Deanna A. Thompson teaches religion at Hamline University in St. Paul, Minnesota, and is the author, most recently, of Hoping for More: Having Cancer, Talking Faith, and Accepting Grace.
Rethinking Everything You’ve Been Taught about Salvation and the Cross
For Sharon Baker, theological consistency is essential, because “our perception of God influences how we behave.”
Illness and God’s promises
When Ash Wednesday arrived in 2009, my recently diagnosed stage IV cancer had already reduced two of my vertebrae to dust. I feared that the rest of me wasn't far behind.
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