When I’m simply present to my own pain, I learn to be present to others’ pain, too.
These times call into question the nature and morality of power.
It is hard to say what will enamor readers more, the bird calls or the familial ones.
Massive struggle, intense suffering, and abundant joy
Discipleship-as-self-improvement doesn’t much resemble the way of Jesus.
He faces it.
Scott Samuelson considers seven responses to the age-old mystery.
Talking about God in the face of wounds that won’t go away
African American spirituality and God’s act of solidarity
Jesus in conversation with three women in the Gospels
I used to have Jeremiah 29:11 in a frame on my wall. I don’t anymore.
Deanna Thompson's book about cancer takes us where we don't want to go but must.
We gave our readers a one-word writing prompt: "silence."
I've stopped trying to climb over it or knock it down. Now I just sit there.
William Abraham's theological affirmations of faith are shadowed by a persistent question: Why don't they work?