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.
J.R.R. Tolkien coined the term eucatastrophe to describe a story's sudden happy turn. Where do we find such a hope?
Jason Duesing: Life in an Age of Cynicism
Like Job, tragedy in my life laid the foundation for a deeper relationship with God and understanding of myself.
Solitude is uncomfortable and takes practice. That's OK. It's worth it to cultivate intimacy with God.
God often meets his people in the wilderness of spiritual retreat; we should make the time to meet him there.
When my mother died, there were many strong women who stepped up to support me throughout my life.
Carlos Darby: Experience Jesus
Ruth Haley Barton: The Gift and Necessity of Time Away with God
Jarrett Stephens: Making the Climb for a Clearer View of God and Ourselves