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Carole Boston Weatherford’s newest picture book subtly deals with racial discrimination while capturing the hopes and dreams of every mother.
How should Christians respond to the Muslim immigrants in their midst?
About 50 people met together March 10 to focus on facing the new realities of life after 30 to 40 years of work experiences.
Lucknow Community Christian Reformed Church has served as a pick-up venue for the Good Food Box program for more than 15 years.
John Swinton urged listeners to reassess the ways in which the church ministers to people with mental health concerns.
These psalms remind us that God hears our sorrows and our questions, and Kimbrough does not shy away from hard questions.
Marilynne Robinson’s nonfiction takes dead aim at the stories we Americans tell ourselves about ourselves and about our mother country.
The weathered and white-haired Christian Reformed elder says to my father, “This is the true church!”
The Christian Reformed Church needs an official position on gun culture.
The Cleveland and Akron churches will always remember the ministry of Rev. Emmitt A. Harrison.
On March 6, 1957, the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was in Accra.
As a Reformed Christian, I believe everything is redeemable. But I’m starting to wonder about social media.
“Sermons a la carte” connects Christians from different traditions once a week throughout Lent.
Members of Trinity Christian Reformed Church in Grandville, Mich., and members of Rosedale Park Baptist Church in Detroit met, talked, and prayed together about race and faith.
In Waterloo, Ont., church members from multiple regions heard from public educators and discussed how to create safer communities.
This adult novel introduces readers to the dark underbelly of the global fashion industry, as well as to the lives of two men who are longing for grace and redemption.
The film version of A Wrinkle in Time suffers under the weight of its own computer-generated imagery and disregards the soul of Madeleine L’Engle’s groundbreaking story.
If I were to become a Christian, it would mean not only changing my religion but changing my whole identity. . . .
I didn’t see it coming, but in hindsight I’m amazed at the opportunities God provides. Let me explain.
Church in the ‘middle of everywhere’ adds new gymnasium to its welcoming spaces, offering basketball and children’s drop-in play to start.