Did I Come Home in a Box?
Happy Birthday Marilee, and thank you for the reminder that life is a gift.
is Marilee's third birthday today. We will celebrate with pink cupcakes and make-your-own-pizza night and gifts and singing. A few weeks ago, we were telling her about the day she was
The Quick Take for February 7, 2014
Hating on 'Labor Day,' remembering Philip Seymour Hoffman, streaming picks, and more.
Labor Day makes forbidden love look as appealing as possible." (Read Banister's full review at Crosswalk will be available in week, and the word is Netflix has ordered a third season.
VFF 2013—Day 2: 'Le Joli Mai' and 'A Touch of Sin'
Two films that ask us: Do you understand your sin?
cyclist was operating in self-defense, he could now ride away without killing the third perpetrator; yet is about faces, but when I sat down this evening to reflect on the day's double feature
The 160-Year Christian History Behind What's Happening in Ukraine
How we have misunderstood Russia, the Crimean Peninsula, and supposedly secular Europe.
This was, after all, a highly modern struggle between the Great Powers of the day: Britain, France Two Romes had fallen, proclaimed the Tsars, a third stands, and a fourth will never be.
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Hacking the Bible
Inside the world of the new Bible coders—and how they will change the way you think about Scripture.
It's about having great conversations." But working with Bible technology all day has had much the same effect, he says. "I got into using computers in the third grade," Pritchett says.
The Accidental Complementarian
How I came to embrace this misunderstood label.
I was pregnant with our third child. It had never occurred to me that in this day and age, so many people just like me were being sidelined," she said. Her implication?
Why MLK Still Matters
Evangelicals share how the civil rights leader continues to inspire them as Christians.
For a number of years now, on the third Monday of the first month of the year, our family follows a I know my kids will have to be prepared to fight their own battles one day in the area of
The Right Culture for Community
Church community is not a once- or twice-a-week event—it's a matter of doing life together.
anything. There is room for a third category: a strategic culture of community. Community is not just Monday or Tuesday night for two hours; it is every day. We
Some Thoughts on Trying to Become a Super-Mom
"It feels very strange, to be this mom who thinks ahead and offers relatively healthy eating options and models moderately healthy holistic habits of spirituality and physical activity and rest. Um, do you hate me yet? Because a year ago, I would have hated me."
for my refrigerator that reminds us of PE days so they have their sneakers and library day so they Third, I don't think it is possible to learn all these things without years of screwing it up.
Morning Roundup 2/24/14
7 Ideas to Strengthen Marriage; Implications of Expiation; Union Loss at VW Plant
we didn't plan, and we can spend the evening talking about those, but it helps us feel a part of each other's day when we "Unfortunately, politically motivated third parties threatened the
How to Get the DNA of Jesus
Gordon T. Smith describes how fallen sinners are made holy.
Third, a holy person "knows how to love others in Christ as Christ has loved us." Smith describes allow that awareness to speak to us about the preciousness of life, of this day and of