A production that is not our own

A production that is not our own

By John D. Pierce Not everyone is a morning person. And I’ve not always been one. Now, however, it is my favorite time of the day — especially when in a natural setting. Even when not, I try each day to look up from my computer and gaze out the front windows at the...
Immanuel — and the “follow” part that follows

Immanuel — and the “follow” part that follows

By John D. Pierce God came to live among us. Jesus is God’s fullest self-revelation. His life — filled with words, deeds, lessons and sacrifice — was far more than filler or a mere segue from birth to death. It’s tempting to focus almost exclusively on the...
Blessings for this good season and beyond

Blessings for this good season and beyond

By John D. Pierce, Executive Editor Our celebration of the coming of Christ brings such joy and hope. It reminds us that life has its fullest meaning in relationships beyond our daily tasks. Faith, however, is for more than a season. It is responding to the continuing...
Doing good — for free

Doing good — for free

By John D. Pierce As a campus minister I would often warn students that if they are “too busy” to do good at that stage in life it will be an even easier excuse when they have full-time jobs and families. I was using that line again during a Bible study luncheon in...

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