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Experiencing God

Acknowledging God - 1 articles
Ten Commandments Watch Continues
56+ new articles on Roy Moore's 'bama battle

Adoption, spiritual - 1 articles
Christ via Judaism
"Lauren Winner's spiritual journey is an invaluable—and, to some, unsettling—reminder of where we came from"

Awe - 8 articles
Preaching That Connects

Yancey: Neat! Way Cool! Awesome!
Artists like to have their work admired. That is why we worship.

BOOKS: Aweless


Covenant - 20 articles
A Horseless Carriage?
Letter Regarding Issue 8.2

When Marriage Brings Suffering
The meaning of marital covenants in bleak seasons.

Divine Theater
God's weightiness in worship.


Dreams - 24 articles
Pulling Weeds From Your Field of Dreams

Pulling Weeds from Your Field of Dreams

Running Into Reality


Experiencing God - 92 articles
Curing Souls: The Forgotten Art

Good News or Old News?
The Via Negativa as Road to Renewal

Perils of the Professionally Holy


Fear, of God - 6 articles
Wind of Terror, Wind of Glory
We cannot know God's majesty without his terrible holiness.

The Pleasure of His Company
Derrida and the Messiah


Forgiveness, divine - 9 articles
Love Your Heavenly Enemy
How are we going to live eternally with those we can't stand now?

Inside Politics: Love the President, Hate the Policy
At Willow Creek conference, President Clinton reviews his moral failures, details his spiritual recovery.

Exhilarated by Grace


Friendship of God - 2 articles
How to avoid talking in someone else's sleep.


God - 98 articles
Canadian Supreme Court Backs Same-Sex Marriage
Plus: Another religion clash in Egypt, a Baylor bump, and other stories from online sources around the world.

Weblog (Second Helping): Revenge of the God Billboards
Plus: Britain discusses euthanasia while the Netherlands euthanizes babies, and other stories from online sources around the world.

The Ecstatic Heresy
Seeking a superficial unity, some denominational leaders opt for feelings over facts.


God, evidence of - 16 articles
Atheist No More, Flew Still Rejects Revelation
Plus: LA Times praises Jesus, Eames says ECUSA won't be disciplined, China's Craze Mass, and other stories from online sources around the world.

Intoxicated with Tomatoes

Death Sentence For Three Pakistanis Who Attacked Christian Hospital
Plus: Wesley Clark's change of tune on abortion limits, more Ten Commandments disputes, poor clergy criticized, and many other stories from online sources around the world.


God, faithfulness of - 6 articles
Preaching Through Controversy
So Far, So Near
A graduate of Murree Christian School in Pakistan, the site of a deadly assault by Islamic terrorists in August, reflects on his growing-up years, on what has changed in the interim, and on the beleaguered Christian community in Pakistan

In the Word: Stony the Road We Trod
God will hold us up and keep us safe, despite the times we've tripped.


God, works of - 14 articles
Forget Your Bliss
The success of The Purpose-Driven Life reveals a cultural opportunity.

Has God Played Fair?
Why did an omniscient God create humankind knowing that people, in every generation, would reject him?

Did God Blind the Secret Service?
Colson speaks on the Watergate burglary, and other important stories from media sources around the world


Grace, of God - 13 articles
Faith-based Bathing
What role does baptism play in faith and salvation?

Jesusy' Anne Lamott
Chatting with a born-again paradox

The Real Gospel
"In a postmodern world in which people see many 'truths' as equally valid, how can you convince someone of the truth of salvation through Christ"


Help from God - 4 articles
In the Word: On the Receiving End
What Jesus really meant about becoming like little children.

Ways to begin healing the ill-used bodies within the body.



Help, divine - 0 articles

Image of God - 8 articles
Word Become Flesh
Quotations to Stir Heart and Mind

Define 'Better'
One person's improvement is another person's degeneration.

The Techno Sapiens Are Coming
When God fashioned man and woman, he called his creation very good. Transhumanists say that, by manipulating our bodies with microscopic tools, we can do better. Are we ready for the great debate?


Inspiration - 34 articles
Preemptive Prophecy
In the Turkish city of Kars, schoolgirls forced to abandon their headscarves are killing themselves. A poet who is also a journalist is sent to cover the story.

Kindling Their Vision

Tolkien: Man Behind the Myth
At odds with his age, he created another.


Judgment - 24 articles
Challenging the Virtue of the Age

Mapping the Territory
Terror in India
Plus: Southern Baptist exec committee votes to leave world alliance, more on the Baptist minister killed in Iraq, troubles for the Federal Marriage Amendment, and other stories from online sources around the world.


