"Long calls us all into the presence of God, reminding us why we come to worship in the first place." -- Craig Dykstra, Vice President for Religion, Lilly Endowment, Inc.
"Pastors and congregations alike will profit greatly from a book so clearly written, so well thought through, so faithfully conceived." -- William H. Willimon, Professor of Christian Ministry, Duke University
"Thomas Long is eminently wise and acutely discerning! He calls us to genuine hospitality, gripping drama, festive creativity, and mission." -- Marva J. Dawn
About the Author
Thomas G. Long, Bandy Professor of Preaching at Candler School of Theology, Emory University, has been an ordained Presbyterian minister since 1971. In addition to his previous teaching positions at Princeton Theological Seminary, Columbia Theological Seminary, and Erskine Theological Seminary, he also served as director of Geneva Press, a division of the Presbyterian Publishing Corporation. He and his wife, Kimberly, live in Atlanta, Georgia.