Articles By Guest Bloggers
The Bible and the Ballot, by Tremper Longman
Saturday February 22, 2020christian life •
No matter where you are in the political spectrum, you must acknowledge the divisiveness and vitriol and partisanship that threaten our national and human unity.
The Gospel According to Johnny Cash, by Richard Beck
Saturday February 1, 2020christian life •
“Hello, I’m Johnny Cash.” The brief introduction came through my car speakers, followed by a thunderous eruption so loud that I turned the volume down a bit—hundreds of men cheering, screaming, and stomping their feet. The guitar came in with that signature boom-chicka-boom rhythm…
Psalm 23: For the Weary and Sorrowful Soul, by Gwenyth Ray
Thursday January 16, 2020scripture •
The LORD is my Shepherd, I shall not want.
Amidst the weighted darkness and physical pain of sorrow, I am ultimately lacking for nothing because I am in Christ and I have not been abandoned.
Broken Homes in the Bible, by Richard Pratt
Thursday December 5, 2019christian life • family • marriage • pain & suffering • parenting •
Unless you live in complete isolation, you have seen a broken home. Maybe it’s the family of a friend or a relative; maybe it’s your own home. Families fall apart in ways that are short-lived and lifelong, hidden from view and out there for everyone to see. But no family is “fine,” “without problems,” or “great” until someone destroys it. Every home is broken from the day it begins.
White Awake, by Daniel Hill
Saturday November 30, 2019christian life •
The tension I felt due to my growing racial awareness continued to intensify, and it was clear to me that something was going to have to change.
Jesus, the Real Parenting Expert, by Joel Fitzpatrick
Thursday November 7, 2019parenting •
What is amazing is that the Father knows his sons, he knows where they are, and how they will respond to his actions.
James K.A. Smith book excerpt, On the Road with Saint Augustine
Saturday November 2, 2019christian life •
IT IS PERHAPS ironic, and a sign of how far he’d come, that a decade after his move to Milan the middle- aged Augustine who had roamed in search of happiness found that the blinking beacon of...
Resurrection Realism, by Paul E. Miller
Saturday August 17, 2019bible teaching •
Because Paul sees all of life through [the Resurrection], his chains and others’ jealousy become “light and momentary afflictions” (2 Cor. 4:17)