Christina Lee Barnes

Watts Towers

Christina Lee Barnes draws inspiration from a Los Angeles folk-art landmark.

Lyle Enright


Lyle Enright realizes that creative theology begins on a plate of sushi.

Oluwatomisin Oredein


Tomi Oredein offers her take on some of the beautiful ways we are human.

Margaret Trim

God’s Child: A New Imagination in Trauma Healing

Childhood trauma severely limits one’s imagination of the self and the world, causing victims to define themselves by their past experiences. Central to the healing process is a restructuring of one’s imagination of self and the world. In her book Trauma and Recovery, the psychiatrist Judith Herman describes hope as the final stage of recovery […]

David A. Garner

The Briefing 7.9.15

The blog Faith and Theology asks, “What is the opposite of faith?” Let’s start with the Protestant no-no: works. We are justified, put right with God not by works but by faith, faith alone – sola fide – isn’t that, as Luther put it, the doctrine by which the church stands or falls? And wouldn’t […]