Leaders Reveal What They Wish They Knew at 27

Nobody can deny the cool factor of launching a new project—be it a startup, new…

‘Body Issues’ Are Spiritual, Too

My freshman year of college, I remember lying on the couch Skyping someone on my…

Lisa Bevere: The Cult of Comparison

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

Six Ways to Shatter Your Phone Addiction

If you’re like me, you probably spend way too much time on your phone. And…

Why Don’t Churches Talk About Health?

How many sermons have you heard about fitness and health? Not many, I bet. But…

7 Questions to Ask Before You Throw Down Online

Twenty years ago, it was a lot harder to get into arguments with people. For…

Your Purpose Is Not Your Job

Last Monday night, I invited a group of women into my home to talk about…

Your Marriage Will Be as Good as You Both Decide It Will Be

Most people know the oft-quoted stat: close to 50 percent of marriages end in divorce.…

Our Bodies Are Important to God

Do you think your body matters? It could sound like a stretch, but how we…

Six Ways to Resist Negativity in 2020

Looking for more joy and less stress in the time of COVID? Perhaps you’d love…

How Each Enneagram Type Can Handle Their Anger

What makes you mad? Each Enneagram type has its own unique anger triggers, ways of…

You’re Tired of Your MALM? It’s Okay, IKEA Will Now Buy It Back

In an effort to reduce waste and become “a fully circular and climate positive business…

Is Physical Health a Spiritual Issue?

“After we’re done here, we’re gonna hold a little Bible Study.” The man talking is…

The Democratization of Influence

It was while living in the ground floor apartment of an orphanage in Kenya that…

Jamie Ivey: Learning How To Be You

Jamie Ivey is an author, speaker and podcaster living in Austin, Texas. Her new book…

Andy Mineo on How to Lose the COVID Fifteen

There are, unfortunately, a lot of ways to get unhealthy in the pandemic era. Many…

What’s Your Legacy?

Typically, we only use the word legacy when we talk about the rich and famous.…

How to Get Into the Best Mental Health Shape of Your Life

What if we viewed mental health like fitness, and approached how we shore up our…

Want to Find Yourself? Stop Looking Within Yourself.

Recent studies show that 91 percent of Americans agree with this statement: “The best way…

How Purity Culture Rhetoric Can Teach Men to Devalue Women

In purity rhetoric for men, women are often depicted as damsels in distress, but also…

The Vital Lesson I Learned From My Miscarriage

In one glittery episode of Sex and the City, Charlotte consoles Carrie over a disastrous…

Discernment Isn’t Optional for Christians

Discernment is an acknowledgement that we don’t live in a perfect world, but a broken…

Why Healthcare Is a Christian Issue

As another election season approaches, healthcare has once again become a politicized topic in the…

How to Work From Home Without Losing Your Mind

It sounded like a good idea to work at home, fantastic even. I could get…

Erwin McManus: Everyone Is a Creative

Not many of us think of ourselves as “creatives.” We use that label to apply…

Jennie Allen: Take the Path of Most Resistance

One of the only things I can still recite from school is Robert Frost’s poem…

When It Comes to Grief, Answers Won’t Fix Everything

Mystery is part of life and part of faith. Not mystery as riddle or puzzle,…

The Real Key to Healthy Self-Esteem

There is nothing more transformative in human life than suffering. Whether it be from significant…

Telling People They’re Wrong Doesn’t Help Them Change

A friend of mine recently came to me with a problem. Since I spent many…

Making the Most of Any Relationship Status

Whatever your relationship status, relationships can be consuming. Those who lack one fixate on getting…

Andy Stanley: There’s More to Tithing Than Giving 10%

I was taught from an early age to give God 10 percent of everything. That…

Stop Giving This Relationship Advice

Have you ever received or given this sort of marriage advice? “Serve her in the…

It Matters *How* You Tell the Truth

The phrase “your truth” or “my truth” is popular right now. However, the essence of…

20 Things Every Twentysomething Should Know How to Do

First things first, most twentysomethings are too hard on themselves. It’s one of the downsides…

Half of All American Christians Say Casual Sex Between Consenting Adults Is at Least Sometimes OK

Another day, another study revealing just how quickly the old norms of the American Church…

4 ‘Humble’ Things That Aren’t Actually Humble

When Ben Franklin turned 20, he was determined to become virtuous. He put together a list of…

Top 10 Relationship Killers and How to Avoid Them

“We’re getting a divorce,” she explained, with a look of disappointment on her face. Her…

That Photo of Jerry Falwell Jr. Was Even More Hypocritical Than You Think

Late Sunday, a bizarre “vacation photo” from Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. was posted…

Finding the Courage to Pursue Racial Justice Now

Ever year, Oxford Dictionaries selects a word that it deems the most important term in…

Malcolm Gladwell: How I Rediscovered Faith

When I was writing my book David and Goliath, I went to see a woman…