The opposite of homelessness

Hugh Hollowell didn't start Love Wins to convert souls or sober up addicts. He wanted to provide pastoral care to homeless people.

After prohibition

What will marijuana policy reform look like?

Twenty-two states now have legal cannabis markets of some form. Regulations are being made up on the fly—with consequences not yet known.

God's longing

Micha Boyett writes tenderly about her Southern Baptist background—even as she grafts herself into a more liturgical expression of the faith.

When the Westerners leave

After centuries of Westerners going to Africa to teach, documentary filmmaker James Ault goes to learn.


Reflections of the Lectionary

Reflections on the Lectionary

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