• “And What of God’s Mercy?” Reflections on Lamentations 3:19-33

    By Lawrence Downing

    Children’s bedtime stories do not include passages from the Book of Lamentations. Mothers do not find it satisfying to tell their children the terrors that fell upon Jerusalem a…

  • A New Path

    By Cindy Tutsch

    “I will lead blind Israel down a new path, guiding them along an unfamiliar way. I will make the darkness bright before them and smooth out the road ahead of them.” (Isaiah 42:16, N…

  • Sudden Pope-ularity

    By Stephen Foster

    Let me begin with an unfortunately necessary disclaimer, especially on what is a site dedicated to the free exchange of ideas and information related to topics of contemporary int…

  • You Want a Piece of Me...at?

    By Danny Bell

    I don’t quite remember all the details of how I felt, but in 1985 when I came to Christ, I quit a lot of stuff. Alcohol, pot, acid, cussing, smoking, trouble with the law, satanic mus…