+ resources for a deeply formed spiritual life
Shelly Matthews, professor of New Testament at Brite Divinity School, remembers the Trayvon Martin shooting and reads from a letter she wrote to her senators regarding gun control and the phrase “thou
Yolanda Norton, assistant professor of Old Testament and H. Eugene Farlough Chair of Black Church Studies at San Francisco Theological Seminary, discusses guns in the hands of powerful institutions an
Brent A. Strawn, William Ragsdale Cannon Distinguished Professor of Old Testament at the Candler School of Theology, remembers the Sandy Hook shooting and considers how the Bible both contains and ref
Tracy Lemos, associate professor of Hebrew Bible at Huron University, speaks about personhood, dehumanization, and violence, and reflects on Christ as a victim of violence himself.
What does the Bible have to say about the use of violence? Can we connect ancient and modern in the case of guns and their prominence in US society?
Ian Cron talks about the Enneagram, the unconscious motivations that influence us from childhood, and the nine different types and what makes each distinct.
Ian Cron talks about the false narratives that we as individuals and as a culture are trained to believe, and explores what it looks like to connect instead with our true selves.
Ian Cron has an extended dialogue with members of the Fuller community about the Enneagram, facing our shadows, and the stories we tell ourselves and others.
Makoto Fujimura speaks on human imagination and God’s invitation to participate in new creation.
David Brooks and Anne Snyder explore stories of institutions and moral ecologies that foster positive character formation
How humility, grace, and gratitude—as elements of religious experience—impact everyday human life
Leading scholars wrestle with the complexities of race, theology, and the economy
Members of the Fuller community discuss discerning God’s will—especially in the midst of suffering and uncertainty
A cross-country road trip for two alumni reveals both the challenges of racial stereotypes and the blessings of hospitality
A short film drawn from daily life becomes a visual space for prayer. Be led through this ancient practice as you watch, read, or listen (in four languages)
Oscar García-Johnson, associate dean for Centro Latino and associate professor of theology and Latino/a studies, reflects on the ways in which spiritual practices enliven faith
Oscar García-Johnson, associate dean for Centro Latino and associate professor of theology and Latino/a studies, shares his vision for the Latino Center as a home for the soul
Oscar García-Johnson, associate dean for Centro Latino and associate professor of theology and Latino/a studies, reflects on his vocation as a teacher who empowers students to build the future
The University of Chicago theology professor and a community of scholars discuss the social, cultural, and pastoral intersections of the Black experience
Scott Derrickson, director and screenwriter of The Exorcism of Emily Rose and Doctor Strange, has a conversation about storytelling, the horror genre, and the creative process.
Paul Schrader, American filmmaker and screenwriter, and scholars from the Fuller community have an extended conversation on screenwriting, spirituality and film, and more