My state has the same number of churches as prisoners. This fact haunts me.
Denominational meetings can be difficult. My Sunday school class reminds me what's at stake.
For a long time, Luther's hometown lay forgotten.
It’s dangerous to trust God in the face of suffering. It’s more dangerous not to.
Instead of glorifying the past, what if we treated the present as precious?
Political journalism may need to do more, but it also needs to do less.
People read J. K. Rowling’s books as if they were scripture. What if they were?
Integration is one solution to a history of oppression. New Zealand's churches tried another.
Stranger Things reassures us that the stories of the past can give us the courage to face whatever danger looms.
Luke's text for Reign of Christ Sunday is a searing critique of leaders who are powerful but not vulnerable.
I'd left the practice of testimony in my childhood church. Then I learned why Luke suggests it when your world is falling apart.
A retired colonel taught me about the courage it takes to love our enemies.
It's odd the way this volume deals with Barack Obama. It's a shame it has to deal with David Barton at all.
Teenage girls navigate a tough landscape. There are tools the church can offer them.
How can God speak through what is soft and breakable? How can we?
Trump isn’t the only one who says things used to be better.
Joy Williams’s stories disarm, bewilder, and awaken us.