Opinion | Church
God’s Message to #MeToo Victims and Perpetrators
Scripture offers a radical framework for understanding anger and forgiveness.
Scripture offers a radical framework for understanding anger and forgiveness. When women suffer violence in the Scriptures, we see God's own righteous—if also oblique—anger.
Opinion | Discipleship
How to Escape America’s Anger Problem
In this rancorous post-election season, some women are turning to tried-and-true solutions.
How to Escape America's Anger Problem. While it's easy to blame Trump for the rise in anger, his presidency is a reflection of our rising anger and not the cause of it.
I Met the Man Who Killed My Entire Family
How Rwandan genocide survivor Immaculee Ilibagiza found forgiveness.
“Look, we're done; they're going to kill us.” The Hutu were hunting us so we were scared to death and had anger. It became obsessive. Anger and hatred become obsessive.
Opinion | Family
How to Discipline in Love
(Even when your child makes you really, really mad.)
When children disobey a clear expectation, parental anger can surge as a response. What should we do with that anger? Is it sinful? Or is there such
Opinion | Discipleship
Stepping Back Before Speaking Out
In solitude, we turn our face toward God who so loves this world.
I didn't want to lash out in anger or say things I'd regret. There are times we can't move forward until we've truly owned up to our anger or our smarter-than-thou attitude.
Opinion | Family
How to Stay Married When You’re Stuck Between Needy Teens and Aging Parents
When my father fell ill, these three tools helped sustain my faith—and my marriage.
explained possible end-of-life scenarios. My heart ached for him even as my own feelings of anger, loss, and resentment surfaced. I knew that God was
Q&A: We Need a Christ-Centered Theology of Trauma
Therapist Hermeisha Hopson offers a clinically informed, scripturally sound approach to treating #MeToo victims and other survivors.
Just being able to acknowledge anger is difficult for a lot of us because we can run away from feeling any type of negative emotion and think that it's sinful.
Opinion | Sexuality
My Runs Don’t Need Your CommentarySubscriber access only
How can women respond to street harassment?
intensely personal. It feels like I have to do something to respond, and my instinctual response is anger. I know I shouldn't let that anger overwhelm me. After
Opinion | Pop Culture
12 Podcasts for Your Summer Listening List
A dozen women weigh in with their favorite podcasts on practicing the Sabbath, the science of pianos, and other topics worth talking about this summer.
struggle with envy. Lipp and Cushatt offer potent antidotes on how to deal with “shanger” (shame and anger) with humor and wisdom. Their advice: cultivate
Opinion | Family
6 Ways to Survive the Grief of Childlessness
In a time of loss and lament, here’s how I found spiritual solace.
felt was numbness. It took a few days for the shock to turn into myriad emotions—sadness, frustration grief, shame, anger, and loneliness. As I processed
Opinion | Sexuality
Good Christian Girls Get AngrySubscriber access only
No longer in denial: Letting God use our anger.
Good Christian Girls Get Angry. No longer in denial: Letting God use our anger. The anger I denied ever having ballooned and festered into rage over which I had no control.
Opinion | Church
A Woman’s Guide to Seminary
Ministry is serious business. These 9 steps are key to pursuing your training.
Most likely, you'll encounter opposition at some point. On the other hand, beware of schools where you find a lot of women who exhibit anger toward men.
Opinion | Pop Culture
‘Wild Wild Country’ Hits Close to Home
The new Netflix documentary reveals an uncomfortable truth about American religious innovation.
laid out and built like this,” says Philip Toelkes (aka Swami Prem Niren), “A city that would be based on love and compassion and sharing, rather than ownership and greed and anger.”.
Opinion | Pop Culture
Sin Gone ViralSubscriber access only
How Internet outrage hits deep.
if,” but the inevitable “when.” All of us who read blogs and follow social media have come across vicious rants, mean-spirited treaties, and complete misunderstandings that anger us.
Opinion | Family
We Lost Our Baby, but We Didn't Want to Lose Our Marriage
Men and women tend to grieve differently; understanding those differences helped us make it through.
He will let me down. In the midst of my hopelessness and anger, the Lord was gracious with me. This can lead to frustration, anger, and feeling isolated in one's grief for both genders.”.
Opinion | Church
Six Ways to Support and Challenge Those Who Leave Church
How churchgoers can journey with their “done” brothers and sisters.
pastors. My friends saw past my self-defensiveness and anger and in so doing helped me to move toward forgiveness of those who'd violated my trust.
Why Gen Z’s Call for ‘Safe Spaces’ Is Good News for Churches
New expectations may shift youth group conversations, but Christ still provides the answer.
voice questions and frustrations. “We may fear taking students to those places of doubt, anger, and disappointment with God. However, failing to create
excerpt | Discipleship
God’s Ministry of Disappointment
In pain and confusion, I’m finding that God is, indeed, close to the brokenhearted.
Sometimes God allows you to be disappointed. Sometimes you learn through tears, heartache, anger, and frustration that God is not a yes person. God is near.
Opinion | Discipleship
Waiting Outside an Abortion Clinic Years Ago Was Worth It
The mother of an almost-aborted baby reached out with this letter about her son.
But sometimes patients would walk by or even go out of their way to talk to me—sometimes out of curiosity, sometimes out of anger, but most often out of desperation.
5 Female Change Makers
Meet the nonprofit leaders featured in our special issue.
World Relief. Anger and action. Finding Leadership Conference. For Ramirez, the cause of her anger is “seeing smart children who see themselves as unintelligent. I