Pending Resolution

Pending Resolution is an exploration of the tensions of living between God's promises offered and his promises fulfilled, looking to Scripture for guidance.
Sandra McCracken

Sandra McCracken is a singer-songwriter who lives in Nashville. Follow her on Twitter @Sandramccracken.

Divine Facial RecognitionDivine Facial Recognition
The Incarnation gave us a God we could recognize and know.
Finding Grace in the SunriseFinding Grace in the SunriseSubscriber Access Only
God’s people have often practiced sacred remembering. So should we.
Faith Like an Olive TreeFaith Like an Olive Tree
What Israel’s most famous plants taught me about spiritual growth.
Of Truth-Telling and Bridge-BuildingOf Truth-Telling and Bridge-BuildingSubscriber Access Only
How Jesus modeled relationships of surprising frankness and trust.
God’s Glowing GiftGod’s Glowing GiftSubscriber Access Only
Light is more than a symbol of God’s truth. It’s a tangible reminder of his love for us.
The Gospel Work of SongThe Gospel Work of SongSubscriber Access Only
Why we need to remember the God-given language of music.
Making Peace with ChangeMaking Peace with ChangeSubscriber Access Only
Transition is part of God's original design. So is his peace in the midst of it.
Blessed Are the SlowBlessed Are the SlowSubscriber Access Only
Scripture reminds us that love—and loving communication—is patient.
Martha, You Don’t Have to Be MaryMartha, You Don’t Have to Be MarySubscriber Access Only
In Luke’s famous sister rivalry, Jesus isn’t warning against busyness.
The Case for a No-Filter Prayer LifeThe Case for a No-Filter Prayer LifeSubscriber Access Only
Why we, as God's friends, can speak to him freely.
Our Silence Is Music to God’s EarsOur Silence Is Music to God’s EarsSubscriber Access Only
The most joyful noise God desires from us may be none at all.
Our Two Spiritual Time ZonesOur Two Spiritual Time ZonesSubscriber Access Only
Living in the tension between present promise and future fulfillment.
Sorry, James and David: Silas and Obadiah Are Today’s Trending Bible Names.
Sorry, James and David: Silas and Obadiah Are Today’s Trending Bible Names.
Weird biblical names are on the rise. What’s behind the trend?
CT Bookstore

Enter The Vault


Browse our Full Library of online archives, including past issues of CT magazine. Access the Archives