The greatest weakness God’s man can have is being unaware of weaknesses. But God's plan is to use the very things we want to keep secret or hidden.
- July 10, 2008 |
I want to encourage you to give a great compliment. It can revolutionize how people feel about you because when a compliment is given well, it touches the core of who that person is.
- July 10, 2008 |
Sex trafficking traps millions of girls and women with the promise of a better life. But a woman named Robi Keyes is proof that one individual motivated by the love of Christ can have an enormous impact…
I am amazed at the level of pessimism among so many Christians that I encounter. Is it a product of too much reliance on politics?
With approximately twenty percent of the world’s population – and one-third of the world’s non-Christian population – living in China, the mission field in that country can seem overwhelming. Yet as Bible publishers, relief organizations, and book sellers are finding, the harvests are plenty.
Break the silence and live by honesty. It is the surest turn in our healing to understand that we are not alone, that we share a common sorrow, a common longing, which is not our own private nightmare.
If we focus on God's promise, when we are confronted with disaster, we will not be defeated.
Andrew Murray, 19th century author, boldly asserted that the “devil’s greatest tool is to keep the believer from praying!” So how can the average person overcome their laziness, sleepiness or disorganization when it comes to prayer?
As a former atheist and now pastor in greater Boston, Dave Schmelzer has regular encounters with jaded scholars who reject the trite morality dispensed by most believers. But what if their jadedness was actually a good thing?
- June 26, 2008 |
Alice Walker's brand of feminism was the kind that taught that "motherhood was about the worst thing that could happen to a woman." Her daughter, Rebecca, suffered the consequences of that thinking. Now, Rebecca is putting her own set of injustices right - by loving her child.
- June 30, 2008 |
What kind of culture has developed within the American Church to produce such legalistic thinking that it borders on the inhumane?
- May 23, 2007 |
What the American military has accomplished lately is the defense of the country since 9/11 without a single attack on our soil coordinated by a jihadist far away. They have been trying. They have not failed.
Although the movie is really a parody, Hancock is a good reminder that most real life heroes are not picture perfect. A better illustration of this is the story of a young man from Florida named Angelo Vaccaro
Our nation isn’t fresh only in terms of the society created by our Founders, but it also provides new life and second chances for recent arrivals and long-time residents alike.
There are several instances in the Bible of God calling to the hearts of people and those people responding.
As we approach Independence Day, the American spirit becomes stronger than ever. And since God is always on the side of justice, biblically, being one of His soldiers is a holy calling and sacred vocation.
When it comes to making money, there are a few non-negotiable components of how I set the stage to work each day...
Nigerian Archbishop Peter Akinola, the face of the conservative movement, stopped short of forecasting an imminent schism, but said that the Global Anglican Future Conference (GAFCON) was the last opportunity to salvage the 77-million-strong Communion.