Two thousand years ago, Jesus challenged his disciples with, “Who do you say that I am?” It was a haunting question because the possible answers were few.
A Canadian judge ruled that a 12-year-old girl was "excessively" punished when her father told her she could not go on a school camping trip because she had broken rules for use of the Internet...
If you have a baby, toddler, or preschooler in your home, you know how difficult it can be to keep them busy and happy while schooling your older children.
In his inspiring and reflective memoir, Quiet Strength, Coach Tony Dungy tells the story of a life lived for God and family—and challenges us all to redefine our ideas of what it means to succeed.
Our Father’s World could easily serve as a manual for anyone interested in loving that which God loves and blessing that which he created. It’s corrective yet gentle, disturbing yet encouraging. And it’s very compelling reading.
God doesn’t force His attentions upon you. He waits patiently, reaching out to you with love, eager for you to discover Him.
As millions marked World Refugee Day around the world on Friday, Million Mesfin Berhe spoke to Ariadne Massa of the Times of Malta about his punishing journey and new found freedom as a refugee in Malta.
Allow me to show you a couple of mental snapshots. First imagine a picture of a family in a modern SUV. Now, imagine two men dressed in tuxedos embracing and kissing at their wedding ceremony. Which of these represents an immoral action?
Now, with the Lambeth Conference of Anglican bishops coming in just a few weeks, a group of 300 conservative Anglican bishops is meeting in Jerusalem. Their meeting will make history, and may well define the ultimate breakup of global Anglicanism.
We've all said it in jest. Would you believe some of our favorite heroes from the Old Testament seriously said it to God?
- June 24, 2008 |
A tug inside halted my baseball thoughts. Convicted, I realized that too many times I stutter-step in life, looking at all the things that could hold me back instead of keeping my eye on the goal.
- June 24, 2008 |
Perhaps more than with any other label, we must use extreme caution when either demonstrating this gift or receiving it from others, because we are biblically forewarned.
Is the battle against same-sex marriage already lost?
Tim Hughes explains how he came to write this well-known worship song, now sung in congregations around the world.
With so much attention given to servicing and maintaining our outer culture, the inner sanctum has been severely neglected and cannot stand alone in the face of change, crisis, or loss.
The media backlash Brit Hume received for suggesting that Tiger Woods convert to Christianity underscores the fact that, in our culture of pluralism, the chief virtue is toleration. How should a Christian respond?
Stop waiting for someone else to make your life happen. Fortunately, as a single person all your resources are yours to invest into living the life you want without having to check with anyone else.
There's no better group of people to help solve the problem than Christians.
- June 19, 2008 |
More than 1,000 Anglicans clergy and laity, including 280 bishops, many from Africa, are planning to attend the invitation-only Global Anglican Future Conference, to be held in Jerusalem from June 22-29. The meeting could help decide the fate of the 77 million-strong worldwide Anglican Communion.
- June 19, 2008 |