Posted by: Bob Clark | July 20, 2009

A Long Apprenticeship

“We assume that if something can be done at all, it can be done quickly and efficiently. Our attention spans have been conditioned by thirty second commercials….There is a great market for religious experience in our world; there is little inclination to sign up for a long apprenticeship in what earlier generations of Christians called holiness.”
— Eugene Peterson in A Long Obedience in the Same Direction

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