1. This is an excerpt from Chapter 7 of Your God is Too Glorious: Finding God in the Most Unexpected Places by Chad Bird (1517 Publishing, 2023).
  2. The gospel is for sinners – both the tax collector and Pharisee, both in need of the Great Physician.
  3. This article is written by guest contributor, Christopher J. Richmann.
  4. St. Patrick was great but only because he was a slave to Christ.
  5. Patrick's breakthrough came when he began to leverage his knowledge of the native language and customs to build a bridge between Irish lore and the Christian mythos.
  6. We can interpret "be the Church" as either law or gospel.
  7. God gives his church a story that helps to make sense of this life.
  8. It would serve us well to embrace the beauty of our diversity within the unity of the body of Christ.
  9. How the pumpkin patch has a lot to teach us about the love and work of Christ
  10. Scent plays an important role in our memories and the story of Scripture
  11. Dyson demonstrated a pious persistence with Lewis, something we can emulate in our own friendships and conversations.
  12. We must also address the stigma surrounding addiction within so many churches.