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…

5 Spiritual Practices You Can Do In Quarantine

Well, for most of us, church is still out of the question. Even if you…

CDC: If Everyone Wears a Mask, Coronavirus Would Be Under Control in a Month or Two

Last week, a top Centers for Disease Control and Prevention official revealed the secret to…

Get Ready: A ‘Jaw-Dropping’ Plummet In the Global Birth Rate Is on the Way

Fertility rates are in free fall all over the world, portending an enormous change in…

Pandemic Evictions in the U.S. Could Lead to a Homeless Population Explosion of 28 Million

Emily Benfer is the chair of the American Bar Association’s Task Force Committee on Eviction…

White Privilege Is Seeing ‘White’ as the Default

Two days ago, I sat at the dinner table, watching World of Dance on my…

How to Become a Better Listener

2020 has brought us a lot to contend with and make sense of. These events…

Dr. Derwin L. Gray: Peacemaking Is Our Birthright as Christians

When Dr. Derwin Gray wrote The Good Life, he had no way of knowing just what…

25 Essential Black Voices on Mental Health and Wellness

A June 12 study found that in the weeks following the killings of George Floyd,…

Two Liberty University Football Players Are Transferring, Citing Leadership Issues at the School

Tayvion Land and Kei’Trel Clark are joining fellow former Liberty University student-athlete Asia Todd in…

Jennie Allen on How to Stop the Spiral of Toxic Thoughts

You may know Jennie Allen through her Bible teaching, writing or maybe even the IF:…

The Supreme Court Has Blocked Trump From Ending DACA

The Supreme Court has handed a huge victory to young immigrants known as Dreamers, ruling…

The COVID-19 Death Toll Has Crossed 100,000 in the U.S.

The United States passed a grim milestone on Wednesday, with the COVID-19 death toll passing…

How Each Enneagram Type Is Struggling (and Thriving) During the Pandemic

How is your Enneagram type struggling and thriving during this crazy season? How can you…

Loving the Hard to Like

Some people are just harder to love than others—we all have that gregarious friend we…

Readers Tell Us What’s Kept Them Going During Quarantine

The tension of time in quarantine is the weird mixture of boredom, anxiety and loss.…

Study: Men Are Less Likely to Wear Facemasks Because They’re ‘Not Cool’ Enough

We all know that American men love being cool. But did you know they love…

Hailey Bieber Gets Pretty Real About Marriage in the Trailer for ‘Catching Up With Natalie and Hailey’

Natalie Manuel Lee is a stylist and host of “Now with Natalie” who’s prepping a…

Viral Video Star Paul ‘Double Rainbow Guy’ Vasquez Has Died

If you don’t know his name, you definitely know the video that made him a…

This Weekend, Catch the ‘Super Flower Moon’ — the Last Supermoon of 2020

Beginning May 7, earth’s moon will enter its third and final supermoon phase of the…

Millennials and Gen Zers: Boomers Really Need You Right Now

COVID-19 has dramatically changed our interactions. More time with immediate family, spouses and roommates also…

Rebekah Lyons: Finding Your Calling is About Learning Obedience

The idea of having a specific “calling” in life tends to be kind of a…

An Inmate Who Gave Birth While on a Ventilator Has Died From the Coronavirus

Andrea Circle Bear was an inmate at Federal Medical Center Carswell and was hooked up…

Saying No to ‘Maskshaming’

I roll the windows down and take a long draught of the salt air. I’m…

The Total Number of Coronavirus Layoffs Has Hit 30 Million

Another 3.8 million people filed for unemployment in the U.S. last week, meaning over 30…

We Were Never In Control

When an individual lives under an illusion, friends and family often stage an intervention. Having…

5 Things Christians Should Know About Depression and Anxiety

Editor’s Note: This article was originally posted in 2017. We are re-sharing it now in…

Human Trafficking Survivors Are the Hidden Victims of COVID-19

A month ago, my husband and I had our tent trailer packed and ready to…

COVID-19 Is Reshaping How We Think About Earth Day

Every year, around this time, there is a flurry of articles centered around Earth Day.…

Millennials Are Going Through Their Second ‘Once-In-a-Generation’ Economic Downturn

While a pandemic is bad for everyone, older and immuno-compromised people are more susceptible to…

Ecclesiastes Is an Unlikely Source of Pandemic Season Wisdom

For months I had been planning a short sermon series on one of my all-time…

A Higher Purpose?

2013 was a rough year for Craig Gross. For a decade, he’d battled excruciating headaches…

Don’t Mistake Your Comfort for God’s Goodness

Nine in the morning rolls around and honestly, I still don’t “need” to rise and…

Is Social Media Silencing Our Souls During the Pandemic?

As my head hit the pillow, my brain sprang into action. Worries I had kept…

How to Serve and Stay Sane When the World Is Falling Apart

If you’ve been paying even the slightest bit of attention over the last month, you…

When God Won’t Take Away Your Anxiety

A question I’m often asked is, “How did you stop having anxiety?” I didn’t. “You…

Why God Doesn’t Feel Real During COVID-19

Whether you’re healthy or sick, overstocked on toilet paper or running low, still working from…

John Krasinski Virtually Reunited the Original ‘Hamilton’ Cast to Surprise a 9-Year-Old Fan

We’re all doing the best we can in quarantine, and John Krasinski and Emily Blunt…