Raised to Walk | Sharing Good Thoughts About Good Words

Sharing Good Thoughts About

Good Words

Welcome to Raised to Walk! A site for discipleship resources. We publish deep dive Bible studies, Christian commentary, and are dedicated to connecting and growing the community of Christian writers and thinkers.~ C.M. Alvarez, founder

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NoFear Devotional


A 7-day devotional to overcoming fear and anxiety

An Unexpected Journal Science Fiction

An Unexpected Journal: Science Fiction

Chapter contributions: “The Ethics of The Matrix” and “Gremlins and the Second Way.”

An Unexpected Devotional

A Dish of Orts Annotated Edition

Read the words of the writer who inspired C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien, and countless others. Fully annotated.


Just like the Israelites, we will encounter some giants. Circumstances that seem to make God a liar. The corruption will seem too great, the addiction too strong, or the diagnosis too dire. When the giant you are facing seems too big for God to handle, remember this . . . Jesus was dead. He had been in the grave for three days. When it seemed like it was all over, God proved His power and won the ultimate victory.

– C.M. Alvarez, #NoFear: a 7-Day Devotional

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Equipped for Recovery Workshop

Join me weekly for Sunday thoughts and an update on Kabul Hope and the journey of our Afghan Christians. Streamed to YouTube, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

Saturday, March 25, 2023

An Unexpected Journal: Mystery Livestream Launch Party

Join us on Saturday, March 25th, from 2 pm to 6 pm CDT for the livestream launch party for the fall issue of An Unexpected Journal on Mystery. Live on YouTube, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitch, and Amazon Live.

Saturday, April 29, 2023

Restoring Hope Conference

Join us on Saturday, April 29th, from 2 pm to 6 pm CDT for the Restoring Hope Conference. Live on YouTube, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitch, and Amazon Live.