Join a special group!

We would like to invite you to join a special email circle. It is called "Friends of HT".  Through this email list you will become engaged with the work and mission of Higher Things: "to promote [...]

Higher Movies: Beowulf

By Nathan Fischer When I first heard that the movie Beowulf was coming out (and in 3D, no less), I was absolutely thrilled. The poem is a classic, one of my favorites, and I just couldn’t wait [...]

Higher Movies: Beowulf

By Nathan Fischer When I first heard that the movie Beowulf was coming out (and in 3D, no less), I was absolutely thrilled. The poem is a classic, one of my favorites, and I just couldn’t wait [...]

God’s Gift of Phoebe

by Deaconess Sara Lemon Sadly, to many who hear the name “Phoebe,” the most vivid image in their minds is that of the spacey, brutally honest, but loyal blonde from Friends. A far better role [...]

Amen Conference Plenaries Announced!

Announcing that the Rev. George Borghardt and the Rev. Mark Buetow as plenary speakers at all three Amen conferences this summer!

What Makes a Saint?

by The Rev. Randy Asburry Everyone loves browsing through the family photo album. “Ah, what memories!” we say as we take in the faces and the antics of the past. Grandmas and grandpas; aunts [...]

“Pushing Daisies” Or Pushing Beliefs?

by Kimberly Grams I had a rule. But then Rev. Heinz asked if I had seen “Pushing Daisies” and was interested in the subject of the “afterlife” on TV. My rule? No new shows until the [...]

November Retreats/Lock-Ins

Information on November 2007 retreats and lock-ins.