Q+A with Derek Webb

Q+A with Derek Webb

An interview with music industry veteran, Derek Webb.
In Defense of Halloween, or in Defense of the Better Story

In Defense of Halloween, or in Defense of the Better Story

Many of us tend to think our stories are unique, but by and large they fall into rather predictable patterns—most often, some version of the American McDream which sucks up so many of our individual stories.
Spiritual Disciplines

Spiritual Disciplines

In his book, "Practices of Love: Spiritual Disciplines for the Life of the World," Kyle David Bennett calls out our daily activities and imagines what it would look like to perform them Biblically with our neighbor in view.
The Importance of Literature

The Importance of Literature

We read literature to engage with story to better understand ourselves and the people around us.
Our daily devotional essays respond to the corresponding daily Bible readings in the Revised Common Lectionary.

Devotions

Happiness, Blessing, and Flourishing

Perhaps the psalmist is right: those who listen to God’s word, who know it, who follow it, they are flourishing. Read more

Returning to the Shore of the Stream

Sometimes we can’t see the forest for the trees. It’s helpful to retreat back to the stream in order to regain a longer, broader view… Read more

Following to Lead

In leadership, but also in the whole of life, follow the pattern of the psalmist: seek the good with a heart of praise. Like the… Read more