Fasting without an Agenda

So often, we fast and pray when we want answers or want God to move in some way. But, what might happen in the core of your soul if you fasted without any expectations?

The Heart of Lent

What is Lent anyway, and why do we observe it? Karen Vine shares just what is at the heart of Lent and why we need it so much.

What is Soul Care?

What does soul care mean? Nick Cash shares the biblical basis for nurturing your soul as well as the souls of others.

How to Have a Better Prayer Life in the New Year

Are you trying to find ways to elevate your prayer life in the new year? Patricia Taylor shares one of the easiest things you can try to find more satisfaction with your prayer life.

What Do You Want for Christmas?

Do you know what you want for Christmas? Mary Morton shares with us the meaning of a gift of bright, shining light to follow.

Making Jesus the Center of Christmas

How can we keep Jesus at the center of our Christmas festivities in a culture of consumerism? Mary Morton has solid advice.

How to Find an Advent Perspective

The season of Advent has always been something I love. As I prepare my heart, mind, and home for ‘the coming,’ the expectant waiting is a reminder of the past promised birth and the future return of the Messiah. This keeps me grounded in the knowledge that this world is not my home and that […]

How I Know Jesus Believes in You

In September of 2015, almost two years ago, I sat in a building built of only corrugated metal. The sweat poured down my face, a constant stream flowed down my back. The sign on the front of the building featured a crude painting of a naked woman and the inside contained a row of doors […]

How Families Can Use Tech Wisely: A Book Review

How can families use technology responsibly? Ben Snyder reviews the book, The Tech-wise Family: Everyday Steps for Putting Technology in its Proper Place, by Andy Crouch.

How Prayer Can Help Your Quality of Sleep

Are you having trouble sleeping at night? Sarah Jones shares some daily practices that can help you get a better quality of sleep and draw you closer to God.