John A. Nelson
In a preaching conference, the Rev. Dr. Thomas Long told about the time he was approached by a parishioner with an interest in contemporary church music: "Could we start a praise band?" Dr. Long replied, "Sure, as long as we start a lament band, too."
I do whatever I can to avoid talking about sex in church.
The 1843 children's board game The Mansion of Happiness used a sixty-seven space spiral track to teach children the various Christian virtues and vices.
This "savior" stuff doesn't come naturally to our contemporary, self-reliant, "can-do" culture.
Brownsville, Texas is home to one of the most famous birdwatching spots in the country.
Leaning in to God's plan for me isn't always easy because I am a control freak.
In early 1993 a large group of Guatemalans, after nearly ten years of exile, had negotiated a return to their homeland.
Quinn G. Caldwell
I used to scoff, pretty hardcore, at certain ways of reading the Song of Songs.
We may not admit it, or even know it, but most of us harbor fixed notions about what a real Christian is like, or a perfect parent, or an ideal pastor, or a good citizen.
What's your favorite verse or story in the Bible?