While struggling with this question as a church songwriter, I came up with six guidelines.
The stress of the past few years has brought many to the breaking point.
How will Netanyahu and his new allies govern? And what will become of the Israeli left?
Marilyn wasn’t sure she could stomach the sight of a truck carting 56 years of her husband's work to the dump.
Our role in the proxy war between Saudi Arabia and Iran
He wrote to free the heart from hatred and despair.
Is there a word for nostalgia tinged with trauma?
Justin Perkins and Charlotte Bass suffered multiple losses during their missionary years. Was it worth it?
Land acknowledgments can do a lot of good—if they’re rooted in solid process and relationships.
Alvaro Enciso plants crosses where migrants have died, to keep them from disappearing into oblivion.
A new documentary positions the fiery iconoclast as a prophet ahead of her time.
In Luke’s Advent story, Bethlehem’s economy is central—and it looks a lot like Bethlehem’s economy today.
Jerry Falwell wanted to prepare America for the end of the world. Ted Cruz’s evangelical backers want to take America over.
Martin Modéus will lead the national church during a time of profound change.
Hosea testifies to an earth that laments with its people.