Tagged: creation

Labor Pains and Maternal Grief

By Sarah Withrow King Jerusalem, Jerusalem, the city that kills the prophets and stones those who are sent to it! How often have I desired to gather your children together as a hen gathers...

God's Fantastic Creation

By Ron Sider I just returned from a wonderful twelve-day trip driving through the Canadian Rocky Mountains. Whenever I think with a bit of care about the gorgeous beauty, vast expanse and intricate detail...

Undoing Domination

By Michael Anthony Howard There are about 400 billion stars in our galaxy alone. It is amazing when you think about it. The Milky Way isn't even very big. Every star has an approximate...

The High Places

By Amy Knorr My eyes are drawn to the treetops, the clouds, the high places. That nest at the tippy-top of the huge maple on the way to my daughter's school…I see it. The...

The World From a Porch Swing

By Randy Woodley In the anxiety of battle between good and evil, sensible compromise and sinful submission to worldly systems confronting me at my fingertips, I often retreat to my front porch swing for...

Be Curious, not Cool

And 16 other pieces of life-affirming advice to young people from Ken Burns by J. Nicole Morgan Ken Burns gave the commencement speech at Stanford University in June. Addressing our current political climate, he...