Matt Chandler Calls Christians to Step Up Post-Roe: ‘Understand What’s at Stake’

Last Sunday, Village Church Pastor Matt Chandler called on pro-life Christians to meet the post-Roe…

Tigers, Fireworks and Faith

Who is like you, O Lord, among the gods? Who is like you, majestic in…

Three Ways You Can Love Those Who Think Differently

We can often be tempted to put our allegiance in the wrong order. If you…

The Look

The Lord has appeared to us in the past, saying: “I have loved you with…

Most American Pastors Say It’s Important for Churches to Get Patriotic on July 4

The United States’ birthday is just around the corner and, along with it, an old…

How the Church Can Help Shape the Digital Age

Not every great Christian book starts at work, but What Comes Next did. Nicholas Skytland…

In His Face

My heart says of you, “Seek his face!” Your face, Lord, I will seek. (Psalm…

So, You’re Bored With Church.

Think about a traditional story. It starts with a person and a dream. This person…

Yes, Christianity Is a Religion, Not Just a Relationship

[This article was originally published in 2017] More weeks than not, I think about skipping…

Selective Memory

Only be careful, and watch yourselves closely so that you do not forget the things…

Margaret Feinberg on the Secret Spirituality of Food

Margaret Feinberg recently returned from a globe-crossing journey to figure out why the Bible is…

Controlled Flooding

You, my brothers and sisters, were called to be free. But do not use your…

Seeking Something More

Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father…

Study: A Growing Number of Pastors Are Willing to Let LGBTQ People Serve in Church

A new study from Lifeway Research has found that while there remains a lot of…

Don’t Allow Your Flaws to Define Your Life

Being disappointed sucks. I think the general population would agree with that. I consider myself…

Jesus Let His Hair Down

I love to have fun, but sometimes I feel a little guilty about it. It…

It’s Not Up to Me

Pure and genuine religion in the sight of God the Father means caring for orphans…

Why Is It So Hard to Pray?

Be honest for a minute: How is your prayer life? That’s what we call it,…

Homeward Bound

He has planted eternity in the human heart. (Ecclesiastes 3:11) I was introduced to the…

What Does a ‘Missionary’ Actually Look Like?

When you think about a missionary, often the images that comes to mind are those…

Faith Isn’t About What You Do

Do you ever wonder if you’re doing enough to please God? Do you have times…

Make It Beautiful

God blessed them and said to them, “Be fruitful and increase in number; fill the…

No One Ever Came to Jesus Because a Christian Scolded Them

I love how Jesus related to damaged, condemned people. Don’t you? A woman sins against…

Gallup: The Number of Americans Who Believe in God Falls to a Record Low of 81 Percent

Gallup has been tracking Americans’ belief in God since the 1940s, and the percentage who…

Going Deep

As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another. (Proverbs 27:17) Churches are meant to…

Are Christians Thinking About Their Bodies All Wrong?

Every once in a while, a truth about God and His designs will come to…

God is Enough

“Though the fig tree does not bud and there are no grapes on the vines,…

The Beauty of Community

A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for a time of…

Lisa Bevere on God’s Fierce and All-Consuming Love

Perfect. Reckless. Infinite. Unconditional. All these words and a million more are used to describe…

The Forgotten Marginalized Group Jesus Was Obsessed With

A lot has been made in the past couple of years about deep problems in…

Waiting in the Blank

How long, Lord? Will you forget me forever? How long will you hide your face from…

Bart Barber’s SBC Election Victory Signals an Openness to Abuse Reforms

On Tuesday, Southern Baptists from across the nation met in California for a tumultuous annual…

Frustration Is A Graceful Reminder

But He gives more grace. Therefore He says: “God resists the proud, but gives grace to…

Max Lucado: The Astounding Empathy of Jesus

Are you thirsty today? Something you are longing for but don’t know what? I’d love…

No Breaks

What will you gain, if you own the whole world but destroy yourself? What could…

Why We Can’t Separate Jesus and the Church

We sat around a table at a local restaurant as a woman approached to hand…

Pretending to Have It All Together Will Lead to Disaster

We desire forgiveness, we desire to be known, to be loved for who we are.…

Creative Destruction

But in keeping with his promise we are looking forward to a new heaven and…

Five Tips for Church-Shopping in a New City

I moved to a new city recently. Aside from my coworkers, I don’t know a…

Study: Americans Who Read the Bible Consistently Are More Hopeful

The American Bible Society has released the findings of a study that says Americans who…