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3 Steps for Involving Men in Abortion Decisions

We want to face life and abortion issues with a heart to make disciples of Jesus Christ, not to simply win arguments.

The Magnificent Beauty of God

Remembering the goodness of the Lord cuts through all of the negativity around us.

The Glory of God, the Gospel and Justice 5: The Church and State

Just as the prophets compel Israel to work justice in its ranks, so the church, beginning with its members, is called to work justice among its own and among all.

What Are You Reading This Summer?

Summer has officially started (June 20th). Now that might not be a big deal for you folks in other regions of the country. But for us Midwesterners, it’s huge. The … Continue reading

Death: A Hope-filled Sorrow

In my last post, we looked at the joy death brings for the Christian who dies trusting in the promises of Christ. But for those who remain here on earth, … Continue reading

That’s My Dad

Several years ago I wrote an article titled Pinch Hitter. I talked about a good man in the neighborhood who many of the kids loved and adored. Well today, I … Continue reading

Death: A Joyous Reunion

Do you fear death? Not dying, but death itself? Most people are afraid of the unfamiliar. That is why the prospect of death strikes such fear. It’s hard to stand … Continue reading

Depictions of Prayer

Often, hardships remind us we need to completely depend upon the Lord. When life is tough, pray.

I See My Son’s Face in the Faces of the Slain

As a mother, I fight a relentless battle of the flesh and spirit to not give in to fear but to trust the Lord’s care of my son.

What Would Jesus Say about Confederate Symbols?

If faith communities are to be faithful to the message that we claim to embody, then we must reject perspectives that find cause to honor the Confederacy.

The Glory of God, the Gospel and Christian Justice, 4: Conversion and Justice

A justified life looks like mercy and justice to ethnic, religious and foreign “others.”

The Glory of God, the Gospel and Christian Justice, 3: True Humanity

We maintain that injustice is inhumanity.

C’mon Up!