God is the encounter we can't control.
We gave our readers a one-word writing prompt: "silence."
Some buzzwords that are due for a sabbatical
Jamie Smith thinks it might be the other way around.
In God's kingdom, sometimes less is more.
Did Jesus just call that woman a dog?
"It feels vulnerable to be the weird lady outside preaching sermons."
The ministry of abiding, even in the face of decline, is an offering to God.
Part of me admires couples who don't pretend to be religious on their wedding day.
Under Trump and Putin, a strange alliance gets stranger.
What does it mean to be seen as a defiled person?
Ben Dueholm offers a humble apologetics—of faithful actions, not beliefs.
The thin cannot say to the fat, "I have no need of you."
In the rise of European secularism, Poland is an exception. Not in the rise of right-wing extremism.
When we pray for "the poor," do we think of actual people?