Charis Journal

Charis Journal provides thought-provoking articles on topics related to theology, ministry, family, and more. Written by the Fellowship, for the Fellowship.

The Joy of Christmas

“But the angel said to them, ‘Do not be afraid. I bring you good ...

The Love of Christmas

“But when the kindness and love of God our Savior appeared, He saved us, not because ...

The Peace of Christmas

“Gentlemen may cry, ‘peace, peace’; but there is no peace. The war has actually ...

The Hope of Christmas

“She will bear a Son; and you shall call His name Jesus, for He will save His ...

Lack No Good Thing

My kids don’t all like to eat the same things and I don’t love ...

Reflections on Charis Alliance Conference 2023

As I sit in my office each week, working on all that pastoral ministry ...

Women and Biblical Truth

“We want you to get into the Word until the Word gets into you.” ...

Legacy of Alexander Mack

On a sultry Sunday evening in late August, fifty men and women crowded into ...

Finding Your Back Porch Place

This morning I’m sitting on my back porch with a fresh cup of joe. ...

Don’t be Too Cool for Sunday School

Sunday schools started in our movement of churches before the United States declared Independence. ...

Remembering Greg Howell

It was five years ago that I found myself sitting in the basement of ...

Caught in the Rain

A commonly heard expression in the part of Texas where I live is, “If ...