During an interview, many job applicants get caught unprepared when asked salary questions. Poor answers to money questions can cost the applicant the job, or if hired, can result in being paid thousands of dollars less than the employer would have been willing to pay.
- October 21, 2010 |
A few weeks ago I wrote an article called “Why it’s Important to Keep Tithing in Tough Economic Times” and, quite frankly, I was surprised by the many follow up comments from Christians who don’t believe that tithing is for today...
- July 17, 2008 |
We need to be the answer to the prayers for the persecuted. A powerful opportunity to do just that is coming November 14. Millions worldwide will unite that Sunday for the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church.
As if just living on this planet that hurls 67,000 miles each and every hour through space isn’t stressful enough, building a lasting relationship with someone else brings on a whole new set of problems...
- August 03, 2009 |
Much like 1987's Broadcast News, there's actually a deeper debate that elevates the light and sunny romantic comedy of Morning Glory into something more substantial, namely the discussion of what's "real" news.
- November 10, 2010 |
The premise is simple, the execution is competent and the film delivers the requisite amount of crowd-pleasing thrills. And yet, the film feels a little too easy in the depiction of its main characters, who are sketched out with scant information about their motivations.
- November 12, 2010 |
Christ didn't live and die just to offer us salvation. He came to teach us character through demonstrating a lifestyle that pleases God.
- October 22, 2010 |
You and your spouse want to be great parents, so you devote lots of time and energy to your kids. But how much do you devote to each other?
- October 15, 2010 |
Zechariah 4:10 reads, "Who has despised the day of small things?" So I asked Christian friends the question: "What small things have you seen God use?" The answers are still coming in...
It's déjà vu all over again with Megamind, yet another superhero story in which super-villains go to great lengths to undermine the good guys. Think The Incredibles, Despicable Me, Shrek Forever After or… well, we've seen a lot of this sort of story recently.
Many Christians struggle with knowing what to do when they face important decisions about their callings. Is it up to God to guide or up to us to decide?
- October 21, 2010 |
Much like its R-rated Planes, Trains & Automobiles predecessor that starred Steve Martin and the late John Candy back in 1987, Due Date is also the madcap tale of two guys who would never take a cross-country road trip together, if extenuating circumstances weren't involved.
I have often struggled with the demand God has put on me to say yes to human authority when I want to say no, especially when I don't feel the person over me worthy of control. However, doing so anyway has been one of the most formative experiences of my life.
- October 19, 2010 |
While quieter virtues can get lost in the noise around you, they're just as powerful as more dramatic virtues to help you become the person God wants you to be.
Things don't have to be perfect in order to share our lives with others. I'm still learning this lesson, and my hope is our kids are catching on too...
- October 14, 2010 |
Dear Dr. David: I am beyond frustrated with my marriage and husband. We have been married for ten years and have never been able to stop bickering...
- February 09, 2007 |
For five years a woman in her mid-40s has been dating a pastor who has a past history of homosexuality, but now she is "frozen" in her tracks. "Do I continue the relationship or do I avoid the risk?" See what "he" and "she" have said in response.
- October 28, 2010 |
Our most popular articles last month covered much more than Halloween. The features include marriage advice when your spouse "loves" someone else, an interview with Pete Wilson, and fourteen ways to outlive your life. Read them all here!
For some of us, instead of focusing on getting out of debt, we need to first give more serious thought to becoming organized. Does that sound crazy, almost laughable? Before you start laughing too hard, look at these examples and see if you can relate...
- January 07, 2009 |