Stay Close to Jesus

Without fail, Scripture describes our walk with God—abiding in Jesus’ love—as inseparably linked to passionate desperation. Should we be surprised, then, that over the years, so many enduring voices in the history of Christianity have spoken boldly of their desperate …

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The Battle for Shalom

Prior to Jesus’ statement about the abundant life in John 10:10, he says that Satan is a “thief [who] comes only to steal and kill and destroy.” Jesus is pointing out that Satan will do everything he can to keep …

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Will We Eat and be Satisfied?

This post originally appeared on the author’s website at TinaBoesch.com. Five barley loaves and two fish—not much to feed more than 5,000 hungry people. But in Jesus’s hands not enough is transformed into abundance. Not enough, it turns out, is …

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Love Your Neighbor Politically

This post originally appeared on the author’s website and was based upon a series of 10 short videos. You can view them here. With all the political polarization, hateful rhetoric, stereotyping, and name-calling, I have a question: “What if we …

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