Faith + Life

Making Good on the Promise to Pray

“For this reason, since the day we heard about you, we have not stopped praying for you…” —Colossians 1:9 Every day I receive requests for prayer. On Facebook, over email, via text message or phone call. A friend lost his job. Another was in […]

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Seeing Nineveh

“But the LORD said, 'You have been concerned about this vine, though you did not tend it or make it grow. It sprang up overnight and died overnight. But Nineveh has more than a hundred and twenty thousand people who cannot tell […]

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Learning to Pay Attention

When was the last time you got lost? It's frustrating, a time waster, and can stir up anxiety in the moment. But, what if the little mishaps that we go through are teaching us something greater? The winding road that leads […]

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Creating Quiet Time

My husband and I left right after church on Sunday and drove to Northern California to rest and re-​​group. While life and ministry have been wonderful, they’ve also been demanding and we know ourselves well enough that we need to pull […]

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Persevering in the Monster Marathon

… and let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us, fixing our eyes on Jesus, the pioneer and perfecter of faith.  For the joy set before him he endured the cross, scorning its shame … —Hebrews 12:1 – 2 […]

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Get the ESV for Free!

For a limited time only, get the ever-​​so-​​popular ESV Bible translation for free when you download the Faithlife Study Bible. The Faithlife Study Bible stands as the world’s largest, most advanced study Bible. Study notes and multimedia equip you for Bible […]

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