Our Exodus Big Read has been well and truly launched! Here are some of the things that people have been writing and talking about at adsobigread.org. Submit your own posts, or send us articles that you’ve read and liked by emailing kpbstevens@gmail.com.

On Sunday, August 27, preachers throughout the diocese helped kick off the Big Read. Ten of their sermons are featured here: http://adsobigread.org/the-collective-wisdom-of-the-diocese-sermons-from-the-first-sunday-of-the-big-read/.

Also on Sunday,Walter Brueggemann both preached at Saint Timothy’s, Cincinnati and led an adult forum. Videos of both are available here: http://adsobigread.org/walter-brueggemann-kicks-of-the-exodus-big-read-at-saint-timothys/.

On Thursday, August 31,the Rev. Cal Lane of St. George’s, Dayton, offered a reflection on how to lead Bible studies, with the hope that anyone who wants to will use his guide to host a weekly or biweekly study of Exodus. You can read his wonderful post here: http://adsobigread.org/on-bible-studies-for-the-faint-of-heart/

On Friday, September 1, the Columbus Dispatch ran an article on the Exodus Big Read, featuring St. Philip, Columbus’s own Robin Holland. Robin is one of the presenters in our Exodus Big Read’s Adult Forum series. You can read the article here: http://www.dispatch.com/news/20170901/episcopalians-look-to-exodus-for-answers-to-modern-problems.

And finally, on Friday, our Rabbi in Residence, Daniel Bogard, joined Karl Stevens as they launched the first episode of their podcast “Lost in the Wilderness: A Priest and a Rabbi Explore Exodus.” You can listen to it here: http://adsobigread.org/lost-in-the-wilderness-episode-one/.