Small words can say a lot about how we see our place in the world.
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Peter W. Marty reflects on signs of grace and explores Christian witness
God works in mysterious ways, not sadistic ones.
Trump says pastors are bullied and silenced. That comes as a surprise to me.
Why are there only 12 disciples? Will we be with our families in heaven? Does God think pineapple should go on pizza?
Well-aligned spokes make a bicycle wheel true. Truthful living gives a person credibility.
These are not poetic times. We live and breathe prose.
The main purpose of prayer is to enjoy God.
In the face of mob violence, a six-year-old responded with love.
In offering another refugee his citizenship, Chuong Nguyen is not submitting a transactional sort of sacrifice. He is giving a gift of selfless love.
In the Bible, freedom is always more than a simple choice or the absence of coercion.
Even the most mechanical routines can transform our inner lives.
My friend Angie’s life is crippled by compulsive acts of decontamination.
Our identities—gender and otherwise—are shaped by community and God.
Hate isn’t new, but it does appear to be thriving.
She gave birth to a son in the back of a squad car.