Time spent social networking increases the risk of teens smoking, drinking and using drugs, according to a national survey of American attitudes on substance abuse.
- August 25, 2011 |
When Tripoli, Libya, woke up Aug. 22, it was to the imminent end of 42 years of rule by Muammar Gaddafi -– the longest-running Arab leader ever.
The Chinese government announced plans to restrict sex-selection abortions, but a leading American foe of Beijing's coercive population control policy expressed skepticism.
Did you know the happier your marriage, the better your chance of surviving and recovering from heart surgery.
The nature of the gospel, the role and purpose of God’s law, the relationship between justification, sanctification and union with Christ, and how all of this impacts preaching and the life of the Christian—these important issues I recently discussed with my theological “Yoda,” Mike Horton recently (read more)…
Church leaders have letter on the shocking riots published in Britain’s Sunday Telegraph.
"We are seeing a marked erosion of what America's Founding Fathers considered the 'first freedom': the liberty of religious conscience."
The only generation we can reach is our own.
An Illinois judge has ruled the state can end its adoption and foster care relationship with Catholic Charities, which refuses to place children with gay couples.
Nashville's Vanderbilt University is now offering excused absences to students wishing to observe Wiccan and pagan holidays.
Each August since 1998, Beloit College has released the Beloit College Mindset List. It provides a look at the cultural touchstones that shape the lives of students entering college this fall.
What’s the main cause of teenage rage in America? Is it a matter of poor parenting – or no parenting at all?
It was A.W. Tozer who wrote (in The Knowledge of the Holy), “what comes into our minds when we think about God is the most important thing about us.” That is a broad statement, a grand one, but one that merits some thought... (Read more)
If “American Idol” or the latest reality show proves anything it’s that people like to get caught up in things with other people. There is no shortage of news junkies, political movements, rock and roll groupies, or “save the whale” supporters
ChinaAid has formally requested a special U.N. investigation into the torture of missing Christian lawyer Gao Zhisheng.
A new study helps support the notion that happy young teens are more likely to avoid crime.
When it comes to the tragic trend of American fatherlessness and general parental apathy, it is time for some plain talk.
Let’s coin a term, shall we? You’ve heard of commercialization, and bureaucratization. How about “pornification”?
The church is a place worthy of a life fully spent; the church is a place where someone can make a difference with their one and only life – maybe even the biggest possible difference; the church is the hope of the world.