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My Two Strange Friends

One day in my midtwenties while studying to become a pastor, I was alarmed to see a suicide note published in the local newspaper. It was written by a pastor. ...

The Answer to Outrage

In 2014, Slate magazine released a series of essays collectively called “The Year of Outrage” and described, “From righteous fury to faux indignation, everything we got mad about… and how ...

Loving Others at Their Worst

When Saturday Night Live comedian Pete Davidson crudely mocked Congressman-elect Dan Crenshaw because of his eye patch and flippantly remarked, “I know he lost his eye in the war or ...

Life-Giving Words

Reversing the Negative VerdictsI once saw a television interview with Mariah Carey, one of the most successful artists in the history of pop music, in which she said that if ...

Why are We Lonely, and What Can be Done About It?

Novelist Thomas Wolfe said that the central and inevitable fact of human existence is loneliness. Whether we are introverts or extroverts, married or single, standing on the stage or sitting ...

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Find Your People Online Bible Study with Jennie Allen

Find Your People Online Bible Study with Jennie Allen

We aren't supposed to be this lonely! Join author and Bible teacher Jennie Allen this summer and let’s learn to develop deeper, more meaningful and more authentic relationships. Reserve your spot now and receive free access to 7 study videos and other free Bible study resources when you sign up. Study starts 8/1!