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2013 NYC Conference Recordings: Good News That Never Gets Old

Another heartfelt thank-you to everyone who helped put on this year’s Mockingbird Conference in NYC, especially our friends at Calvary St. George’s Church. It’s a good thing most of the presentations below have to do with grace, as the very thought of trying to top it is incredibly scary…! Speaking of freebies, though, we are […]

Hopelessly Devoted: Matthew Chapter Twenty Eight Verses One Through Ten

This morning’s devotion comes from Jacob Smith. A reminder that this devotion (and 364 others) will be released at the Spring Conference in the long-awaited Mockingbird Devotional: Good News for Today (and Every Day). “…Do not be afraid, for I know that you seek Jesus who was crucified. He is not here, for he has […]

Hopelessly Devoted: Matthew Chapter Twenty Eight Verses One Through Ten

In light of Holy Week, this week’s devotion looks forward to Easter morning, wherein we find great hope for the hopeless, in the midst of great suffering and great loss. It comes from Rev. Jacob Smith, who will be the chaplain for this month’s NYC conference. Do not be afraid, for I know that you […]

2010 Mockingbird Conference Details

While you’re enjoying the fruits of our recent mini-conference, we wanted to share a couple of exciting updates about our upcoming conference in New York City, April 15-17th: 1. The preliminary schedule is now posted. Though subject to change (esp Saturday morning), we hope that it will help you in planning your travel. [Updated 2/11/10]. […]

The Power To Cut Through Humanity’s Baloney: Mockingbird in Modern Reformation

If you haven’t already, be sure to check out the brand new Jan/Feb issue of Modern Reformation magazine. We are proud to report that two Mockingbird contributors have pieces published within its pages. The first is a feature(!) by Jacob Smith entitled The Authority Of The Bible: “It ain’t IS necessarily so!” The priceless tagline […]

Another Week Ends: Thornton Wilder, Issues Etc, Bad Coach, Parks and Rec

1. Maybe it’s because it’s so nice out, or maybe it’s because we completely forgot to mention his fantastic Conference talk in our recent newsletter, or maybe it’s because his Good Friday and Easter sermons were so inspired, but we urge you to check out the following write-up over 1a. Supplied by above preacher, […]

Goodness Kills Love

At all events when, after many hours, the door was opened and people thronged in, they found the murderer unconscious and in a raging fever. The prince was sitting by him, motionless, and each time that the sick man gave a laugh, or a shout, he hastened to pass his own trembling hand over his […]

The 2008 Mockingbird Conference: God’s Grace in a World of Glory

A week has passed and I can still hardly believe how well our first conference went! Sean and I want to thank everyone who came, and everyone who helped make it happen. It was an experience we will definitely keep with us for a long time to come. For those of you who couldn’t make […]