catapult magazine

catapult magazine
Let's Get Together

vol. 1, num. 1 :: 2002.09.13 — 2002.09.26

What are our responsibilities to each other as we build community and what does practical community look like?



Bean-counting and babysitting

Spending an afternoon in a house that two families share reveals the benefits of an option more families should consider.


Radical gathering

On the relevance of community to September 11


Some say the Midwest is dying

A young couple mourns and celebrates the passing of time as they visit the small town of Hospers, Iowa.

The ties that bind

A teen-aged boy struggles with the many dimensions of what it means to be his brother's keeper as he cares for his mentally handicapped older brother.

<i>camping is not optional</i> 2002

Shared vision provides instant community at the annual camping is not optional event.


The show must go on

The Eminem Show combines technical improvements with the same flair for controversy presented in earlier efforts.

Gentle radicalism

Despite several flaws in reasoning, Roaring Lambs provides a compelling argument for Christians to transform culture.


Weaving the web


daily asterisk

Even in a country you know by heart
its hard to go the same way twice
the life of the going changes.
The chances change and make a new way.
Any tree or stone or bird
can be the bud of a new direction. The
natural correction is to make intent
of accident. To get back before dark
is the art of going.

Wendell Berry
“Traveling at Home” from Traveling at Home

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