Walking towards the Light from the cross of a King

A blog by Josh Humbert

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The (actual) War On Christmas


A Christmas (music) devotional.

December 6, 2019 · 2 Comments

When We Played God


A superb board game supplies fresh reminders on trusting God even when life doesn’t make sense.

October 22, 2019 · 5 Comments

Sink Water Theology


Don’t bottle up your most important thirst. Find what alone satisfies.

October 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

Overalls And Airports: The Change You Want


Finding the formula for change in the hassle of airports and an Easter outfit gone wrong.

September 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

“Great” Excuses Of The Bible: Moses


A guest post by my friend Ryan Lintelman. How do you deal with the temptation to make that excuse?

August 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

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 · 1 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 · 2 Comments

Staggered By The Season


A Christmas devotional.

December 19, 2017 · 3 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 · 1 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 · 2 Comments

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

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