Reading in Context: Justice Like Waters, and Righteousness Like an Ever-Flowing Stream

Reading in Context: Justice Like Waters, and Righteousness Like an Ever-Flowing Stream

As people of God, in our resting and in our working, in our solitude and in our communion, in our being and in our doing, we are a river of life. Our acts of justice and righteousness are water in a dry and thirsty land.
Reading in Context: Zacchaeus and the Economics of Salvation

Reading in Context: Zacchaeus and the Economics of Salvation

One way to go about shaking ourselves from the interpretive grooves (ruts!) formed by our Western assumptions is to encounter a reading of a well-known text that seems shocking at first, until the “new” reading focuses our eyes upon the biblical words themselves.
Dismantling the Question of “How much screen time should my kid have?”

Dismantling the Question of “How much screen time should my kid have?”

The topic of media consumption is a common source of concern and self-guilt for many parents. It feels like there is so much at stake when it comes to our kids and media usage, especially since most of the related headlines are negative.
Christian Wisdom on Technology Use and Parenting

Christian Wisdom on Technology Use and Parenting

We have all heard statistics or warnings about digital addictions. Glowing screens offer a seemingly irresistible draw. How, then, can we protect our kids from becoming dependent on them?

Devotions

All Our Sins Borne for Us

All our wounds, the places we have hurt others and the places that we have been hurt, can be found there in the wounds in… Read more

Empathy That Is Simply Divine

Jesus was human. He was us, for us. Read more

More Than We Can Handle

The thought going with me through Lent this year is this: we should retire the phrase, “God never gives us more than we can handle.” Read more