Waiting for the Lord

The message of Christmas is that God entered into our humanness. In some mysterious, miraculous way, the Creator became one of the created — one of us.

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Be of Good Courage

We are to be courageous when God commands something, trusting in God’s presence and power — not leaning on our own thrill-seeking, risk-embracing bent nor overcoming our risk-averse, down-filled-seeking tendencies.

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The Amazing Story of Frank Barker and Campus Outreach

Sarah Eekhoff Zylstra of The Gospel Coalition explains how waves of evangelism and missions moved out through Frank Barker, Briarwood Presbyterian Church, and Campus Outreach.

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The Path from a Lowly Manger to Black Friday

Our thinking about money and its effects on our happiness has a lot to do with our beliefs about God.

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Suffering and the Heart of God

Trauma is extraordinary, she says, “not because it rarely happens, but because it swallows up and destroys normal human ways of living.” We have a choice. “We can flit from one cause to another or, like Jesus, we can leave our place of comfort and enter into the suffering.”

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