Tagged: spiritual growth

Resilient or Stubborn?

By Craig Wong In a recent conversation among leaders of the church, a pastor offered an observation that has stayed with me. The topic of our conversation was about preaching resurrection hope amid a...

Do We Need a Day of Rest?

By Christine Aroney-Sine Editor's Note: For the month of August, ESA will be taking sabbath hours for half the day every Friday. As we strive to incorporate the rhythms of rest into our work,...

What Love Requires

By Sharon Delgado It was love that brought me to this jail cell. – Sandra Steingraber When my granddaughter Nikayla was ten years old, climate change became real to her. She learned that glaciers...

In Defense of Mystery

By Jo Kadlecek "A sound of quick steps broke the silence of the moor. Crouching among the stones we stared intently at the silver moon-tipped bank in front of us. The steps grew louder,...