If we don’t feel the world’s pain, it’s not spiritual practice, but the practice of denial.
God put a death row inmate’s death on hold — and instead brought him an unlikely family.
Transforming the world seems like a futile aspiration, but it is our great calling.
How God helped me when the world turned against me.
The real reason death sucks? It ruins God’s original intent.
There are four words you should say to someone grieving a loss — these aren’t them.
If Jesus says the kingdom is at hand, why is the world is full of so much pain and hurt?
What are some things we often miss about history’s most famous execution?
Here are some ill-advised things people have said to me as I’ve been battling cancer.
Four tips for dealing with loss during the holidays.
What do you really lose when you lose a pregnancy?
Death and dying are becoming more and more expensive, but few of us are counting the cost.
Three unrelated tragedies brought to collective memory three persisting truths of the human experience.
The universal experience of death gives rise to the universal belief in heaven — even for non-religious people like me.
In light of the 63-year-old comedian’s death, here are five things you can do to help prevent suicide.
Young’s culture taught him that being dependent is to be avoided at all costs. But Christians know that this American myth is a false and dangerous.
Life was the race that was most important to Tim Russert and he won it by a landslide.