The world tells us to feel complete by getting more. What if the truth is actually the opposite?
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Rather than being a quiet anti-consumer/industrial protest in solidarity with the earth, it’s actually just about people.
It’s a rainy, lazy Saturday in Portland. A perfect time to dive into the Gospel of Mark and cultivate my inner anarchist.
Suffice it to say that she was easy to spot, being the only white face in the building, apart from the swarm of media, panting for a quote, just outside.
She was easy to spot, being the only white face in the building, apart from the swarm of media, panting for a quote, just outside.
This shift is both seismic and historic in the ongoing effort to bring all voices of faith into a more unified chorus, all calling for the affirmation, acceptance and unconditional love of all of God’s created.
You can be married and use someone. You can devalue and denigrate someone without ever touching them.
If my greatest sin in the end is that I’ve been too open, too loving, that I’ve drawn the circle of inclusion to large, I’m willing to take that chance.
Sorry, Chuck, winning a lawsuit so cheerleaders can hoist Bible banners at Texas high school football games actually isn’t a win for religious liberty.
I’m no economist, so I’m expecting that someone who understands global commerce better than I will set me straight. But until then…
Falling in love with a dead man, raising a son, losing a lover… Melissa Holbrook Pierson watches TV with Robin Hood.
“What if I get murdered?”
Ever been told to “man up”? Mark Greene has something to say about that, and gives some advice to his own son while he’s at it.
For Cabot O’Callaghan, art flows from the pain of growing up with an absent father.
What does winning mean, and what can we learn from winning moments?
This is what it’s like to run on deformed hips. But really, it’s not so bad.
We’re all going to stumble and fall. But the important part is that we get back up, and live life without regrets.
Ty Phillips helps us push past our differences to the humanity that unites us.
Thaddeus Howze shouldn’t have to share these 10 tips on how to stay alive as a man of color.
Michela Montgomery has helped several of her divorced dad friends navigate the introduction of a new alternate home for their kids. She shares the secret to making it work.
Here’s your chance to help support pure water initiatives—just by raising your glass.
Steven Lake explores changes you need to think about if you want be in a committed relationship. It’s only as hard as you make it.
I’m not supposed to love you, but I do.
Every man will come across events and situations that seem too hard to handle. With awareness, though, that can change.
Some values never lose their importance they just go out of style –time to bring this one back in a big way.
What we appreciate—and need—in a potential mate changes as we get older. James Michael Sama identifies eight ways our dating outlook shifts with—shall we call it, ahem, maturity instead of age?
Put an end to shaming by doing one beautifully simple thing.
Jordan Gray dives into when you should and when you shouldn’t get back with your ex.
Business owner Doug Wagner didn’t expect to learn 3 important lessons of leadership from grieving the loss of his best friend. But that’s exactly what happened.