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Category: Christian living

Why Christians need margins in a world of busyness

Why Christians need margins in a world of busyness

These days, being busy is a status symbol, and it can even feel honourable to be busy. But what is our busyness costing us in our Christian mission?

Does God really care about my job?

Does God really care about my job?

Annie Dillard once said, How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives. Work, for most of us, looms large in that equation.

Life isn’t about happiness. It’s about meaning

Life isn’t about happiness. It’s about meaning

Happiness is our culture’s Holy Grail. From the time we hear “happily ever after” in a bedtime story, we know that happiness means success.

Surprising lessons on how to be angry at God

Surprising lessons on how to be angry at God

Is it really a sin to be angry at God? Many Christians are taught that it is. But how does this square with the book of Job? Here’s what I discovered.