Storyteller Steven James assumes an enormous responsibility in this slim volume: retelling the entire story of redemption for a postmodern audience that needs to hear --- and experience --- that story in a fresh and powerful way. In the hands of a lesser writer, such a task could easily fall flat. Not so with James. Through his honest prose and beautiful poetry, he delivers on the promise inherent in the book's subtitle. He does indeed enable us to recapture the mystery.
Take, for instance, the chapter titled "chains," one of the 30 reflections on the key elements