The Blog of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship

January 02, 2017

Look Back to Look Forward: Questions to Review Your Year

By: 
Lisa Rieck
Examen, New Year

Right now the Internet is full of predictions, invitations to new year’s resolutions, and promises about what 2017 could be with the right [insert latest product/diet/happy thought here].

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December 28, 2016

The Gospel of Christmas

By: 
Patty Kirk
The gospel of Christmas

If I, a woman, were to write the gospel of the entry of God into the world as one of us, I’m pretty sure I would not start with his human genealogy, as Matthew does. 

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December 21, 2016

Do I Really Trust God?

By: 
Katie Ziegler
Do I trust God?

Advent is a season of anticipation. Anticipation for a Savior to bring light into a dark world. 

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December 13, 2016

The Incarnation, the Early Church, and You

By: 
Jonathan Rice
The incarnation and Nicene Creed

One December evening many years ago, I attended a small traveling circus, where I witnessed something extraordinary. 

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November 30, 2016

Is the Kingdom Coming?

By: 
Lisa Rieck
Advent, the kingdom of God

This is the question I’ve been asking over and over again for the past year or so. 

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November 22, 2016

Sanctuary and Savoring

By: 
Tish Harrison Warren
Sanctuary and savoring

For the time being, I’m ignoring the toys and socks strewn across my living room to sit on my couch and drink tea. 

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November 15, 2016

7 Things We Need to Learn from the Global Church

By: 
Adam Jeske

I’ve lived in the U.S., Nicaragua, China, and South Africa. I’ve spent time with the Church in Guatemala, Ethiopia, Poland, Thailand, and Kenya. 

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November 03, 2016

No, Canada: Why Christians Stay Put When Politics Fail

By: 
Drew Larson
Why Christians stay put when politics and elections fail

Oh, elections. They do bring out our rhetorical best, don’t they? Surely you’ve heard (or maybe thought) this recently: “Well, if Candidate X wins this election, I’m moving to Canada!” 

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October 27, 2016

More Than a Check Box: Reflecting God’s Multiethnicity as a Biracial Woman

By: 
Stephanie Jimenez
Being biracial

I have watched the movie Selena many, many times.

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October 20, 2016

A New Resource for Life After College

Life after college with Erica Young Reitz

The first years after college can be some of the hardest to navigate. 

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