I set the emotional tenor of my home, as do you sweet fellow mothers...
- March 13, 2011 |
Despite the struggles we go through in life, how can we ask for more? God gave up his only son for us already. So let’s start to see our lives from God’s perspective as we start to understand his ways.
- March 13, 2011 |
In order to parent a sensitive soul well, you have to understand what moves his heart.
I hope the following "top ten" list gives you a reason to smile. These may not be actual reasons that families choose to homeschool, but they sure are some of the real life benefits you can enjoy.
If you’re the mother of a teenage son, you may think that he needs you less now than he did when he was younger. But the teen years are a crucial time for you to influence your son...
The church’s call today is to speak prophetically, respectfully, to all nations that liberty comes from the Lord.
The right to choose and have power over one’s own body is a great good, but it is not the only good.
Current controversies raise this issue anew among American Christians and even among some evangelicals. Nevertheless, there is no way to deny the Bible’s teaching on hell and remain genuinely evangelical. No doctrine stands alone.
Every healthy relationship involves conflict, so don’t try to avoid conflicts about money. Instead, learn to fight fair.
Meeting your mate’s point of need can be a powerful antidote to a challenging problem.
In dancing, as in marriage, the roles of men leading and women supporting - if properly executed - give the impression that there are no roles at all. What you witness is the fruit of their abilities, which is delicious.
Most of us who have given our lives to serving God have had a love-hate affair with the Lord's Church. We hear the not-so-new calls of "Jesus Yes, Church No," and have some things to say in reply...
When we - like Buttercup - find ourselves in the Fire Swamp (and we will), we ask question after question: How did this happen? How did I get here? How do I get out of this scary place? Does anyone know I’m in this pit? Who will be my hero?
“It is unspeakably sad when those called to be ministers of the Word distort the gospel and deceive the people of God with false doctrine.” Why would Justin Taylor feel the need to issue such a warning about a book by popular pastor Rob Bell?
Sheen is as much or more a news item for his public rantings as he is for his acting. "But then again we all love a really good show."
I have friends doing humanitarian work in nations where Islamic tribes enslave Christians, but a former governor of Arkansas was politically incorrect, so Americans must discuss Christian tolerance of Islam.
Lent is getting a makeover, especially in some Protestant traditions where it hasn't always drawn strong interest. Fasting and service have taken on new meanings as well.
"Most of us are looking for a calling, not a job," says Nora Watson in her interview for Studs Terkel's classic book Working. "Most of us...have jobs that are too small for our spirit. Jobs are not big enough for people."