The Author

Kathryn Butler (MD, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons) is a trauma and critical care surgeon who recently left clinical practice to homeschool her children. She has written for Desiring God and Christianity Today, and her book on end-of-life care through a Christian lens is anticipated in 2019 (Crossway). She blogs at Oceans Rise.

When Flesh and Heart Fail: Why Believers Should Consider Advance Directives

You can’t afford to ignore life’s end, or divorce your medical decisions from your Christian values.

Lest We Forget: Reflections Heavenward on Memorial Day

While we fail to honor him, God remains infinitely

The Turpin Case and the Urgent Call to Neighbor

To follow Jesus is to invest in the welfare

On Losing a Loved One to Dementia

In this era of Facebook feeds and selfies, when

Summer Vacation Is No Sabbath

Rest does not derive from a destination.