New York Times columnist David Brooks called Christian Wiman’s “My Bright Abyss: Meditation of a Modern Believer” the “best modern book on belief.” Here Wiman shares how people of faith can begin accessing the spiritual power of poetry even if, at first, they “just don’t get it.”
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“America was founded by folks who thought like this,” a prominent Yale professor says of Islamist extremists. Some may find his comments difficult to swallow in light of recent events.
Cherie Lowe paid off $127,482.30 of debt through a combination of faith and sound financial decisions. Now she teaches others how to “slay their debt dragons.”
A new study ranking cities according to “Bible mindedness” contains a few surprises. Did your hometown make the list?
It’s time Christians think more seriously about when, what, where, how, and to whom we should share ourselves. Sometimes “authenticity” is just inappropriate.
This popular blogger and author changed her name after she experienced an unexpected life change. Now she’s getting honest about her struggles with her conservative Christian audience.
100 million Christians worldwide now face persecution because of their faith. Some blame the rise of Islamic radicalism and inaction by the Obama administration.
A historian at Vanderbilt University says modern Christians may be missing the point of some of Jesus’ most popular parables.
Mega-church pastor J.D. Greear has been quietly amassing influence among conservative evangelicals. Now, he’s making waves with a new book about the Holy Spirit.