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No, Prayer Isn’t Really a Conversation
Even in the New Testament, talking with God is mostly unilateral. But he does answer.
Not So Common Prayer—to a Not So Common God
Our theology and practice of prayer are determined by our view of who God is.
Why You Can't Read Scripture Alone
Studying the Bible in light of the Great Tradition.
A Word Can Be Worth a Thousand Pictures
Why the pulpit—and not the screen—still belongs at the center of our churches.
Table Manners: Why We Take Communion Every Week
It's a meal that often divides us. It needn't be that way.
Water Works: Why Baptism Is Essential
Some churches say Baptism is optional, but the New Testament teaches it is integral to the life of faith.
An Explosion of Joy
What it means to be the apostolic church.
A Gospel for Everyone
What we mean when we profess ‘one catholic church.’
The Good News About Bad Churches
They're broken and messy. But God is remaking them in his holy image.
Lament for a Divided Church
Why the ecumenical movement keeps working to overcome fraying in the body of Christ.
Hummus and the Holy Spirit
Like the popular Middle Eastern dish, our understanding of the Trinity relies on a delicate blend of ingredients. Did one small change to the Nicene Creed alter the recipe, or enhance the original?
Peace and Goodwill? 'Bah, Humbug,' Says the Holy Spirit
'The Comforter' sometimes acts more like 'the Great Discomforter'
Beautiful Fear
We are strangely attracted to the One we dread.
The Glory of the Cross
How God's power is made perfect in weakness.
God's Word in Two Words
All that we need to understand the power of the gospel.
Why We Call God 'Father'
Christians have good reasons to resist gender-neutral alternatives.
A Terrifying Grace
Why God’s omniscience is good news for us.
The Mystery of Original Sin
We don't know why God permitted the Fall, but we know all too well the evil and sin that still plague us.
God Behind the Veil
His ways are hidden from ordinary eyes, but not from the eyes of faith.
Bigger Than We Think
The doctrine of Creation goes deeper than just explaining how the world began.

Top Story May 18, 2024

The Miracle of the Ear
The Miracle of the Ear
Speech was not God’s only miracle at Pentecost. The Spirit also gave the gift of understanding, overcoming division and contempt.

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