J.R.R. Tolkien coined the term eucatastrophe to describe a story's sudden happy turn. Where do we find such a hope?
The difference between good and bad religion is fleshed out by the interactions between Jesus and the Pharisees and Sadducees. Here's what we must learn from it.
Solitude is uncomfortable and takes practice. That's OK. It's worth it to cultivate intimacy with God.
Mike Cosper: Transcendent Faith in a Disenchanted World
Ruth Haley Barton: The Gift and Necessity of Time Away with God
When we understand the extent of God's love for us, we begin to get a clearer picture of who he is.
Greg Paul: Finding Our Way Back to the Good News
When my mother died, there were many strong women who stepped up to support me throughout my life.
Jesus became a man, so he understands you, but he also is God, so he is powerful enough to carry you.
We are bombarded with promises of happiness, wealth, fulfillment and all our dreams met. Yet we are miserably unhappy. Why?