The Blog of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship

May 17, 2017

How Should We View Our Bodies?

By: 
Bridget Gee

Last October, my aunt was diagnosed with breast cancer. My mom came upstairs and sat on my bed to share the news with me early one Saturday morning when I was home for a weekend visit.

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May 09, 2017

Jesus Is Not Your Vending Machine

By: 
Katie Ziegler
Jesus is not your vending machine

Have you ever put money in a vending machine and then had the bag of chips get stuck? 

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May 02, 2017

Jesus Is Not Your Superstar

By: 
Steve Tamayo
Jesus is not your superstar

Let me be blunt: Jesus is not your superstar. He’s not going to bring glitter or glamor or bedazzle your life. 

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April 25, 2017

Spending Yourself Well

By: 
Mimi Troutman
Spending yourself well

Sherlock spoiler alert! 

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April 18, 2017

Jesus Is Not Just Your BFF

By: 
Paula Frances Price
Jesus is not your BFF

I am a best friend gal. I love my best friends—my tribe of women! 

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April 11, 2017

The Goodness of Holy Week: Good Friday in John’s Gospel

By: 
Jason Gaboury
Holy Week and Good Friday

Why is Good Friday, well . . . good? 

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April 07, 2017

You Might Clean Bathrooms: The Dignity of Unsexy Work

By: 
Bridget Gee
The dignity of unsexy work

There I was, almost 25 years old, hugging a toilet bowl in the middle of the day.

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April 03, 2017

Jesus Is Not an Accessory

By: 
Drew Larson
Jesus is not your accessory

What’s the difference between a haircut and an amputation?

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March 30, 2017

How Holiness Brings Life

By: 
Jason Gaboury
How holiness brings life

I distinctly remember one visit to a church youth event in my teens. 

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March 27, 2017

Jesus Is Not Your Security Blanket

By: 
Paula Frances Price
Jesus is not your security blanket

As I sat down with a student I was discipling, she boldly said, “It’s okay; I don’t need to worry about my job, because God knows the plans he has for me, and they’re for me to prosper and what not.”

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