links to 4 items worth your time

1. The History of the Bible, Animated [4 min. video; National Geographic]

“… making the Bible available to the masses …”

2. ‘This Little Light of Mine’ Shines On, a Timeless Tool of Resistance

“You can’t just sing ‘This Little Light of Mine.’ You gotta shout it …”

3. The Gospel Work of Song

“Singing is part of what it means to be human.”

4. The Decline of American Christianity Is Real but More Complicated Than It Looks

“… this so-called decline is a bit more complicated than it might seem at first blush …”