Gary Thomas’ ‘Sacred Marriage’ asks this question:

What if God’s primary intent for your marriage isn’t to make you happy . . . but holy? And, what if your relationship isn’t as much about you and your spouse as it is about you and God? 

My own pastor sat across at my table, his head in his hands. I’d been traumatized by the kindness I’d seen enthusiastically initiated towards another church-leader’s family in medical need. You cannot imagine how physically sick I become when trauma splits me in two. I covet the best for all those I love entrenched in […]

A male-centric culture encourages the isolation of weaker members: the elderly, infirm, women and children. This I’ve seen.