Even if the President intends to stand by his agreement, this does not bind his successors, the courts, or, for that, matter, the pro-abortion activists in his own party.
- March 26, 2010 |
Most of us have read John 5:1–9, the story of the blind, paralyzed man at the pool of Bethesda, many times, but I’ll bet there’s something that escaped your attention.
Pastors are no strangers to pain, but... is it possible to turn that pain into gold?
Is Christianity built on nonsense? Or is Christianity built on an irrefutable fact?
Now these three abide: anger, outrage, and fear—and the greatest of these is fear." That's not in the Bible. But sometimes I wonder if I think it is.
The satellite images show a black whole between China, South Korea, and Japan. Due to their isolation, North Koreans live in the same darkness.
What children are taught in public school matters. Whole societies have been altered by indoctrinating them, as the Soviet Union showed.
There is true horror in the fall. But there is true hope in Christ.
- March 23, 2010 |
Read reformer Martin Luther's compelling meditation on the question of who really killed Christ.
- March 23, 2010 |
When was the last time you heard about a 75-year-old man packing up his family and moving away somewhere totally non-specific?
- March 23, 2009 |
The "Slaughter Rule" allows congressional members to claim that they didn't actually vote for the bill when they face citizens in their districts. But that kind of hocus-pocus is not going to work.
By 2050, the world's population, which is currently about 6.8 billion, is projected to peak at about 9 billion. Food production will have to increase by one third just to keep pace with population. We've got to produce more, urgently.
The issues raised by his comments and the resultant controversy are worthy of our most careful thinking and most earnest struggle. Serious-minded Christians cannot move on from this issue so quickly.
When your plans fall apart, it doesn't necessarily mean God wasn't in them. It may just be time to consider Plan B.
Proverbs offers the simplest, yet most profound, daily spiritual "pick-me-ups" to be found in all the Bible.
What circumstances are you experiencing right now? Provision? Losing it all, like Job? Are you between a rock and a hard place or The Rock and a hard place? Will you curse? Will you kneel? Will you sing?
What are the mandates and the models of Scripture regarding intergenerational life and ministry in our churches? What are the fruits of neglecting them?
Those students of the Bible who don't read Greek can still reach beyond the English Bible to the original Greek in four easy steps.