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Here’s What Jesus Says About Welcoming Refugees

When we don’t welcome the foreigner, Jesus takes it personally.

5 Christian Stereotypes That Need to Go

How can we stop being seen as judgmental, Bible-thumping, hypocrites?

The Difference Between Preaching and Teaching

Is teaching too heady? Preaching overly emotional? Is one better than the other?

How to Keep the Joy In Ministry

Three things pastors can do to avoid emotional, spiritual, relational, and physical burnout.

5 Spiritual Lessons I Learned Battling Breast Cancer . . . Twice

I resolved to surrender control and allow God to have His way — in and through two cancer diagnoses.

10 Scriptures to Read When You’re Living in Fear

It’s impossible to show the selfless love of Jesus when you’re overcome with fear.

Let’s Appreciate the Bible’s Contradictions

There’s much to be gained when we explore the quirks of sacred scripture.

5 Things Christians Pretend Jesus Said

We need to get rid of these manmade sayings that we try to attribute to Jesus.

7 Things I Learned While Working at a Megachurch

Megachurches are just as busted and fumbling as the rest of us — it’s why I love them.

Is There a Biblical Difference Between Happiness and Joy?

Modern distinctions between happiness and joy are counterintuitive — and unbiblical.

Why Evangelicals Should Care about Animals

As Christians we must apply our God-given right to rule creation to our daily choices.

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Does Faith Require Work On My Part?

A look at how the Bible defines faith, how we know we have it, and why we often lack it.

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8 Banned Books You Should Read

Banning “blasphemous” books shields deities, dogmas, and political demigods from criticism and scrutiny.

4 Ways We Get Masculinity Wrong

Our cultural ideas of manhood that vary significantly from biblical images of it.

5 Wicked Women of the Bible You Probably Don’t Know

You know the bad boys of the Bible, but there are plenty of wicked women, too.

How to Be Spiritually Resilient in Your Suffering

A psychologist offers six practices that can help turn your pain into peace.

10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Angels

Are angels still active? Do people have guardian angels? How many angels exist? And more.

The Promise of Prosperity: A Q&A with Max Lucado

Popular author of “Glory Days” talks stalled-out Christians, Bible meditation, and defining prosperity.

Should Mormons Be Considered Fellow Christians?

Five reasons calling Mormons “biblical” answers the age-old question.

Adoption Isn’t Just a Solution to Childlessness

Eight ways adoption is biblical from the adopted mother of an adopted daughter.