Today’s Devotional: A True Home

“I am going to prepare a place for you; I will come back and take…

Today’s Devotional: Open to Faith

Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not…

Today’s Devotional: Passionate Worship

“Jesus answered them, ‘Destroy this temple, and I will raise it again in three days.’”…

Forgiveness Isn’t Supposed to be Easy

I had played this day out in my head for what seemed like forever. Hypothetical…

Today’s Devotional: The Whisper of God

“Let me hear what God the LORD will speak, for he will speak peace to…

Rachel Held Evans on Living and Loving Wholeheartedly

Ironically, many of us who grew up believing in all-the-way faith were also told to…

Christians Should Care for Prisoners

A lot has been made in the past couple of years about deep problems in…

Today’s Devotional: What’s In Your Box

The person without the Spirit does not accept the things that come from the Spirit…

Today’s Devotional: Timely

When he had received the drink, Jesus said, “It is finished.” With that, he bowed his…

Today’s Devotional: Stars and Space

“When I consider your heavens,     the work of your fingers, the moon and the stars,…

Today’s Devotional: What to Do When God Is Silent

A.J. Gregory writes an article for RELEVANT about the effort to believe in God even when it seems like He’s gone completely silent.

The Issue with Calling Non-Christians ‘The Lost’

The word “lost” has fallen on hard times. It can sound arrogant and condescending, as if Christians…

Today’s Devotional: A Begging Faith

So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen,…

Just a Church Full of People Chanting ‘Let’s Go, Brandon’

Last week, John Hagee’s Cornerstone Church in San Antonio, Texas, hosted an event called “ReAwaken…

Today’s Devotional: The Voice of Expectation

My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me. (John 10:27)…

Why It’s So Important to Know the Difference Between ‘Godly’ and ‘Worldly’ Wisdom

On October 2, 1950, wisdom quietly announced itself in four hand-drawn black-and-white frames in, of…

Today’s Devotional: A Wedding Without the Fairy Tale

Love never fails. But where there are prophecies, they will cease; where there are tongues,…

What We Get Wrong About Jesus Clearing the Temple

God is a God of justice. Wherever the poor are being taken advantage of, the…

Today’s Devotional: A Unique Gift

I wish that all of you were as I am. But each of you has…

Today’s Devotional: Being God’s Original

Since we live by the Spirit, let us keep in step with the Spirit. Let us…

Today’s Devotional: Fear and Consequences

There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has…

Most White Evangelicals Still Believe the 2020 Election Was Stolen

There’s lots of interesting data in the Public Religion Research Institute’s latest poll about American…

How Philip Yancey Left Toxic Religion Without Losing His Faith

“I was raised in a church environment that is not healthy,” says Philip Yancey. “And…

Today’s Devotional: Honesty Isn’t Always Easy

And God is able to bless you abundantly, so that in all things at all…

Today’s Devotional: Not By Sight

Therefore let us stop passing judgment on one another. Instead, make up your mind not…

A Large Number of Single Women Are Leaving the Church. Why?

A few years ago, I attended the Women of the World festival in London. Arriving…

Eugene Cho: ‘Christians, Stop Being Political Jerks’

Every November, the online political discourse ramps up as elections across the country take place.…

Today’s Devotional: Rootlessness

I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I…

How Creativity Connects Us With the Creator

“He who sings prays twice.” This beautiful maxim, attributed to the early church theologian Augustine,…

Today’s Devotional: Alive Again

But because of his great love for us,God, who is rich in mercy, made us…

Today’s Devotional: A Spontaneous Adventure

May he give you the desire of your heart     and make all your plans succeed.…

Erwin McManus: Jesus Was a Genius

It might surprise you to learn that there’s no technical definition of a genius. There’s…

Lisa Bevere: The Cult of Comparison

The following account is a sadly true and embarrassing story about me. I hope none…

The Tragedy of Dumbing Down Christianity

The other day I was in a coffee shop in the mountains, seated near the…

Today’s Devotional: The “Musterion”

“He says, ‘Be still, and know that I am God;     I will be…

Living as a People Pleaser Will Leave You Empty

For the first four decades of my life—and please try to squelch any envy you…

Today’s Devotional: More Glory, More Power

“For what was glorious has no glory now in comparison with the surpassing glory. And…

Today’s Devotional: A Fearless Ending

“There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has…

Have We Made the Bible Into an Idol?

The Bible says it, I believe it, and that settles it. You’ve heard that phrase…

Today’s Devotional: Something To Celebrate

“Shout for joy to the Lord, all the earth, burst into jubilant song with music.” (Psalm…