“What calls itself Christian politics today shows no sign of being disturbed by the cross.”  –James K. A. Smith, Calvin College Happy Holy Days in the City It is Easter time once more. In the city, we are anxiously checking our weather forecasts to see if we have reached the end of the “wintry mix.”…

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One day last week, I met with five Christians – a pastor, a writer, a philanthropist, an attorney, and a counselor. They all agreed that even though we talk about grace in the person of Jesus, we haven’t applied grace to one of the darkest issues of our time — abortion. Why is that? Because…

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In case you missed it, The Washington Post shared a controversial story about a high school senior who is not allowed to graduate from her Christian school because she is pregnant. Principal David Hobbs says the school leadership is taking this action because Maddi violated the student pledge which every student signs. The pledge states…

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Michelle Stiffler attended a ProGrace workshop in Phoenix, Arizona in February 2017. She lives in the sunny Phoenix area where she enjoys the outdoors with her husband and 4 children. A mentor and teacher at a local women’s center, Michelle is intrigued by personalities and the background stories that shape them. She’s passionate about prayer, insistent on family dinners,…

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