We Need Better Tribes

What might be the solution to such existential despair? How about better tribes? We need tribes that depend on compasses, not maps.

Things I’m Doing Before Going to Hell

It’s likely that none of this will spare me from the brimstone future awaiting me, but that’s not why I’m doing them.

An Open Letter to Kirk Cameron, ‘Who Thinks ‘Wives Should Submit to Their Husbands’

Mike Berry has something to say about how a healthy marriage works.

The Power of Prevailing Prayer: 7 Principles that Will Get God’s Attention

Here’s how to enjoy a stronger, more powerful prayer life.

6 Ways The Church’s Treatment of LGBTQ People is Actually Damaging the Church

Bottom line: the church should not be in the business of excluding people.

Imagine, What if Love Was Our Only Religion

In all the expressions of the divine, is there really only one thing that has worth or meaning?

What Does Sexual Purity Mean?

One woman’s candid perspective on a sensitive issue.

Anne Lamott: My Recovery Began With a Cake

Writer Anne Lamott’s sobriety began with cake, coffee and a conversation. How about yours?

Why you Should Pray With Your Shoes On

Joe Doe is not much for church, but he wants to tell you why he prays.

He Hugged Me (Without Asking)

When it comes to building healthy adult male relationships, Steve Hinkle recently made a step in the right direction. Well, in all honesty, someone else made the first step. He gave him a hug without asking.

What Is Religion And Do You Understand It?

Religion, in all its forms, is the key to understanding our collective humanity and bridging the divide between people.

7 Surprising Gifts of My Mental Illness

Yes, depression and anxiety can be gifts.

Religious Persecution for One, Religious Persecution for All

If Islam is “Un-American,” then the logical next step is Christianity and Judaism becoming “Un-American.”

7 Reasons Why Christmas Should Still Matter to You

I Asked My Friends and a Troll One Question: “Does Christmas Matter to You?” The Results Surprised Me.

Santa’s On Your Coke Bottle, but He’s Not Allowed at School

As a society, we need to make a clear distinction between holidays that are secular and religious celebrations. Read: Santa should be allowed at school.

Are You Losing Your Religion? You’re Not Alone.

As religious affiliation declines in the United States, more people feel free to question their faith.