If we seek to follow Jesus in context, nothing is more contextual than a watershed.
We have a responsibility to use the Earth's wealth relationally, not exploitatively.
In a death-denying culture, how do we learn to accompany the dying and the grieving?
In the face of ecocide, the choice before us is stark: discipleship or denial.
It's important for me to think about water as belonging to God.
How an agreement on nuclear weapons can build a bridge to peace.
A growing number of conservative Christians have joined the movement to abolish capital punishment.
There are thousands of ways for a church to serve its watershed and all life within it.
These desperately poor children are sacrificed to the sex trade's insatiable hunger.
As a Christian, I grieve over the unspeakable violence wrongly done in the name of faith.
The Cross and Gendercide: A Theological Response to Global Violence Against Women and GIrls, by Elizabeth Gerhardt
The glory of the FAME studio had its roots in the deep shame of rural Southern poverty.
Denise Levertov: A Poet's Life. University of Illinois Press. A Poet's Revolution: The Life of Denise Levertov. University of California Press.
Public memorials, both ad hoc and formal, speak to what divides us—and what brings us together.
James Patterson has pioneered something beautiful in the world of books and will be remembered for it.
St. Peter's B List: Contemporary Poems Inspired by the Saints by Ave Maria Press / Making Neighborhoods Whole: A Handbook for Christian Community Development by IVP Books / Noah's Flood: Ancient Stories of Natural Cataclysm by Ingrid Esther Lilly / iGods: How Technology Shapes Our Spiritual and Personal Lives by Brazos Press
Pacifists in Chains: The Persecution of Hutterites During the Great War. Johns Hopkins University Press
Your March 2014 cover story “Reclaiming the Word,” by Terry LeBlanc, and photography choices are outstanding. LeBlanc offers us former and today’s missioners so much to bend our brains and hearts with.
I strongly object to Reta Halteman Finger’s use of “bipolar” to describe the apostle Paul (“Can Paul Be Redeemed?” February 2014).
The SOLD Project's hopeful vision to end human trafficking.
Ched Myers, Sara Stratton, Chris Grataski, and Sasha Adkins describe how they are connected to their local watersheds.
Create your own memorial prayer altar in remembrance of those you love and will never forget.
Vincent Harding, a steadfast activist and ally in the struggle for freedom.