For those who enjoy the writings and lectures of Walter Brueggemann let me make you aware of a series he did titled “The Other Way” at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church in Cincinnati, Oh (from which our caption contest has derived). It is an examination of various Old Testament texts where the people of God must maintain their identity in the midst of empire. There is a lot that is applicable for modern Christians and many things he will say that will unnerve you in a healthy  way. Here are those lectures: