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Taking on the Posture of God

Transforming the world seems like a futile aspiration, but it is our great calling.

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I Brought My Fiancé to America. He Brought Ebola. God Saved Us Both.

How God helped me when the world turned against me.

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Death Sucks (But Not For the Reason You Think)

The real reason death sucks? It ruins God’s original intent.

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10 Things Not to Say to Someone Who Has Lost a Loved One

There are four words you should say to someone grieving a loss — these aren’t them.

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Is This What the Kingdom of God Is Like?

If Jesus says the kingdom is at hand, why is the world is full of so much pain and hurt?

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Jesus’ Death

What are some things we often miss about history’s most famous execution?

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10 Things You Should Never (Ever) Say to Someone with Cancer

Here are some ill-advised things people have said to me as I’ve been battling cancer.

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How to Deal with Grief at Christmastime

Four tips for dealing with loss during the holidays.

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Ghostly Grief: On Miscarriage and Loss

What do you really lose when you lose a pregnancy?

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The Economics of Modern Death: How Money Shapes the End of Life

Death and dying are becoming more and more expensive, but few of us are counting the cost.