Have you caught Olympic fever yet? Here at Focus we have. Our staff is celebrating “Olympic Fridays” by wearing the red, white and blue.
- February 07, 2014 |
According to a new study, cell phone use, sleep deprivation, and a lack of exercise, together, can point to mental illness in teens.
A teacher at Rusk Independent School District in Rusk, Texas, was recently asked to remove a poster featuring a Bible verse. One student, Cameron Franks, has responded by selling Christian t-shirts in support of the teacher.
When does a criticism deserve a response, and when should you ignore it? Thom Rainer shares four occasions you should not respond to a critic.
President Barack Obama spoke about his faith at the 62nd annual National Prayer Breakfast. But his appearance there was not welcomed by all.
The hits and hurts that can come your way working in ministry are occupational hazards that can tear away at your soul, sap your enthusiasm, your creativity, and your missional stamina.
History tells us U.S. Supreme Court decisions often have a far-reaching impact on issues we care about – things like life, marriage and religious liberties.
Facebook celebrated its 10th anniversary Tuesday. Today, ministers, Christian leaders and others are using the social media site to reach their audiences.
This month’s newsletter from Voice of the Martyrs highlights persecution that Christians face in the Holy Land.
According to a recent research study, pot may be poorly affecting the memory and reasoning capability of teens using the drug heavily.
Though it’s been almost two decades since The Cosby Show aired its final episode, many people still have fond memories of the iconic series.
The voter-approved gay marriage ban in Virginia may be overturned soon, according to CBN.
The debate between Ken Ham, president and CEO of Answers in Genesis, and TV personality Bill Nye attracted international attention. The two men answered the question “Is creation a viable model of origins in today’s scientific era?”
This small Bible passage reveals a big way we can nurture and safeguard the love in our marriages...
I shared my experience meeting with a well-known homosexual activist. I remember feeling the Lord’s prompting to reach out to this man – and pushing off that meeting for months.
When God throws a party, he invites people from everywhere.
They put difficulty and hope together in the tension of hardship and grace that is the life of everyone this side of eternity.
Five new social media apps are growing in popularity and it is important for parents to know about because many come with maturity warnings and are rife with problems.
He knows he’s no more wonderful than anyone else. He is not on an ego-trip for Jesus. What a pastor needs is encouragement.