Theology

For God's Sake, Tell a Better Story

For God's Sake, Tell a Better Story

Conflict is at the core of every great story. But we often avoid in everyday life. Maybe we shouldn’t, staff writer Mike Phay suggests. 

Why We Need the Law

Why We Need the Law

Most people don’t like rules. But that doesn’t mean we’re better off without them. Jen Oshman reflects on why we need God’s law and how it makes us better.

A Letter to the God of 'Again'

A Letter to the God of 'Again'

God keeps making the sun rise and trees grow, and he keeps saving sinners. Somehow these can seem mundane. Courtney Yantes asks God to renew her heart—again.

Why Vision Is a Matter of Life and Death

Why Vision Is a Matter of Life and Death

Clear vision matters, says staff writer Jen Oshman. If we don’t get a true vision of God and the gospel, our Christian lives will be a sham.

The God of Crazy Things

The God of Crazy Things

Let’s face it: Sometimes God’s call seems crazy. Sometimes having faith feels crazy. But as staff writer David McLemore reminds us, ours is a God of crazy things.

What It Means to Pray 'Your Kingdom Come'

What It Means to Pray 'Your Kingdom Come'

The word kingdom appears 118 times in the Gospels. Jesus told us to pray “your kingdom come” to the Father, but what does that mean? Ian K. Smith explains.