The Blog of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship

December 24, 2013

A Christmas Truth: Jesus Was Human. And So Are We.

By: 
Adam Jeske
Christmas truth

The Christmas story is startling. 

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December 23, 2013

Do I Really Trust God?

By: 
Katie Ziegler
trusting God's goodness

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

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December 19, 2013

Use Facebook to Fight Off Christmas-Break Loneliness

By: 
Adam Jeske
Facebook and loneliness

Today, it’s taken for granted that we are all busy. What often doesn’t get mentioned (or even realized) is that when we’re busy, we’re often lonely.

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December 18, 2013

When “Home for Christmas” Is Hard

By: 
Steve Tamayo
Going home for Christmas

Going home for the holidays can be more complicated than you’d expect. 

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December 16, 2013

How to Keep People from Hating You This Christmas

By: 
Drew Larson
Christmas gift guide

When it comes to giving Christmas gifts, there are two kinds of people in the world: people who will give you a list, and people who hate you.

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December 12, 2013

The Importance of Understanding Your Latino Identity

By: 
Noemi Vega
Latina students

Did you know that Jesus entered the world in the flesh, into a particular context and a particular people

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December 09, 2013

Christmas Is Not for Christians

By: 
Amy Hauptman
Christmas is not for Christians

Jesus did not come for Christmas pageants, Christmas trees, or cookies. 

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December 06, 2013

We Admire Mandela. But Not Enough.

By: 
Adam Jeske
Nelson Mandela

Barack Obama. Tony Blair. BBC. Fox. Bono. And most of my Facebook friends, both from the years I lived in South Africa and now back in the U.S.

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December 05, 2013

What Should I Major In?

By: 
Katie Ziegler
how to pick a major

My younger brother wanted to be an engineer. He knew it long before he entered college, and had a plan in place.

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December 04, 2013

What Does God Think of Failure?

By: 
Matt Meyer

I remember sitting on a couch a couple years ago across from my spiritual director explaining why I felt like a failure. 

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