As George Beverly Shea turns 100, Lucy Adams reflects on his ministry through music and how brothers and sisters in Christ are never strangers.
- January 31, 2009 |
I was a young college student in Boston in the early 80s when I found out I was pregnant. My first reaction was one of total fear...
- February 20, 2008 |
Over the next few weeks, hundreds of events in dozens of countries will be held to celebrate the bicentennial birthday of Charles Darwin, occurring on February 12th.
New Gallup research helps us see our national mission field in sharper view, state by state. There really is a Bible belt, and some regions of the country are remarkably secular.
Learn how to go from faililng to attract students and an endless string of youth ministers to creating a Sustainable Youth Ministry.
As real as the New Age movement threat is, I have become equally concerned about the ominous threat that the word-faith movement poses to the body of Christ.
- February 05, 2009 |
What specific steps can church leaders take to help domestic abuse victims?
The American founders, who read the French documents, saw the dangers endemic in the words of the French revolutionaries. As John Adams feared, “I know not what to make of a republic of thirty million atheists.”
Fifty years ago, Pope John XXIII unleashed such a wave of change in the still waters of the Roman Catholic Church when he called for a worldwide council of bishops to reform their ancient institution.
When you understand everything that is connected to the sycamine tree, you’ll know exactly why Jesus chose to use this tree as an example of bitterness and unforgiveness in Luke 17:6.
- February 03, 2009 |
Recovering the church's missiological purpose should not be understood as an attempt to replicate first-century Christianity in our time.
- January 26, 2009 |
Rather than use his interview with Arab television to point the Arab world to the positive results America has achieved for them, President Obama used this opportunity to throw America under the bus.
Moses recognized the importance of telling family faith adventures.
Have you ever stopped to consider how thin the book of Psalms may have been if David had lived in our day of all the electronic gadgetry that enthralls modern society?
Slow to speak. It sounds easy enough. But how easy is it when you hear something that you disagree with? What happens when someone is sharing something that you know a great deal more about? What if someone says something that’s offensive?
As the senior pastor and founder of New York’s largest evangelical church, A. R. Bernard told the Times, “When people are shaken to the core, it can open doors.”
Sara Politzer survived the Auschwitz and Bergen-Belsen concentration camps. Now, the frail octogenarian is struggling to survive bad health, little money and living alone in New York City.
All that God has given me, all that I was thanking Him for, isn't just because of His grace, it is His grace.
- January 28, 2009 |