Christian freedom—academic freedom and personal freedom—is not the right to interpret the Bible in any way we see fit and then act on our interpretation.
- November 17, 2009 |
Whenever you give thanks to God, despite the most difficult circumstances, the enemy loses a big battle in your life.
- November 16, 2009 |
To fight depression, you can be most successful with strategies that help your brain, mind, and spirit together. Donald P. Hall, M.D offers ways to heal from depression in his new book Depression: A Biblical and Medical Approach to Emotional Wholeness...
- November 12, 2009 |
Sure, the disaster movie format provides countless opportunities to show off the latest CGI trickery, and there are a handful of memorable moments in 2012. But certainly not enough to justify the overly long running time.
- November 13, 2009 |
In these times of economic difficulties, may we all keep in mind what really matters when it comes to creating happy memories.
When it comes to food, there is a commonly held belief that if it's cheap, it can't possibly be healthy. But there are untold healthy options that are affordable on any budget...
Recently I asked a beautiful teenage girl who is very bold about her stance for purity what motivates her to hold her ground. She said simply, "My sense of morality, which is based on my faith and the values my mother and father have taught me." Parents, you are a huge influence on your teens...
- October 27, 2009 |
December 21, 2012, is the last day listed on what is known as the Mayan "long count calendar." That calendar marks what the Maya -- a now non-existent civilization -- regarded as the end of the present cycle of creation.
- November 03, 2009 |
Every Veterans Day presents an opportunity to commemorate those who served in some faraway place long ago, many of whom paid that ultimate sacrifice. Some of these men, however, have been ignored too long.
- November 10, 2009 |
The best way to "keep watch" as Jesus commanded is to know what God has revealed and to attempt a biblical understanding of events. Just bear in mind that not all end-times opinions are facts.
- November 05, 2009 |
Through it all, my wife Maria has shown me what it means that the woman is "the glory of man" (1 Cor. 11:7)...
In an effort to be "nice," many Christians today have stopped trying to persuade others to follow Christ. We don't want to offend people or appear strange. So we do nothing.
- October 29, 2009 |
In Disney's A Christmas Carol, all viewers are left with is a familiar story with little discernable heartbeat. It seems inventiveness was saved exclusively for the visuals, which are gloriously thrilling at moments and as impersonal as an action sequence from your average video game the next.
Elders in the Assemblies of God are worried about what a younger generation's more practical theology might mean for the future of the practice of speaking in tongues.
- November 05, 2009 |
What are you facing today? Foreclosure? Unemployment? Bill collectors? Here's a story of hope that will put things in perspective...
- October 30, 2009 |
Though not perfect, The Men Who Stare At Goats still makes for a good time at the movies. At this time of year when many films are self-important Oscar-baits, it’s refreshing to have one that’s main goal is to simply make us laugh.
Emergent leader John R. Franke's new book deserves close attention, for it presents a vision of truth we are sure to confront in years to come.