When He Died Upon the Tree
James Cone's seminal book gives a theological response to the dark history of lynchings in America.
for insurrectionists. As horrific as the means of death were, the executors desired to communicate a message to those who witnessed the execution. As
Seven Things Evil Is Not: What the Death of My Son Taught Me
Evil is a lack of goodness as darkness is a lack of light.
Seven Things Evil Is Not: What the Death of My Son Taught Me. Seven Things Evil Is Not: What the Death of My Son Taught Me. But choice itself did not help me with the death of Enoch.
In ‘Alien: Covenant,’ the March of Progress Ends in Death
Ridley Scott's sci-fi franchise is as gruesome as ever—but this time, the horror feels disturbingly human.
In 'Alien: Covenant,' the March of Progress Ends in Death. Matthew Loftus| May 30, 2017. In 'Alien: Covenant,' the March of Progress Ends in Death. Image: Courtesy 20th Century Fox.
Like a Knife in the Heart: When Our Witness Is Costly
In some parts of the world, a life of witness requires great courage.
(Matthew 10:16-20; 37-39). Flogging, arrest, family discord, and death are just some of the potential experiences for those willing to share Christ's message.
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'If You Had Only Been Here'
Sometimes God just asks us to be there.
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there. Thelma Herrera Flores| June 1, 2017. Death is almost always a topic we shy away from. We are not comfortable with it. next. Some resisted death bitterly.
The Cross-Resurrection Contradiction
At the heart of Christian faith is a commitment to a God who enters into suffering.
imperative. Our world does not fully correspond to God. It is filled with brokenness, suffering, and death—a reality made severely apparent in the cross. On
Character: The Secret to Leading for the Long Term
D.L. Moody described character as “what you are in the dark.”
the church, we are trained in a narrative that says, “Wait until marriage; the sex will always be amazing and mind-blowing, and you will remain faithful to your spouse until death.” It doesn
A Matter of Life and Death
A Matter of Life and Death. Karen Ehman. Today's Verse. Powered by the New Living Translation. “The tongue can bring death or life; those who love to talk will reap the consequences.”.
Talking with My Kids About Death
How my husband and I are fumbling through some of the hardest—and holiest—conversations we’ve ever had.
Opinion | Family. Talking with My Kids About Death. Cara Meredith. Image: Shutterstock. 0; tweet; link; email; print. Conversations about death have become the weekly norm in our house
Our September Issue: Our Checkered Pasts Are God's Glory
Why redemption is sweeter without selective memory.
I arrived just a few weeks after the riots triggered there by the death of Freddie Gray, the 25-year-old black man who had been fatally injured while in police custody and whose loss
Jesus Died to Redeem Our Sleep
How our sinful struggle with sleep became a righteous rest.
This Easter, may Christ change the way I sleep. Sleeping in the Shadow of Death. Cultures have recognized the close relationship between sleep and death for millennia.
It’s Not Only Bullies Who Boast
We’re too quick to ignore one of Paul’s most persistent warnings.
in the history of stage and screen, from Henry V to Gladiator, from “Get three coffins ready” to “They may take our lives, but they'll never take our freedom!” When life and death are at
10 Characteristics of Movemental Christianity
Moving from addition to reproduction.
Such codependency and suppression is the death knell of movemental Christianity. 8) Charitability in Appreciating Other Models. Movemental Christianity is messy.
The Lonely Road
Today's Verse. Powered by the New Living Translation. “Through suffering, our bodies continue to share in the death of Jesus so that the life of Jesus may also be seen in our bodies.