Walking towards the Light from the cross of a King

A blog by Josh Humbert

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Don’t Be An Eli


Guest post from my friend Brett Levy with some great wisdom for parents!

July 10, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Future Belongs To The Brave


An Old Testament Prophet and an American President align on a truth that makes a difference.

March 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

Madden And The Mercies Of God


Dialing up the right play call for hard times with an old testament prophet and football video game.

February 19, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Test Of Christmas Greatness


A Christmas (music) devotional.

December 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

Allen Iverson And The Wrath Of God


We talkin’ about practice? Praxis? What we talkin’ bout?

August 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

This Elephant Saved A Marriage


A true story (and a stuffed fable) all about marriage, forgiveness, and hope.

May 3, 2018 · 3 Comments

Kanye, Bieber, Nacho & Jesus


Kanye, Bieber, Nacho and Jesus? This isn’t the setup to a bad joke…it actually goes to the deepest truths about humanity (without the help of eagle powers).

March 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

God Among Atheists And Wrestling Fans


Refuse to get pinned as the invitation of God is brought to bear on a famous atheist and fans of wrestling.

February 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Sermon YOU Must Preach


Staring adversity in the face and finding a way forward.

January 23, 2018 · 1 Comment

Staggered By The Season


A Christmas devotional.

December 19, 2017 · 2 Comments

Ronda Rousey, Loud Harp, And A Crucial Distance


The fall of a fighter. The release of a new album. The desire for nearness.

August 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

Your Death Star Must Die


One of the most dangerous weapons you possess is at your fingertips. Here’s how to destroy it.

May 12, 2017 · 1 Comment

Invited To A Party To That Never Happens


Does the disaster of the FYRE festival seem familiar to you? It should and here’s why.

May 2, 2017 · 1 Comment

Help The Church Solve This Word-Problem


And it doesn’t even involve math!

January 25, 2017 · 6 Comments

Better Is One Day In Walnut Ridge, Arkansas?


A town that never got over an unbelievable visit. Why don’t we do the same?

November 1, 2016 · 1 Comment

When God Doesn’t Send Chariots Of Fire


What’s going on when you don’t get immediate answers? Maybe it’s about a city of two tales.

September 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

THE Complaint Against God And The Comedy of Crying Toddlers


The most brutal question God ever faces in Scripture with answers from crying babies. True story.

July 15, 2016 · 2 Comments

The Pursuit Of God


College football, Minecraft money, mornings, and how God tracks us down.

June 27, 2016 · 4 Comments

3 Things Christians Can Learn From Ants


Celebrating the ant in a world full of “anti” this and that.

April 12, 2016 · 2 Comments

The Princess Bride And The Lion Man: A Good Friday Devotion


You want a short devotional on Good Friday? As you wish.

March 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Options For The Worst Day Of Your Life


Two men face incredible loss. One God meets them there. See how Triumph comes out of Sadness.

March 8, 2016 · 9 Comments

When The World Catches Up: Fathers


Throwing the challenge flag on what the world says about families and fathers.

January 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

When Prayer Shaming Began


The origins (and defeat) of prayer shaming.

December 5, 2015 · 2 Comments

One Year Later: A Safe Place In God


Reaching for stuff that works. Finding the Savior who will be there.

November 11, 2015 · 5 Comments

How To Be A Skeptic Of Jesus


Everyone has doubts, it’s what we do with them that counts.

October 14, 2015 · 2 Comments

When Your Solution Is…*Loading*…


Airport security lines, deserts, and how not to die of thirst.

August 31, 2015 · 1 Comment

The Day I Saw Grace Win


A stunning wound. A radical idea. An experience of the greatness of God.

August 5, 2015 · 2 Comments

50 Shades And Soldiers


Walking and working out just what it means to be discipled and to be a disciple-maker.

June 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Losing The Baby


Contemplating a friend’s hard loss, and what hope might be found in bee stings and diamonds.

June 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Of Men And Marriage. Of Crows and Crowns.


What if you could talk to a younger version of yourself before you made that one pivotal decision? Thoughts on men and marriage.

April 14, 2015 · 4 Comments

Make That Beauty Call


What is beauty? Where can it be found? What can it do? Finding clarity in the middle of Western movies and my wife’s battle with cancer.

March 17, 2015 · 1 Comment

Wrestling With Revenge, Redemption, and Robots


Yes…as a matter of fact, a robotic nurse actually can revolutionize a tired Hollywood theme with Gospel truth. Read this now…fer yer health!

March 10, 2015 · 4 Comments

The Scars Of God


What brings real hope and comfort in suffering? What sets Christianity apart from everything else? The scars of God.

January 20, 2015 · 3 Comments

Grace Beneath The Waves


Storms approach. The hurricane arrives. Cancer is here. But under the waves…we find the wild, free, surprising grace of God.

December 2, 2014 · 21 Comments

What Romantic Comedies Get Right (No, Seriously!)


Could the…(gulp)..rom-com’s actually point us toward a bigger truth? What can these type of films tell us about the pursuit of God?

November 4, 2014 · 2 Comments

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