An Illustrated Compassion: Learning to Love Like God is a 12-week no-prep curriculum that will walk participants through twelve stories (six from the Hebrew Scriptures and six from the New Testament) that all focus on the theme of compassion.
No matter where you are on the theological or political spectrum, it's clear our world needs more compassion. An Illustrated Compassion turns to scripture and looks for examples of God's compassion throughout the Bible, and also asks what it might look like for all of us to lead more compassionate lives.
Woke Like Jesus "Being woke is more than just having all the best opinions about all the confusing issues. Being woke is about seeing the world the way God sees the world. And we can do that—because of Jesus." Discusses racism, systemic injustice, and political strife.
How do Christians sort through the various theories about creation, evolution, and intelligent design? Is there a conflict between what the Bible reveals and what science teaches? What are the strengths and weaknesses of the various theories that Christians hold? This six-session video series explores what God's Word and God's world teach us about the way the universe began.
These films were made possible through the support of a grant from The BioLogos Foundation's Evolution and Christian Faith program. The opinions expressed are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of BioLogos.
After her conversion from Orthodox Judaism to Christianity, Lauren Winner found that her life was indelibly marked by the rich traditions and spiritual practices of Judaism. She set out to discover how she could incorporate some of these practices into her new faith. Winner presents eleven Jewish spiritual practices that can transform the way Christians view the world and God. Whether discussing attentive eating, marking the days while grieving, the community that supports a marriage, candle-lighting, or the differences between the Jewish Sabbath and a Sunday spent at the Mudhouse, her favorite coffee shop, Winner writes with appealing honesty and rare insight.
This six-session resource presents an engaging approach to discipleship from a distinctly Wesleyan perspective including the practices of spiritual discipline expressed in the membership vows to uphold the church with prayers, presence, gifts, service, and witness. Whether used an introduction for new members or a renewal course for existing members, the program guides individuals to take the next step in discipleship and become dynamic, engaged followers of Jesus Christ transforming their own lives, the lives of others, and the world.