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Is Life Unsatisfying? Augustine Says, ‘You Are Not Alone.’Subscriber Access Only
James K. A. Smith accompanies the church father on a journey through the human heart.
How to Love a Prodigal Son or Daughter
Some know all too well the challenges of loving a child who leaves not just the home, but the faith as well.
From Maternity to Puberty: Why Salvation Is Always Going to Be Something of a Mess
If salvation can be compared to birth and puberty, then salvation is always going to be something of a mess.
Parents of Prodigals: Let God Work on Your Anger and FearsSubscriber Access Only
An excerpt from 'Hope for the Prodigal.'
What Jen Hatmaker Gets Right about Christian LoveSubscriber Access Only
Reactions to her message to LGBT people highlight how confused we are about love and repentance.
When Your Child Is a ProdigalSubscriber Access Only
We’ve been waiting 15 years, and there’s no “happy ending” in sight.
The Other Brother
Lessons in grace from the prodigal’s brother.
What Happens When we Turn (For Real) To God
This Lent, I've learned again that He runs to meet us and welcome us home
Religion Runs in the FamilySubscriber Access Only
Vern Bengtson’s research shows the surprising resiliency of faith as it passes from parents to children.
Prodigal Love: What to Do When Family or Friends Have Rejected JesusSubscriber Access Only
As we watch family and friends leave the faith, do we look more like the elder brother, the father—or the younger son?
The Other Prodigal SonSubscriber Access Only
The Prodigal's coming-home gala was for both sons.
The Art of ForgivenessSubscriber Access Only
Images of the Prodigal Son
The Pursuing FatherSubscriber Access Only
What we need to know about this often misunderstood Middle Eastern parable.
A Tale of Two SonsSubscriber Access Only
The wastrel and the "Presbyterian": A parable revised.

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George Floyd Left a Gospel Legacy in Houston
George Floyd Left a Gospel Legacy in Houston
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