Love

May
17
White woman and Black woman embracing during a rally.

Love in the Face of Violence

In the face of his betrayal and death, Jesus chose humility and love. And in the face of a horrible racist hate crime, Christians are called to love in the face of violence.
4 min read
Feb
22
Two Black brothers in their home, one smiling at the other.

My Brother’s Keeper: The Bible & Marvel Studios on Neighborly Love

How Black Panther's post-credits scene captures the Christian ethic of being my "brother's keeper," and what the Bible says about war and oppression.
3 min read
Feb
13
Man eating while talking to family on a couch.

Invited into the Way of Love

(Ephesians 5:1-2) Jesus invites you into the way of love. The way He has loved the world through sacrifice and as a pleasing aroma to God.
3 min read
Feb
04
Group of guys laughing while looking over a green vista.

Friendship with a Mission

Jesus calls his disciples friends. They know him and what he stands for. Jesus also calls you friend. His friendship is beautiful, loving, and whole. And it comes with a mission...
3 min read
Feb
02
Two women hugging and smiling.

God Likes You

One woman's realization of God's affection for her turns a gathering into a moment of awe and joy.
3 min read
Sep
10
Line of shirts on wooden hangers

Christian, Clothe Yourself with Compassion [+ Free eBook]

(Colossians 3:12-14) Paul explains what it looks like to be clothed in Christ. Here's 7 practical ways Christians should take this to heart.
4 min read
May
28
"Justice & Mercy Walk Together" with white background and angular building.

Justice & Mercy: What Americans can Learn from the Response of Christian Cooper

A sampling from Jesus' famous "Blessed are..." statements and the response of a man rightly deserving justice.
4 min read
May
15
"When it’s in your power to act..."

"When it’s in your power to act..."

(Proverbs 3:27-28) A reflection on the power of Jesus's parable of the Good Samaritan and the Lord's call to act mercifully to others when it's within our power to do so.
1 min read
May
14
Marked by Mercy: Jesus Calls You to more than Polite Hospitality

Marked by Mercy: Jesus Calls You to more than Polite Hospitality

1 min read
May
13
Costly Love: It's Necessary & Worth it

Costly Love: It's Necessary & Worth it

(Luke 10:34-35) Part 3 of the parable of the good Samaritan. Jesus shares the HOW of being a good neighbor. It's costly. It's risky. But, it's worth it.
1 min read