The Blog of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship

February 10, 2016

10 Reasons Why Lent Is the Best Time of the Year

By: 
Hilary K. Davis
The goodness of Lent

Today, millions of Christians gathered in churches around the world to get on their knees and have their forehead marked with an ashy cross as they heard either the words, “Repent, and believe the gospel!” or “Remember that you are dust, and to dust you shall return.” 

more...
December 23, 2015

Hope for a Broken World

By: 
Timothy Holmes
Jesus, hope, Christmas

People are in distress. 

more...
December 10, 2015

Why the Incarnation Is the Answer to Isolation

By: 
Drew Larson
The Incarnation and isolation

Leave it to G. K. Chesterton to write an essay called “In Defence of Baby Worship.”

more...
April 05, 2015

Without the Resurrection

By: 
Jen Herrmann
Easter and Jesus' resurrection

A friend of mine once went to an evangelism training seminar for campus ministers where they were asked to share the gospel with each other to practice. 

more...
April 02, 2015

Jesus, the Man of Suffering

Isaiah 53

Who has believed our message?
    To whom has the arm of Yahweh been revealed?

more...
February 16, 2015

Why History Matters

By: 
Katie Ziegler

Our first president, George Washington, was born on February 22. Abraham Lincoln, another iconic president, was also born mid-February.

more...
February 13, 2015

Confessions of an Almost-Married Woman

By: 
Amber Nelson
Singleness and marriage

During my first year in college, my friend Suzanne and I used to sit in her room and encourage ourselves with Paul’s words on singleness (oddly, from the King James): “Art thou free of a husband? Seek not a husband!” 

more...
February 09, 2015

Why Observe Lent?

By: 
Matt Meyer
Why observe Lent?

Next week Lent begins!

“That’s great,” you may be saying, “but what exactly is Lent?”

more...
January 19, 2015

Speaking of Racial Reconciliation

By: 
Wes Foster
Martin Luther King Jr.

Faithful minister, brave prophet, unshakeable activist—Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is a national hero. 

more...
January 13, 2015

Overcoming January Defeat

By: 
Jessica Fick

Many of you have probably made resolutions or goals to be more awesome this year. 

more...
Syndicate content