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Jon Acuff on Unlocking Your Potential

Jon Acuff knows what it’s like when it feels as if your mind is going…

T.D. Jakes on Healing a Divided Culture

T.D. Jakes is 63 years old but he seems ageless. In bearing, in voice, in…

Figuring Out Cautious Clay

When Joshua Karpeh talks to you, it’s with a wry look in his eye — like…

The Church Needs a New ‘Sex Talk’

When Sheila Gregoire started reading a popular Christian marriage book, she was shocked at the…

The RELEVANT Summer Reading Guide

For most of us, this is going to be the summer of fun. Road trips…

Christine Caine On Spiritual Burnout

Just one year after the COVID-19 pandemic began, it’s apparent no one made it out…

Dante Bowe’s Balancing Act

Dante Bowe is in the car when he answers the phone. We’re just a few…

Five Ways to Become a Socially Functioning Human Again

Welcome back? As of early June, a little over half of all U.S. adults are…

Christians Must Lead the Way on the Border Crisis

In April of 2021, over 178,000 people were arrested crossing the southern border. That’s a…

Sho Baraka: Creativity is a Force for Good

We would each like to think we are part of the solution rather than the…

The Future is Bright for Yvonne Orji

“We’re doing well,” Yvonne Orji says, though it’s hard not to miss the slight hesitation…

The New Sound of Sleeping At Last

During the pandemic, Ryan O’Neal was watching a TV show with his wife that featured…

Japanese Breakfast’s Year of Jubilee

“I want to believe in you!” Michelle Zauner hollars on “Be Sweet.” “I want to…

It Was Never Just About Preachers and Sneakers

On March 18, 2019, a brand new Instagram account dropped five posts of three different…

William Fitzsimmons Is Ready to Go Deeper

William Fitzsimmons is coming off a fight with his daughter. For most of her nine…