3 Things Christians Should Stop Saying

ShareTweet By Carey Nieuwhof One reason people stay away from Christianity is not because they don’t know any Christians. It’s often because they do. Our actions and our words as followers of Jesus have the power to attract or repel people from…

Sometimes I Feel Crazy

ShareTweet Sometimes I feel crazy. I suppose that’s not a very politically correct thing to say, but when I find myself cursing and crying within the same block, it seems to be the best adjective that comes to mind. I…

Dear Husbands, Lets Talk About Porn

ShareTweet Dear husbands, I need your attention for a minute or two. I want to talk about something important. It’s so important that it keeps me up at night trying to figure it out. I can promise you this, it…

A Path for the Searching Husband

ShareTweet I am tired of the sickening pace. Of the disgusting effect social media has on people, on me. Of the rancid effect today’s rhetoric has on the Christian witness, on my witness. Of the muting of beauty through entertainment…

Is Marriage Really a Gift?

ShareTweet By Liz Wann All my girlfriends were in a desperate frenzy to find a husband, and I was the fish swimming against the current. I gave a resounding “yes” to Paul when he said, “I wish that all were…

My Netflix Had No Chill

ShareTweet Let me tell you a story: A girl comes home after a long day. She sets her things down, throws her hair up and changes into comfy clothes in record time. Breathing a deep sigh of relief from taking…

Why God Made Jesus Ugly

ShareTweet I noticed something deflating the other day. I was playing around on Google doing some research for my blog. I typed “Why did God. . .” and then I stopped. I noticed a question that appeared: Why did God make…

The Text Message That Killed My Son

ShareTweet There’s a phrase that many of us learned as kids: “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words could never hurt me.” If you’re anything like me, your parents or teachers taught it to you — almost like…

Why Did God Make Me Ugly?

ShareTweet I noticed something deflating the other day. I was playing around on Google doing some research for my blog. I typed “Why did God. . .” and then I stopped. I noticed a question that appeared: Why did God make…

Good Sex Is About God

ShareTweet Years ago a friend named John met with a group of young men. He was the only married man at the time, and the rest were dabbling with pornography. In a moment of brutal honesty, one of them said…