Books of the Bible: 1 Corinthians

Books of the Bible: 1 Corinthians

Well, Shut My Mouth

Lillian Daniel

I was tempted to skip this particular reading, or to follow it with nothing but a blank screen, the visual version of a woman being silent in church.


Know-It-All

Vince Amlin

I was walking with my friend Quinn in an unfamiliar city.


Trail Maintenance

Vince Amlin

We've only just met Ruby, but now we're piled into her SUV on our way to the trailhead. 


Excellence is Not the Most Excellent Way

Matt Laney

In her book, Overachievers: The Secret Life of Driven Kids, Alexandra Robbins documents an unhealthy culture of excellence and overachievement among middle and upper class American youth.


A Glass Darkly

Mary Luti

A cartoon shows a pastor meeting with the chairperson of the church council.


A Funeral for a Frog

Martin B. Copenhaver

"Shady is dead," my wife Karen said to me, with more concern than grief in her voice.


Nerds for Jesus

Molly Baskette

The YA fiction writer John Green redeemed nerdiness for us all.


Introverts and Extroverts

Martin B. Copenhaver

I am convinced Jesus was an introvert.


Many Gifts, One Spirit

Vince Amlin

Singular Spirit of infinite gifts, be manifest in me for the common good


The World is not Enough

Quinn G. Caldwell

Perhaps it's a failure of imagination or nerve, but I simply cannot conceive of a world where our existence simply ends at death.