When Other Christians Make You Feel Alienated — How to Respond

Three years ago, I visited a space that made me feel very alienated as a Christian. (I’m fairly certain that sharing the exact details would be contrary to the point — and unhelpful — but, for context, it was one of a number of church or para-church spaces I’ve encountered over my life that share … More When Other Christians Make You Feel Alienated — How to Respond

Faith and Academics: N.T. Wright’s ‘The Challenge of Jesus’

In college, I minored in Christian Scriptures. For someone as career-minded as College Me, it was kind of a silly move. I was majoring in Journalism and wanted to write (and tell people’s stories) for a living. A Scriptures minor simply had no practical career application. But I knew college was likely my one chance to study the Bible academically … and I … More Faith and Academics: N.T. Wright’s ‘The Challenge of Jesus’

Top Quotes from C.S. Lewis’ “The Problem of Pain”

I’m angry at pain. I don’t like it. It hurts, it’s terrible; I wish I could make it go away forever. But life wouldn’t be life without pain. And as I’ve wrestled with this issue in the past, I’ve found beauty in the Jurgen Moltmann’s fearless and raw exploration of the “open wound of life” and … More Top Quotes from C.S. Lewis’ “The Problem of Pain”