Let's put together a scenario. You're up for promotion, but so is Brandi...
Those dreams stirring in your soul can come true if you embrace God's plans with passion.
Is there a certain sin that seems to have a foothold in your life? Do you wonder if you ever will gain victory over it?
Few would bat an eye at recent news of an evangelical pastor and fellow Christian conservatives engaged in a political fight in Iowa. But there’s a twist to this story. The Christian conservatives were fighting each other.
The mainstream media wants you to believe that a conservative evangelical church has refused to bury a Gulf War veteran because he was gay. Some in the Christian media want you to believe that the church hasn’t shown the love of Jesus to a dead man’s family. Neither charge is anywhere near the truth.
Should you ever decide to help your daughter bake her own wedding cake, the first thing you should know is that a deluxe Scrabble board on a swivel stand will not spin while holding the weight of a four-layer 12-inch cake...
Here’s a challenge: trying focusing on what’s right in your life. Of course, there are times when there are so many things wrong with a person or a situation that it’s clearly time for a change. But I have found that more often than not, our thoughts can be out of balance.
Living by callings means that we are living in the paths that God created for us. We are seizing today to make the most of the opportunities God has given us in this moment.
In the Bible's storm stories - as well as those of our own lives - we can see the times where God either calms the wind and waves, or calms His child.
Christian travelers to Saudi Arabia should be forewarned to leave their Bibles at home, according to an article in the Jerusalem Post.
Even though our society celebrates youth and scorns aging, getting older is a natural process designed by God. You don’t have to fear aging.
Is the future of our congregations tied to the fate of the family?
Cruel, ungodly behavior toward your pastor is a mark of shame on the church of Jesus Christ.
- August 14, 2007 |
While I will never enjoy death threats and vulgar accusations, I know they can, at times, be the natural response of evil to truth. Committed Christ-followers for centuries gave their lives rather than be silenced. Can we not bear these comparatively little consequences in our own lost generation? Yes, we can.
- August 08, 2007 |
Pastors routinely come to Saturday wondering what happened to the last five days. And where is that sermon you have to preach tomorrow morning?
- August 08, 2007 |
Religious leaders from around the world called for the immediate release of South Korean hostages held in Afghanistan.
Most of us like the verses that say love is kind and humble and that it isn’t rude or envious or boastful. But what about the verse that says it "does not rejoice in iniquity, but rejoices in the truth"?