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Mary, the Simple Girl at the Center of Everything

From all indicators, her life would not be extraordinary.

Karen Stiller: The Minister’s Wife

A Memoir of Faith, Doubt, Friendship, Loneliness, Forgiveness and More (Tyndale)

Unexpected Therapy

Finding a connection with a 100-year-old fellow pastor's wife

Seeing ‘I Still Believe’ Come to Life on Screen

What it was like to see my story acted out.

Costi Hinn: God, Greed, and the (Prosperity) Gospel

How Truth Overwhelms a Life Built on Lies

New Heroes in the Faith

As I studied the Bible and church history, I discovered a long line of spiritual heroes with whom I felt an incredible kinship.

Palau: A Life on Fire

The Spiritual Memoir of Luis Palau (With Paul J. Pastor)

How Befriending a Refugee Changed Me

Shawn Smucker: Once We Were Strangers

How a Gay Activist Discovered Jesus

David Bennett: A War of Loves

Resisting the Idol of Sexuality

Both progressives and conservatives have often made an idol out of sexuality. The answer is to return our focus to the gospel.