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.

Heretic Hasidim: The Secret Life of a Young Jewish Man

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Torn between devotion to their faith and families and a desire to explore the outside world, rebellious young ultra-Orthodox Jewish men are resigned to live secret double lives.

The Meaning of Life for Non-Religious People (video)

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The British Humanist Association and funny-man Stephen Fry join forces to explore how people without faith can find happiness.

Dear God, Where Did I Go Wrong With You?

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Jesse Bradley considers where our spiritual scars come from, drawing from his many years as a pastor listening to people share their stories and experiences.

The Good Men Project: We Aren’t Just For Good Men

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GMP executive editor James Stafford on what a cruddy guy like him is doing in a nice place like this.

The Dream of Building Your Own House

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Rev. Neil O’Farrell knows that “no” doesn’t have the be the answer.

The 5 Key Pieces Of Advice I Would Give To My 16-Year-Old Self

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A young student at Pace University recently asked me a great question: What would you do differently if you’d known at the age of 16, what you know now?

Why I’m Teaching My Children to Pray

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Jason Helveston believes spiritual literacy is a part of what we need to teach our children.

Cutting our food bill by a third for Lent

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With so many people genuinely struggling to make ends meet and put food on their tables, it felt like it would be good to remind ourselves what it can feel like to struggle to pay for our most basic needs.

Faith, Death, and The Grey

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Christian Clifton looks at the themes in The Grey and how it brought him face to face with his faith and mortality.

Does Your Pastor Want To Skip Church?

CHURCH AND CROSSING

Ministers are the last people you think might consider leaving church, but I’m one of them.

Unexpected Letters From My Family

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I share these personal letters for one reason and one reason alone. Dad’s are important and they truly have an impact on their children. So please, never give up.

A 13-Year-Old Explains Marriage Equality…at His Bar Mitzvah

A Bar Mitzvah lesson to remember.

During his Bar Mitzvah, this young man teaches a lesson about love that many people would like to ignore.

An Amazing Before and After Graphic About Faith

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Instead of a faith based on a list of beliefs, D.T. Brown has discovered something surprisingly simple.

How One Male Survivor Maintained Hope

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Hope comes in many forms. Here’s the form that helped Aaron Kesseler hold on.

The First Lady Syndrome: Trauma Induced by Her ‘Man of God’

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There’s an outbreak in the church and it’s causing wide-spread illness. To save humanity, we have to do more than shout for a cure.