Advent Meditations from La Vida: Walking with Presence

La Vida’s final Advent devotional meditates on Galatians 6:4–6 and the importance of allowing God to guide our impact in the world.

Advent Meditations from La Vida: Can Anything Good Come from Nazareth or the Year 2020?

Week three of La Vida’s Advent devotional series considers the question posed by Nathanael in John 1: “Nazareth! Can anything good come from there?”

Triumph in Tragedy: Remembering 9/11

The tragedies of 9/11 appear in history textbooks and college students are too young to recollect the events, but Chaplain Bob Whittet urges us to loosen our grip on confusion, disbelief and fear, and instead focus on remembrance, gratitude and faith.

Pandemics, Plagues, Persecution: A History of Easter During Crisis

Easter 2020 is not the first year that Christians cannot gather for church. In fact, recalling the Church’s tumultuous history reminds us that we can rest in God’s sovereignty.

The Irresistible Good News in Handel’s ‘Messiah’

Thousands gather in the concert halls of Boston each Christmas season, brought to tears and their feet by the gospel of Christ as painted with music in Handel’s ‘Messiah.’