Because He Reads the Bible

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Dakota Garilli expertly explores the age-old tensions between religion and sexuality, parents and children.

3 Churchy Phrases That Are Scaring Off Millenials

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The statistics are in. The millennials are leaving the church, and nobody seems quite sure what to do about it.

Peace Monger

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This Tree Hugging Hippie Pacifist Needs To Go Heart To Heart With Those Who Glorify War

The Secret to Stories Revealed

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When a story takes hold of, transports, and truly transforms us, it’s more than the power of connection at work. It’s seeing ourselves in the face of another.

A Troll’s Quest: On Holly Fisher and Other Remoras

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In just a few days Holly Fisher has gained 23,000 Twitter followers, been featured in nearly every “news” source and has became, at once, an overnight darling and an overnight joke. But how did she do it?

The Truth About Honesty

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Many people confuse honesty and truth. The Good Men Project’s Ethics Editor swears he knows the difference.

The Forgiveness Syndrome: Understanding the Payoff We Get From Screwing Up

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We all love the feeling of being forgiven. But to be forgiven, we have to hurt someone first.

Faith and Film: Grappling with Noah

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Seminary graduate N.C. Harrisons discusses how complex works of art can inspire personal growth.

Goodwill Reunites Family With 1812 Heirloom Bible

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A centuries-old heirloom Bible has found its way back into family hands thanks to a dedicated Goodwill employee.

I Don’t Read Postcards from Hell

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Sarah Wells reached a low point in her marriage when she was pursued by another man; it was honesty with her husband and her rediscovered faith that saw her through.

What Hands Are For

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Jarad Dewing compares his hands, and his life, to the men who came before him.

“I would rather starve.”

Self Sufficient

This comment by Mud on the post A Poor Man’s Pope, A Rich Man’s Mayor Well, hot damn, Tom, congratulations. With those two $500 gifts, you’ve solved poverty in America. I gotta tell ya, though, that the people at the bottom don’t want your charity. My father was placed in a home. Shortly after, we […]

Music Paradise or When the Blues Man Overstays his Visit

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Riffing on classic Biblical stories, Elvis Alves gives us music, rivalry, sex, and the devil…everything you need for a good blues song.

A Poor Man’s Pope, A Rich Man’s Mayor

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Doug Zeigler explores the very different messages of Pope Francis and New York City Mayor Bloomberg about the poor.

The Camel in the Living Room: Christianity & Capitalism

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It is a commonly held belief that, some 2,000 years ago, a book, in complete form—edited with annotations—fell from the heavens.

10 Expansive Thoughts that are Good for the Soul

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Lori Lothian has discovered some thoughts are more powerful than others.