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Our Joy Is Our Strength

Editor’s note: On Fridays in February, we featured articles selected by our guest curator, Andre Henry. Andre writes: Black History Month is a good time for us to take stock of the racial history of the United...

Stillness: A Meditation

By Amy Knorr Why do I want to talk about, write about, think about this thing called stillness? Desperation, I think. Life moves so quickly, and every minute my very insides scream out, “The world...

Living the First Commandment

By Susan Mark Landis These are First Commandment days. You probably remember the first of the Ten Commandments: “You shall have no other gods before me.” When I was a kid, I thought I...

Behold Our King

By Christie Purifoy What was true of King David and true of King Solomon has, in fact, been true of every person to whom we have bowed or pledged our allegiance. His feet are...

Celebrating Real Love on Valentine’s Day

By Kristyn Komarnicki How about we celebrate Valentine’s Day this year, not with red hearts and rhyming sentiments and roses but with spiritual hearts committed to discovering what real love looks like, love that is...