Words to Remember

God Wants Single Women

On a recent walk around my neighborhood, I listened to a sermon on spiritual warfare from Dr. Eric Mason.[i] While discussing why Christians should put on the belt of truth mentioned in Ephesians 6, Dr. Mason dropped a sentence that struck me so forcefully, I almost...

At the Still Point of Our Turning World

Today’s day-and-age brings many opportunities, platforms, and mediums in which to write. In an online culture that defines quality by quantity—by the sheer number of clicks—I often feel tempted to sell myself out as a writer to have success. Maybe other Christian...

Giving Up What I Can’t Keep to Gain What I’ll Never Lose

I became a Christian during my freshman year of college through the ministry of Intervarsity. In the fall of 1991, I arrived on campus, excited and ready to learn. My home for the next stage of my education was a prestigious, small, secular liberal arts university. I...

Served by Silence

Henri Nouwen wrote a hidden jewel of a book, The Way of the Heart, focusing readers on the...

A Book of Comfort

In A Book of Comfort in Sickness, P.B. Power, P.B. writes, “Cheer up; God has a place for you. God...

The Slave Is Our Brother

“I want my debit card back! Why can’t I have my debit card back?” Our 20-year-old son, Z.,...

Eyes Up

Eyes Up

I have a friend (Brittany Salmon, in case you’re wondering) that I get to spend short snippets of time with every few months. We live in different states, but she comes to my city for seminary classes a few times a year. She’s busy during her intensives, but always...