Bishop Elaine J.W. Stanovsky responds to a recent wave of bad news with a passionate witness to the reality of Christian hope even in dispiriting times. Read more


Professor Mark Davies counts the ways that American Christians can become great – and they're nothing like the current culture. Read more

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Little things make the big things: what little things that make big things could we do in the big “do-over” time that we call the New Year? asks the Rev. Dr. Christy Thomas. Read more

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Subscribing to yet another email newsletter prompts Cynthia B. Astle to ponder the daily collisions between life and faith. Read more

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A United Methodist congregation's food outreach becomes gridlock at the store before it unleashes a shower of blessings. Read more

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