interview | Family
Sanya Richards-Ross: My Abortion Broke Me; God Redeemed Me
The Olympic gold medalist opens up about faith, failure, and grace.
interview | Family. Sanya Richards-Ross: My Abortion Broke Me; God Redeemed Me. The Olympic gold medalist opens up about faith, failure, and grace. I'm just so glad I ran into grace.”.
excerpt | Discipleship
Why Evangelism Requires Both Logic and Loveliness
An apologist argues that beauty and imagination are key to faith formation.
Although I was not interested in apologetic arguments at the time, I had, without knowing it, been experiencing the work of grace through my imagination.
Opinion | Sexuality
Finding My 'True Self' As a Same-Sex Attracted Woman
In my young-adult struggle with sexual identity, both legalistic condemnation and progressive license left me floundering.
20 years ago. Groups on both sides of the debate often fall short in balancing the age-old tension between law and grace. Progressive Christians have
Opinion | Family
When Your Spouse Is Mentally Ill
My husband’s schizoaffective disorder devastated our family. Here’s what I’ve learned in the years since he was first diagnosed.
keep me grounded in reality. I remain thankful today for this grace-filled Christian community that has patiently loved both him and me. They have been a
interview | Discipleship
Between Two Cultures: How Latina Christians Approach Leadership
Yvette Santana pilots a new project to coalesce Hispanic women.
As an obsessive-compulsive people pleaser (that's a mouthful) I've had to learn to live in grace, to abide there, to really and truly live inside of the grace that God provides to me.
interview | Discipleship
After 50 Years in a Wheelchair, I Still Walk with Jesus
On the anniversary of her accident, Joni Eareckson Tada reflects on God’s faithfulness.
Just the other day I was reading 1 Peter 5:10 [ESV], where Peter says, “After you have suffered a little while, the God of all grace … will himself restore, confirm, strengthen and establish
Opinion | Sexuality
Why Are Evangelical Women at Planned Parenthood?
What a recent Marie Claire report gets wrong—and right—about evangelicals and abortion.
Yet one of the weaknesses exposed by the Marie Claire report is that the church is doing a miserable job teaching plan A, as well as communicating grace to those who step outside of
Opinion | Pop Culture
Embracing Cultural Moments
Using truth and grace to explore hidden cultural divides
Opinion | Pop Culture. Embracing Cultural Moments. Using truth and grace to explore hidden cultural divides. Helen Lee Helen Lee. @HelenLeeBooks Facebook. Grace-Filled Moments.
Opinion | Discipleship
I’m Trying to Forgive Fidel Castro
As the daughter of a Cuban refugee, I feel torn between hate and grace.
I'm Trying to Forgive Fidel Castro. As the daughter of a Cuban refugee, I feel torn between hate and grace. Rather it means that I affirm the old adage, “but for the grace of God go I.”.
Opinion | Family
When Your Marriage Doesn't Measure Up
Comparing your husband to others may be killing your relationship.
wife. Accept Grace, and Offer It Freely. If so, remember that there is an endless ocean of God's grace available to you (and to your spouse also). When
Opinion | Family
13 Books to Read with Your Kids This Summer
What books would I take to a desert island—if my children came with me?
Tip—as she befriends an alienated alien named J. Lo. 12.When the Sea Turned to Silver by Grace Lin. I love the stories within stories that come to life
Opinion | Family
How I Stopped Seeing Privilege in Black and White
What God taught this second-generation, child of immigrants about the nuance of status.
No matter how much affluence or opportunity people have, they are still in need of compassion and kindness. They still need to be approached with grace and gentleness.
Opinion | Sexuality
Let the Pregnant Grads Walk
How we treat pregnant teens reveals more about us than them.
The first school she approached had an admissions counselor who stated that “we are a school that is just full of grace” but then immediately told Sarah and her parents she could only
Opinion | Family
When ‘You’re Pregnant’ Feels Like Bad News
How can the church help those who are grieving motherhood?
grief. Rebekah Hannah, a counselor with The Grace Center for Biblical Counseling, points to what she calls the “motherhood culture” of the church. Motherhood
Opinion | Sexuality
The Mystery of My HealingSubscriber access only
Unexplainable relief is a reminder of God’s grace, wholeness, and incarnation.
Unexplainable relief is a reminder of God's grace, wholeness, and incarnation. Not only had I experienced healing, I had also experienced grace, a gift freely given.
Opinion | Family
Marriage Lessons from the Luthers
Katharina and Martin Luther lived 500 years ago, but they can teach us much about how to live well in our own modern-day marriages.
But in their nearly 21 years together as husband and wife, the two became one, each loving the other with intention, hospitality, grace, and devotion.
Opinion | Pop Culture
Brené Brown: Why We Need to Own Our FailuresSubscriber access only
Our darkest chapters don’t require a Christian rewrite.
community. I found that I trusted non-Christians more than Christians to have more grace and space for my struggle, which I could not dismiss or hide.
Opinion | Family
Before I Could Forgive, I Had to Lament
I needed to do more than hide my bruises and cover my pain.
and bitterness. I believe forgiveness to be just as much an act of God as his grace is. We over time. What's more, God gives us grace for this process. As
Opinion | Discipleship
Why White-Centered Discipleship Hurts Us All
A vision for bringing racial equity to the spiritual training of women.
As a leader, part of my job is to coach women in this and to encourage the kind of discomfort that leads to blessing.”. Receive race-related discipleship with grace.
Opinion | former TCW issue
Grace for Our DoubtsSubscriber access only
Author Micha Boyett believes questioning can be an act of faith
Opinion | former TCW issue. Grace for Our Doubts. That is the gift of the Thomas story for me: belief isn't simply all up to Thomas—Christ has loads of grace for him.