Kate Roberts reflects on the process of processing loss through linocuts.
Mark C. Watney reflects on his father’s struggle with Alzheimer’s disease in the broader context of our own ubiquitous spiritual dementia.
I knew nothing of how doctors think about and practice medicine when not long ago I found myself obtaining employment as a patient advocate at Mount Sinai Health System’s Head and Neck Institute in New York City. That I, a recent graduate with a master’s degree in theology, would have much to learn about the […]
Susan Carlson writes about death and beauty.
Lauren Frances Evans contemplates the significance of the placenta and the creative act, examining her role as artist, mother, and person of faith.
Jennifer Lamson-Scribner argues that Christians are called to offer more than twelve-step programs to confront addiction.
Rae Jean Proeschold-Bell and Jason Byassee write that when work is holy, we should expect ups and down.
Jonathan Tran asks whether humans are robots.
Daniel Rempel embraces a calling as a disability support worker to simply be with persons with disabilities and show them that they are loved by God.
Jonathan Hiskes writes that we cannot control the tender moments of a child’s first year—we can only bear witness.
Rita Willet tells the story of Guy and his unconventional journey to baptism.
Rita Willett remembers the old Saint Louis City Hospital and realizes that some things really haven’t changed.
Jason Byassee reviews Kate Bowler’s Everything Happens for a Reason, a book he says takes on evil from the inside—and laughs.
Elizabeth Felicetti describes distractions that interfere with reverent prayer while prostrate on Good Friday.
Lucy Bryan turns to science to help her understand her abiding religious uncertainty.
Poet Judith Montgomery offers a meditation on the painful repetition of caring for an ill spouse.
Michael Dean Clark explores the mistakes we make and opportunities we miss when we save our eulogies for the memorial service.
In this sonnet, David Southward offers a modern take on exorcism.
Rachel Jones has to choose between her children as she examines the realities of raising children in challenging places.