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Six Churches Changing Everything

If you’ve heard it once, you’ve heard it a hundred times: “We don’t do church…

There’s Still Time Left For a Summer Adventure. Here’s Where You Should Go.

Are you traveling for work or leisure? You get asked this when filling out customs…

So, You’re Bored With Church.

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

How to Actually Make Friends in Your 20s

Most kids find their best friend like this: One kid on the bus sees another…

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…

A Bizarre Deep Dive Into the Weirdest CCM Song Ever Written

My passion for breakfast extends to just two opinions: 1) It’s the best meal to…

A Loaded Issue

At the beginning of the book of Isaiah, there is a prophecy about what will…

How to Know if It’s Time to Quit Your Job

Critics might say 20-somethings are non-committal, but a less negative term might be restless or…

Are Demons Real or What?

When Anneliese Michel was 16 years old, she had a seizure. Doctors in her small…

How to Maintain the Perfect Side Hustle Without Burning Out

These days, you might feel like you’re hustling a lot. Most millennials feel the same.…

A Higher Purpose?

2013 was a rough year for Craig Gross. For a decade, he’d battled excruciating headaches…

From Reflection to Reality

“For now we see only a reflection as in a mirror; then we shall see…

Max Lucado: If You’re Feeling Stuck, It’s Time to Make a Change

On a trip to the United Kingdom, our family visited a castle. In the center…

Just Because It’s ‘History’ Doesn’t Mean It’s Over

During Black History Month, we remember and celebrate the incredible leaders and stories that began…

What They Don’t Tell You About Social Justice

Justice is central to the Christian faith yet many Christians, especially in the United States,…

Deconstruction Doesn’t Mean You’re Losing Your Faith

“My husband and I had lost one of our children before birth,” says Sarah Bessey,…

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How to Survive Family Holidays

This season, millions of Americans of all races and creeds will gather in their homes,…

How to Get Into the Best Mental Health Shape of Your Life

What if we viewed mental health like fitness, and approached how we shore up our…

Taking Your PTO Is a Revolutionary Act

Amber Rae loves to work. It’s how she accomplishes so much, from her world-renowned art installation…

When You Just Can’t Get Over Your Ex

The scene that never grows old is the breakup bit from Say Anything. Even if you’ve…

Augmented Reality Might Just Change the World

There’s a world around us few can see. It exists alongside our physical reality. It…

Seven Ways Everyday People Can Help End Human Trafficking

When I started working in the anti-trafficking field at 11, I was convinced of two…

The Life-Changing Power of Simple Prayers

I grew up in a home filled with music. As a kid, my mom would…

Is It Possible to Care About Every Issue?

You’re tired. Absolutely and utterly exhausted. Slavery. Genocide. Racism. Climate change. Refugees. Poverty. Women’s rights.…

N.T. Wright on Easter, Atonement and the Message of the Cross

Whether you’ve been around Christianity for years or are new to faith, you probably know…

Four Decisions That Will Change Your Life

Many of our daily choices happen invisibly, almost by default — like what we eat…

Voting Your Faith

Following the elections of 2017, out of the 535 sitting members of Congress, 485 are…

Forget the Wayfair Conspiracy. Human Trafficking Is More Common Than You Think.

In case you missed it, the multi-million dollar online home furnishing site, Wayfair is being…

The Justice Roundtable

Even as “SJW” has been wielded like an insult, the term itself is useful. The…

Legend Has It

When John Legend stepped into the role of Jesus in front of millions of viewers…

Human Trafficking Survivors Are the Hidden Victims of COVID-19

A month ago, my husband and I had our tent trailer packed and ready to…

4 Ways to Grow Where God Has Planted You

I grew up in a tiny town way out in the country. There were apples on…

Something Needs to Change

We live in a world of urgent spiritual and physical need. Half of the world’s…

Yemen: On the Brink

Right now, more than 15 million people in Yemen are on the brink of starvation.…

Malcolm Gladwell Wants to Change How You See the World

Years ago, a young medical resident was asked to talk to a patient suffering from…

Dear White People (And Everyone Else)

Netflix’s Dear White People is one of pop culture’s most provocative shows. Based on a…

Life Lessons for Making an Impact

There’s a verse in Proverbs that says, “For lack of guidance a nation falls, but…

Andy Mineo’s Unfinished Business

It’s the middle of the afternoon and Andy Mineo is packing his bags in a…

HONNE

Andy Clutterbuck wants to change the way that he writes songs. Clutterbuck and his bandmate…

Jim and Jeannie Gaffigan: No Laughing Matter

If you’ve ever heard the stand-up comedy of Jim Gaffigan—which, if you have Netflix or…