Some questions won't go away. The creed says Jesus was crucified "for us," but what do those two little words mean? What good is the cross?
The years I spent preaching Easter brought me closer to the heart of resurrection news. They drove me deeper into the gospel.
A specifically Christian understanding of marriage doesn't insist on procreation. It insists that marriage mirrors God's fidelity.
I recently spent a night on the streets of London. I had two companions, who wondered if I was checking up on them in some way.
The U.S. may be heading toward European-style secularization. More surprisingly, several Latin American countries mirror conditions in the States.
It is easy to conclude that the Occupy movement was a flash in the pan, enacted by disgruntled people without a plan or staying power, a passing whim to be forgotten. This book insists otherwise.
Justin Lee's book is more than charitable to his Southern Baptist origins. But his heart-wrenching stories speak for themselves.
The act of sacrifice central to Beautiful Creatures works only because the characters' story is not entirely their own.