Book Review: “Beauty and Catechesis” by Rev. Gaven M. Mize

Rev. Gaven Mize’s new book, Beauty and Catechesis, is a wonderful gift to the Church. Published by Grail Quest Books, Beauty and Catechesis brings to the forefront an often overlooked medium for confessing the faith—the visual arts. With the expertise … Continue reading

Catechetical Aesthetics with Pastor Mize (Part 2)

This is part 2 of a 3-part series on what the things we see in church can teach us. For part 1, click here.  A Congregational Study of the “Teach us, Augustana” Classes: Class II Rev. Gaven M. Mize Augustana … Continue reading

Catechetical Aesthetics with Pastor Mize (Part 1)

Pastor Gaven Mize of Augustana Lutheran Church in Hickory, NC has begun producing a series of really great videos about the significance of what we see in church. These videos are exceedingly practical. For example, Pr. Mize makes a helpful connection between liturgical … Continue reading