First Words

Peter W. Marty reflects on signs of grace and explores Christian witness

A failure of compassion

Outdoor workers need a little water and shade every four hours. Is that too much to ask?

Reflecting on our reflection

Many of us are unimpressed when we look in the mirror. But we bear a more important image.

In praise of church musicians

Great leaders of congregational song attend to the new community formed every time a church gathers.

Sloth in a bathrobe

Does weariness of the soul make us apathetic toward what is good?

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