Shannon Polson sought healing from her father's death by retracing his fatal journey into the Alaskan wilderness.
May 22, 2013
N. D. Wilson paints a portrait of living joyfully underneath the horizon of mortality.
May 1, 2013
Chronic pain and depression taught Joni Eareckson and Ken Tada to put each other's needs first.
April 25, 2013
His ways are hidden from ordinary eyes, but not from the eyes of faith.
April 1, 2013
Not even senseless murder can separate us from the love of God in Christ Jesus.
March 28, 2013
As troubling as the pain itself was how meaningless it seemed.
January 9, 2013
True compassion requires turning off the news.
December 19, 2012
The 20 slain in Connecticut are not alone, nor without hope.
December 14, 2012
An excerpt from 'Glorious Ruin: How Suffering Sets You Free.'
November 5, 2012
The problem with many storm theologies is that they assume Jesus never happened.
October 30, 2012
Offered his dream job in the United States, Fernando opted to stay in war-torn Sri Lanka, a decision that has made all the difference for the cause of Christ
October 12, 2012
After my own brother's suicide 15 years ago, I should know that locating blame is so often futile.
August 29, 2012
Being a pro-life woman means protecting my life, too.
July 26, 2012
Whether they lost their home to a wildfire or arson (like we did), people need more than an encouraging word.
July 17, 2012
Social media and the sovereignty of God as Colorado's most destructive fire raged.
July 2, 2012
Dinesh D'Souza's latest volume of apologetics updates a natural law argument.
March 28, 2012
It all began just a mile down the road from my house.
January 18, 2012
Instead of fixing people's pain, maybe the most Christian act of love is to sit beside them, and wait.
December 22, 2011
In a culture that doesn't have rituals for mourning a miscarriage, the Duggars' memorial service may become a helpful model.
December 15, 2011
I've never heard Christians protest relieving the pain of childbirth. So why would they protest relieving major depression?
December 6, 2011
The chaos of grace and the grace of chaos.
September 29, 2011
A non-Christian reporter profiles martyrs of the Middle Kingdom. A review of 'God Is Red.'
September 28, 2011
Where spit, blood, and sweat are to be found, so is God.
September 14, 2011
The horrors of 9/11 were not unlike those of Good Friday.
September 9, 2011
When a love for pets goes terribly awry.
September 7, 2011
The group's newest and wholly misguided campaign overshadows a kernel of truth about animal suffering.
August 31, 2011
Ann Voskamp's book 'One Thousand Gifts' threatens to turn thanksgiving into the key to our salvation.
August 8, 2011
God became 'the God who sees' when I faced a bilateral mastectomy, chemotherapy, and radiation at age 27.
July 27, 2011
Meghan O'Rourke's luminous 'The Long Goodbye' traces the final months as her mother succumbs to cancer.
July 7, 2011
Eternity is inevitable, one way or another. We may want to get used to it.
June 9, 2011
Temptation and the triumph of Christ.
May 9, 2011
How Christ meets women during a holiday that's often marked by unmet desires.
May 6, 2011
Rediscovering my faith amid the ravages of mental illness.
May 2, 2011
Two doctors who would rather serve where surgical equipment is dated and wards are overflowing.
April 6, 2011
What it can mean to participate in the life of God.
January 20, 2011
What I learned in this church surpasses anything I've seen at a stunning cathedral.
January 12, 2011
More than in previous generations, 20- and 30- somethings are abandoning the faith. Why?
November 19, 2010
In teaching my children about God, I'm not sure who's receiving the greater lesson.
November 9, 2010