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Going Into the Dark Places of the Soul

Sometimes God is quieter and more mysterious than we’d prefer; ever and always, though, He is abiding.

Yes, Small Acts of Kindness Matter

Even small kindnesses remind us that love is as strong as death.

Your Child’s Bad Choice Does Not Mean You’re a Bad Mom

Five practices that help debunk the myth that you’re responsible for your child’s choices.

5 Ways Western Christians Can Help Persecuted Christians

Let persecuted Christians around the world know they are not alone and not forgotten.

Why Prayer Is the Most Human Thing We Can Do

We are wired to understand that prayer brings comfort, hope, and a persevering heart.

The Blood-Dimmed Tide Is Turning

It’s our duty to turn the tide — from despair to dignity, from fear to hope, from conflict to peace.

How to Be Spiritually Resilient in Your Suffering

A psychologist offers six practices that can help turn your pain into peace.

The Promise of Prosperity: A Q&A with Max Lucado

Popular author of “Glory Days” talks stalled-out Christians, Bible meditation, and defining prosperity.

Why You Should Be Praying the Psalms

Try praying the Bible if you feel like you’re praying the same old things over and over.

Christianity Is a Battleship, Not a Cruise Ship

Too many complacent Christians need to turn to prayer to win the spiritual warfare battle.

When God Saves on Death Row

God put a death row inmate’s death on hold — and instead brought him an unlikely family.

5 Questions to Ask Before You Take a Ministry Job

“Do you feel called to this church?” is the wrong question to ask. Try these instead.

How to Pray More Strategically

This three-step strategy for prayer should maximize our results while minimizing our frustrations.

10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Healing Prayer

I’ve learned about the true power of prayer as a Christian Science practitioner.

10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Conservative Judaism

Do Conservative Jews keep kosher? Are they spiritual? And more.

4 Spiritual Lessons Muslims Can Teach Christians

Christians have much to learn about seeking God from the spiritual disciplines of Muslims.

I Brought My Fiancé to America. He Brought Ebola. God Saved Us Both.

How God helped me when the world turned against me.

10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Ramadan

Is Ramadan more than just a month of depriving yourself of food and drink?

What You Should Do with Your “What If” Fears

Five ways God turns a “what if…” question into an “even if…” truth.

The 5 Most Uncomfortable Things New Christians Experience

Your life as a new convert will be all grace, love . . . and awkward situations?