Holy Grounds: The Surprising Connection between Coffee and Faith - From Dancing Goats to Satan's Drink

Holy Grounds: The Surprising Connection between Coffee and Faith - From Dancing Goats to Satan's Drink

by Tim Schenck

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ISBN-13: 9781506448237
Publisher: Augsburg Fortress, Publishers
Publication date: 04/02/2019
Pages: 230
Sales rank: 113,960
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

Tim Schenck, avid coffee drinker, Episcopal priest, writer, and creator of the popular online devotion Lent Madness, serves as pastor of St. John's Episcopal Church in Hingham, Massachusetts. When not tending to his congregation, writing, or drinking coffee (often simultaneously), Tim enjoys life with his wife, Bryna, two teenage sons, and the family's two dogs. Follow him on Twitter @FatherTim.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Coffee Connections
Chapter 2: In the Beginning: Coffee Creation Stories
Chapter 3: Origin Tour
Chapter 4: Coffee and Prayer
Chapter 5: Satan's Drink: Coffee and Christianity
Chapter 6: God's House, Not Maxwell's House: Coffee and Judaism
Chapter 7: The Power of Ritual
Chapter 8: Coming to America
Chapter 9: The Green Elephant in the Room
Chapter 10: Coffeehouse Culture
Chapter 11: Coffee's Shadow Side
Chapter 12: Fair Trade, Fair Wage
Chapter 13: Goodbye Styrofoam: Environmental Impact
Chapter 14: Church Coffee: A Mixed Blessing
Last Sip
Acknowledgments

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