Don’t Want To Go To Church Anymore

It’s not often I am mistaken by a fellow traveler at an airport for being a New Age type but the title of this book beside me led the person next to me to imagine that I would be interested in staying over at her retreat where I could engage in mud baths, reiki, card reading and massage. The book found its way into the cover of my newspaper for the rest of the trip before just in case someone else invited me to their establishment to get my fortune told and my energies re-centered. The last book along these lines I read was ‘Exiles’ by Michael Frost but this one is purely fictional. For many people, not wanting to go to church any more is not fictional at all. Read some sections of the book for a preview here. (more…)