Judgment, divine - 3 articles
In the Word: The Grim Shepherd
He visits every living thing, but those with understanding need not be afraid

How God Won When Politics Failed
Learning from the abolitionists during a time of political discouragement.

When God Declares War
The violence of God can only be understood in the shadow of the Cross.

Kingdom of God - 51 articles
The Subversive Pastor

Tom Wright Comments for Everyone
The author of the Christian Origins and the Question of God series is also writing a commentary series for the masses.
Christ's Kingdom and Paradise
What is the difference between the heavenly 'paradise' that Christ promised the thief on the cross and the kingdom of God?


Knowing God - 51 articles
More Than an Empty Bed

Good News or Old News?
The Via Negativa as Road to Renewal

Wind of Terror, Wind of Glory
We cannot know God's majesty without his terrible holiness.


Law and grace - 7 articles
The Lord Our God Is One
Three Christians trace their roots back to the Hebrew Bible-and encounter God's present-day chosen people.

Living by Law, Looking for Intimacy
What Christians can learn from the debates that divide American Jews. This is the first installment in a five-part series.

A Passionate Passion
Oberammergau's drama not only survives, it thrives.


Life - 121 articles
This Poor Gray Ember of Creation
Marilynne Robinson's Gilead is a novel to savor

Baptism + Fire
Suffering may build character, but ultimately it's not about us.

From Ewww ... to Wow!
What a big difference a small spider made.


Lordship - 2 articles
The Ordination from Above
Becoming a Reverend took one night; experiencing God's power took much longer.

Presence of God - 36 articles
The Place of Public Prayer

Handling the Hard Cases

Keeping Connected to the Power


Protection - 33 articles
Angels in the Roil
The Ministry of Marriage
Children and Church Life

Security in God - 3 articles
Living Abundantly When Resources Are Scarce

To Illustrate. . .

Significance - 8 articles
Serious Symbolism
What's a Significant Ministry?

Finishing Well
After achieving success, early retirees are finding significance in second-career mission assignments.


Trust - 117 articles
Roads to Recovery
Following God On Broken Legs

Cheated by the Affirming Church
Contrary to what some churches teach, it is homosexuality—and not its suppression—that enslaves people like me.

The Virtue of Vulnerability
It can be hard to trust, but failing to is worse.


Truth - 265 articles
Good News or Old News?
The Via Negativa as Road to Renewal

Unfashionably Good
A savory collections of essays by Alan Jacobs.

Canterbury Crackup
Eschewing church discipline has come back to haunt Anglicans.


Vengeance, divine - 2 articles
Vengeance Is Whose?
A new film version of The Count of Monte Cristo emphasizes faith, but with a strange twist.


Voice, of God - 23 articles
A Theology of Sound
Attentive listening.

God Among the Doubts
Mourning Until Forgiveness Comes

Waiting on God - 8 articles
How to Spend the Day in Prayer

The Learning Curve

Furthermore: The Fullness of Time
I'd like life to be a series of pauses like a poem, rather than a fast-paced, page-turner airport novel.


Warnings - 12 articles
Wake-up Call
If September 11 was a divine warning, it's God's people who are being warned

Chicago's Cardinal Issues Warning to Visiting Polish Priest
But measures against anti-Semitic remarks called stupidity and garbage by priest's spokesman.

Apocalypse Now
Revelation says more about church life today than about how the world will end.


Will of God - 55 articles
Is Growth a Decision?

Faith, Fear, War, Peace
Snapshots of the grim and 'happy' ministry of today's military chaplains.

Cultivating Closeness with God


Wonder - 12 articles
Luminous Wonder, Heavy Cross
A sense of cosmic awe sustained Johannes Kepler through deep sorrow.

Interior Design
16th-century students of anatomy saw the hand of God in the intricacies of the body.

No Vein Inquiry
William Harvey founded modern physiology by seeking God's purposes for the body's design.


Word of God - 82 articles
Jonathan Edwards and John Wesley and 300-A Plentiful Harvest

Wise Beginnings, Surprising Endings
Genesis: the rest of the story

Lewis Smedes Dead at 81
Theologian and ethicist noted for his writings on forgiveness.


Wrath, divine - 2 articles
It's Hard to Hug a Bully
It is easier to repay evil for evil, but then all you've got is evil.


Wrestling with God - 9 articles
Holy Chutzpah
Stranger in a Strange Land-In Rembrandt's Light

Rabbit Trails to God
John Updike has made a career of writing the most theological novels in America