I often say that one of my favorite parts of being a pastor for 24 years was pronouncing the benediction each week at the end of gathered worship.
Fatu was 25 years old when her father and his two sons burned her to death. Her crime was converting to Christianity in a Muslim land.
Here are some of my favorite women writers of spirituality and theology in no particular order with short comments on why I recommend them.
God gets at us in the funniest of ways. Just this week the Spirit stirred in me while reading an interview with one of my heroes, Vandana Shiva. The reporter from YES!
"You are sealed by the Holy Spirit in Baptism and marked as Christ's own forever." (The Book of Common Prayer)
This past Fourth of July weekend, I reflected on Kurt Willems' recent post, which had a lot of great po
Last Monday evening, a massive storm front hit southwestern Ohio.
Joanna Weiss asks the right question in a recent Boston Globe editorial:
Christianity promises, by grace and through faith, that believers will spend eternity with God in paradise.