Questions that begin this way rarely have to do with the mission.
Selected posts from around our network of affiliated bloggers
Sarah Huckabee Sanders was denied a meal at a Virginia restaurant. I wonder who's welcome at our table.
Jonah wants God to hate his enemy as much as he does.
"Is this feeding your souls?" I asked after we slogged through another biblical bloodbath.
Nicodemus is perplexed. There's a lesson for us in his confusion.
We miss a lot when we don't invite children's presence and participation in worship.
My church is part of a group hosting Syrian refugees. When an Orthodox priest from Homs visited, we were reminded how much they've lost—but also of our shared faith.
By walking the path set out for me, I cede control of my destination.
The shock of Easter isn’t just the empty grave. It’s that God comes back from death and doesn’t condemn the unrighteous ones who put him there.
The individual right to gun ownership is the law of the land. Until it isn't.
Crucifixes are decidedly un-victorious objects.
Do we see God not only in nature's beauty, but in its untamable power?
I received word of the Marshall County High School shooting while reading a 900-year-old prayer for peace.
Creating art can seem futile in a world that prefers power and might to truth and beauty. But we've been here before.
In my three-year-old son's bathtime play, the Spirit still hovers over the water.