"The sinner-sensitive church (SSC) is my proposal for a new church movement toward making everyone feel welcomed and loved."
From authors Frank Viola and George Barna, Pagan Christianity is a thought-provoking exploration that uncovers many non-Christian roots in the background of how believers have worshiped for centuries. Read an excerpt.
In No Other Gods, singer/songwriter, author and speaker Kelly Minter speaks about the idols that hit a little closer to home. Al Mohler provides refreshing commentary on hot-button topics including abortion, bioethics, terrorism and a Christian’s response to tragedy in Culture Shift.
- February 05, 2008 |
As a mother of two sons in college, it's more than disturbing to hear college faculty announce that they cannot give me any information about my sons without my sons' permission. The truth is, there are circumstances under which a school can release information - even without student consent.
- February 08, 2008 |
Should we have all our insecurities dealt with before walking down the aisle? Or is there a place for brokenness in marriage?
- February 08, 2008 |
Most taxpayers submit tax returns or extension requests by April 15, but not all taxpayers submit error-free returns...
- February 04, 2008 |
There's no limit to the amazing work God wants to do in and through you, but your own choices can get in the way. Here's how to practice Unlimiting God.
Lent offers us an opportunity to come to terms with the human condition we may spend the rest of the year running from.
As blondes believe the stereotype that they are stupid, so do Christian men believe they're spiritually deficient. No wonder they don't lead as they should.
The in-country director of a Christian relief agency says the recent coup attempt in Chad could turn from a political crisis to a humanitarian disaster if fighting does not stop soon.
A breakdown of The National Academy of Sciences' latest publication in support of evolution, which also attempts to bridge a gap by maintaining that acceptance of evolution does not require abandoning belief in God.
Whenever I hear the lyrics to The River is Here, I am reminded of the morning I watched pilgrims, clothed in white gowns, at the Jordan River, being baptized within the same body of water as Jesus.
Today's topic is one that generates as much vein bulging controversy in the church as picking the right kind of worship music or the correct bible translation. When do we boycott, and when do we display grace?
When our spiritual batteries are low, life dissolves into frustration, burnout and wasted effort.
- January 31, 2008 |
If my story is all there is, the disasters in my life are meaningless! They are just chaotic shipwrecks that steal from the flow of a story that I believe should be happy.
Ever wonder why our Lord chose such a common little bird to illustrate such a profound truth?
What is the most important responsibility of a pastor? How do you attract good staff members? How do you counsel an abusive husband? Two veteran ministers answer these and a host of other questions.
- January 25, 2008 |
Diplomatic and Tactful – How often do you think those two words are used to describe youth leaders?
- September 16, 2004 |
This week, as we mourn the 35th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, and the tens of millions of abortions that have resulted from this dreadful decision, we must recognize that there are likely many woman among us who are silently suffering abortion grief decades after their babies' lives were snuffed out.
- January 22, 2008 |