For her sixth birthday, a little girl was going to get her ears pierced. But on the day of the piercing, nothing was going right.
Every year, in the month of November, households across America will gather with family and friends for a meal
Imagine children in a home being told to pick up. They’ll fight the parent over it. They don’t want to do it. But the minute the parent
Brennan Manning was a Franciscan priest who struggled with alcoholism. Eventually, his alcoholism led him out of the priesthood.
In the 2003 movie Bruce Almighty, a man who is frustrated with God finally gets to meet him. After hearing this news Bruce’s mood goes
One major problem that national parks deal with regularly during tourist season is lack of respect (“fear”) for the wild animals in the parks.
“Someone has said that ‘the Bible is deep enough for a theologian to drown in and yet shallow enough for a child of God to wade in.’
Do you know about the Lord, or do you know the Lord? The difference between these two questions is as big as the Grand Canyon.
When you travel to an unknown region, whether domestically or internationally, it can be helpful to get a tour guide.
“Donald Grey Barnhouse, who was a pastor at Tenth Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia for many years, lost his wife when his daughter
Unlike most races, our spiritual race is not about coming in first. It’s about finishing. If we don’t give up, if we don’t quit, then we win.
Living with joy and hope amid pain requires an ability to live in tension. We can’t just deny the pain and pretend like all is peachy.
Our relationship with God can be compared with a marriage. What makes a marriage? Is it posting on social media
“I read one time about how shipbuilders back in the days of sailboats would prepare the masts for their ships. They would go to
Fear divides people into two categories: us and them. This polarized thinking is more combative than missional because
Theology that majors on minors (the rapture, method of Communion, type of church organization) or is trivial is like a lifeguard at a Jacuzzi
Think of how different pictures look when we add different filters and or lenses to our iPhone or cameras.
The character of Dory, in this scene from Finding Dory, is a lot like how Israel interacted with God through the Old Testament
The story of Brother Lawrence provides an illustration of how to intergrate our faith and work together. He served for nearly fifteen years
How do you prepare for the day? Are you a “shower first” person? Do you need coffee before you even get out of bed?