The Better Samaritan
The Better Samaritan is a blog covering humanitarian, disaster, and justice issues with research, stories, and interviews.
A Guide to Trauma-Informed Youth Ministry
Creating a trauma-informed youth ministry requires intentionality, compassion, and a commitment to learning and growth.
9 Ways to Start Your Journey as a Trauma-Informed Church
Adopting a trauma-informed approach within a church is an ongoing process of compassionately loving our neighbors. Here are 9 ways to begin your trauma-informed journey.
5 Lessons Humanitarian Leaders Can Learn from Improv
Improv and humanitarian work may seem like two different worlds, but there’s more overlap than you might think.
From Heartache to Hope: The Church's Mission in Foster Care and Trauma Healing
A conversation about how the Church can make a difference in the lives of children and families.
Recognized as one of the most popular and thoughtful evangelical bloggers on the web, Scot McKnight and his loyal community discuss theology and current events in a seamless, engaging conversation.
Pivot is a blog by Karl Vaters that discusses innovative leadership from a small church perspective.
A Discipleship Strategy Small Churches Can Actually Follow, with Darrell Stetler (Ep 38)
Darrell and Karl talk about the importance of discipleship in the life of the church – and as a central role in our calling as pastors.
Why Proximity and Longevity Matter in Pastoral Ministry, with Alan Briggs (Ep 36)
Karl interviews Alan Briggs, a pastor, the author of Staying is the New Going, the host of the Right Side Up Leadership podcast and StayForth.com.
Seculosity: Ministry In The Era Of Secular Religion, with David Zahl (Ep 37)
Karl Vaters interviews David Zahl, author of Seculosity: How Career, Parenting, Technology, Food, Politics, and Romance Became Our New Religion and What to Do about It.
Should You Start a Podcast? And Positive Ministry Trends, with Aron Utecht (Ep 35)
Karl Vaters interviews Aron Utecht, a pastor and the host of the Good Ideas for Churches podcast
Just Marinating is a Christianity Today blog by pastor and author Derwin L. Gray. The former NFL linebacker and now lead pastor at Transformation Church covers leadership, discipleship, church planting, evangelism, and the gospel of grace in his blog.
All Good Things Must Come to an End
Every ending is a new beginning.
The Source of True Joy
Joy is not found in our circumstances.
How to Get the Most Out of Your Life
Six keys to being more productive in life and ministry.
Your Day in Court
His case is so convincing, so true, that it is beyond a shadow of a doubt that you are guilty.
Thin Places covers the intersection of faith, family, and disability from author Amy Julia Becker. This blog is about discovering and remembering thin places, places where heaven and earth touch, where God seems more readily present, more easily accessed. It is meant to uncover ideas, relationships, points of connection, and moments of deep beauty that draw us towards one another and towards the Holy One.
Love Is Slow, but It Lasts
Final thoughts on family, faith, and what matters most.
"Looking for Ways to Build Bridges"
A conversation with CT editor Katelyn Beaty about blogging, books, and what's next.
Nine Favorite Posts from Thin Places
The best of faith, family, disability, and culture as I say goodbye to blogging.
Why I Need to Stop Blogging
The possibilities and limitations of logging life on the Internet.
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