Fellowship in Christ’s Sufferings

Fellowship in Christ’s Sufferings

This life is transitory, ephemeral, and we will face adversity while on this earth. But we have fellowship in Christ’s sufferings, a truth that ought to lead us to cultivate a greater longing for our eternal home. Death does not have the final say, and so anything we...
Physical Reminders

Physical Reminders

Think about the flowers, how delicate they are with their beautiful symmetry and vibrant array of colors. Or consider your body, the intricacy of each individual cell and the complexity of how you live and move and have your being. The physical world ought to be a...
The Voyage of Life: Setting Our Hope on Eternity

The Voyage of Life: Setting Our Hope on Eternity

God has ordained the world and our lives in such a way that we observe the cycle of birth, growth, decay, death, and new life on a regular basis. Through this ordering of creation and of human life, God intends to raise fundamental questions in us.  We ask: “Why...
Redeeming Our Broken Stories

Redeeming Our Broken Stories

[lead]All of us are living out stories.[/lead] Where we work, our hobbies, the people we interact with—these are all part of our daily narrative. But every one of us has a broken story. We all have wishes and hopes that did not come to pass. We have experienced the...