spiritual disciplines

Does God Need Our Prayers?

My dad was weeping when he called to tell me his best friend had passed…

Three Ways to Practice Spiritual Disciplines Every Day

Being disciplined is one of those things that most of us agree is worthwhile, but…

How to Move Beyond Instagrammable Bible Reading

In our world today, news and media comes in short, easy-to-read snippets that get the…

Five Misunderstandings About the Holy Spirit

The Holy Spirit can be difficult to understand—maybe even the most difficult Person of the Trinity to understand. Is He a doctrine? A person? A supernatural force? Here’s a fuller biblical portrait of who the Holy Spirit really is.

Fasting is More than Just a Holy Diet

RELEVANT tackles the topic of fasting, looking at the physical, emotional and spiritual results of the ancient discipline.

The Spiritual Discipline You Need in Times of Trouble

On occasional dark days, I’m tempted to view my life as a losing, lonely battle.…

Pray for the Poor and Marginalized

Today we turn to a new page in American history and American Christianity. As we…

Confessions of a Bad Pray-er

Jessica Edgerton writes a column for RELEVANT about how she has tried to move from distracted prayer to a simple prayer than can change everything.

The Power of Silence

Rob Ham writes a blog for RELEVANT about the power for silence when we want to get closer to God.