The Word Among Us

November 2023 Issue

Publisher's Letter

Already and Not Yet

When it comes to faith in Jesus, we live in an unusual in-between of the “already” and the “not yet.” More »


Raised up With Christ

God, who is rich in mercy, because of the great love he had for us, even when we were dead in our transgressions, brought us to life with Christ More »

Worshipping at the Throne of God

You have approached Mount Zion and the city of the living God, the heavenly Jerusalem, and countless angels in festal gathering, and the assembly of the firstborn enrolled in heaven, and God the judge of all, More »

One Pink Rose

It all started with an anointing. I was in my midthirties and had been struggling with asthma for nearly ten years when my pastor suggested I receive the Sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick. More »

What Does God Want?

When a friend invited Carolyn McLean to come to a weekend retreat for people interested in prison ministry, she reluctantly agreed to attend. More »