What to Do With Our Desires

Understanding desire in light of the Christian life.

Escaping Our Endless Search for Validation

We cannot earn our stay on this earth. Fortunately, we don't have to.

What I’m Learning About Forgiveness

I wish I had learned these pivotal lessons earlier in life.

Smartphones and the Gift of Presence

In our world of constant distraction, let's give each other the gift of our full attention.

Practicing Gratitude When You Don’t Feel Like It

Grumpiness comes naturally; gratitude takes practice.

How Social Media Is Shrinking the Bible

Verse of the day therapy shortchanges the full depth and breadth of the Bible.

Scot McKnight: The Life-Giving Breath of the Spirit

The Spirit of God is the one who brings life to our spirits.

What Does Jesus Do With Our Doubt?

There are times when each of us experience doubt. Here's how Jesus responds.

7 Things Not to Do If You Want to Finish Strong

These 'small' stumbles could lead to a big fall.

No Instrument Is More Important Than Another

Playing in a band and orchestra taught me a lot about the place of my spiritual gifts in the body of Christ.