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.

Freedom Is Calling. So Is the Birdcage.
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If Christ has set us free, why do we often still feel stuck in captivity?
On Earth as It Is in Flight
On Earth as It Is in FlightSubscriber Access Only
Travel reminds us of our God-ordained dependence on others.
Divine Facial Recognition
Divine Facial RecognitionSubscriber Access Only
The Incarnation gave us a God we could recognize and know.
Finding Grace in the Sunrise
Finding Grace in the SunriseSubscriber Access Only
God’s people have often practiced sacred remembering. So should we.
Faith Like an Olive Tree
Faith Like an Olive TreeSubscriber Access Only
What Israel’s most famous plants taught me about spiritual growth.
Of Truth-Telling and Bridge-Building
Of Truth-Telling and Bridge-BuildingSubscriber Access Only
How Jesus modeled relationships of surprising frankness and trust.
God’s Glowing Gift
God’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 Song
The Gospel Work of SongSubscriber Access Only
Why we need to remember the God-given language of music.
Making Peace with Change
Making 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 Slow
Blessed Are the SlowSubscriber Access Only
Scripture reminds us that love—and loving communication—is patient.
Martha, You Don’t Have to Be Mary
Martha, 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 Life
The 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 Ears
Our 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 Zones
Our Two Spiritual Time ZonesSubscriber Access Only
Living in the tension between present promise and future fulfillment.

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