It might be helpful to think about our media consumption like our food consumption: try for a well-balanced diet.
The second person of the Trinity becoming flesh in baby Jesus was not only miraculous—a sign of God’s power—but also astonishing—a sign of God’s humility.
He’s different,” they said. “Different” meant I was not one of them. The difference had to be highlighted.
People can be excellent at hiding intense pain while silently crying out for compassion, friendship, and love.
When the wind of passion leaves our sails, we beat the oars.
We need to remind ourselves in these times that the body of Christ is made up of millions of individual members, each unique, precious, and indispensable.
These types of trees are known as conifers and include trees such as pine trees, firs, spruces, and cedars.
There can be much good in saying yes to something, but there’s also good in saying no.
Although few today remember Alice’s story, historians recognize her as one of the first
people to use photography in a human rights campaign.
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In her one question, I felt listened to, cared for, and not alone—and our conversation continued for quite a while.
How will our people learn Reformed doctrine in church now that synod has removed the requirement for catechism sermons?
I have worked too much at building and maintaining a facade.
Now when the Holy Spirit prompts someone to write a note in church or during Bible study, there is a place to do that before they forget.
I’m hearing suggestions that the Bible is not a rule book, but Christian confessions declare it “the only rule for life and faith” (Westminster Confession) and “infallible rule” (Belgic Confession, Art. 7). Which is right?
If we refuse to keep each other’s company until our disputes have been settled, we will die alone.
Aunt Dorothy loved me. There was no doubt about that.
God was more worried about pride than any sexual sin.
This question usually arises when we consider using undesirable actions or approaches to work toward noble or legitimate ends.
Every week hundreds of people shuffle past this quiet image, which captures everything essential the church wants to communicate.
When our livelihood and community depend upon our ability to lead well, sharing openly that we are not doing well takes a leap of faith—sometimes an extraordinary one.
You have probably seen a tree with most of its leaves still on the branches even though its neighbors have dropped their foliage.
They got what they needed each day—no more, no less.
When I was growing up, I never worried about the bills being paid each month. These concerns were beyond my comprehension, grasp, and concern.