I Don’t Read Postcards from Hell


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.

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.

Why I’m Teaching My Children to Pray


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

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.

The Theology of Toys

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We need only go deeper than our wounds, habits and opinions to return to our original joy

What Would Jesus Do?


In this haunting villanelle, Will Stockton evokes both the sacred and the profane, calling up, as he does so, “a dangerous memory”

To Be Like Jesus, Does Meekness Mean Weakness?


Gil Flores shares his thoughts on the Christmas season and what the way of Jesus shows us about meekness.

Is Santa Real? I Plead the (2)5th.

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John Belitsky believes we’re creating a nation of little liars and conspiracy theorists with this whole Santa thing.

100 words on Heroes 12/22: A Call For Submissions


Call for Op-Ed submissions: 100 words on heroes/heroism.

Do You Believe in Santa, Daddy?

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Kids have questions about Santa, and they aren’t always easy to answer. DorkDaddy has been there, and he handled it perfectly.

Between Jesus and Wilt Chamberlain

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Why was a kid from Wisconsin painting on sideburns to look like Walt Frazier?

A Tale of Two Tables

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Rev. Nathan Loewen asks us to consider: Who are we excluding?

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.

Tattooed Jesus? Rethinking A Warrior Theology

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Both men and women were created in the image of God, thus God must portray both masculine and feminine traits. So why do we only hear about the masculine ones?

The Gospel According to Facebook: Evangelism in the 21st Century?


Can you “Like” your way into heaven?

What Could Be More Christian Than Cutting Off Food Stamps?


N.C. Harrison takes issue with former Cincinnati mayor Ken Blackwell’s claims of a scriptural basis for cutting off food stamp assistance.