What is Christian doctrine?
When I first began leading and sharing in ministry responsibilities, I was full of vision and optimism.
We love to recite them (especially to others, in a sing-songy voice).
“That’s not a good prayer,” my InterVarsity staff member challenged me, much to my surprise.
Happy obscure church holiday day!
Today is Epiphany. Depending on your background, you may be upset that I’m calling it obscure. Or you may be wondering what I’m talking about.
I sat at a border crossing in the middle of the Albanian refugee crisis. My team and I had been sitting at this particular border for three hours.
Sometimes anger just feels like the appropriate response.
St. Augustine famously prayed, “Lord, grant me holiness, but not yet.” (Domine, da mihi sanctitiam, sed noli modo.) We may relate to his prayer.
Some sins are easy to identify. When I hit the snooze button for the twelfth time, it’s pretty clear I’m struggling with sloth.