Being faithful in marriage means taking precautions.
- May 24, 2011 |
It’s surprising how few open, transparent and practical discussions there are about racial matters in the local church.
When we speak of calling, most people think of some loftier spiritual work rather than business, construction, or retail. Under this paradigm, the essential activity that consumes 98 percent of Christians’ time and energy is viewed as being of little or no spiritual value.
Barna Group recently completed a study about the influence of technology in families and finds the digital age is affecting more than how America communicates. It is also shaping parent-child relationships in striking new ways.
If I told you that Mount Everest doesn’t exist and that it’s just a fairy tale, what would you say? If I said, “I know it’s not real because I’ve never been there and neither have you,” how would you respond? How would you “prove” that the world’s tallest mountain actually does exist?
- May 21, 2011 |
Why, in a world created by an all-powerful, all-good God, are natural disasters, which claim hundreds to hundreds of thousands of lives, permitted to exist? Is God a monster or merely a klutz?
- May 21, 2011 |
Any time would be a good time for Christ to come again.
May 21, we’re told, is the end of it all. Harold Camping tells us it’s the day when the Rapture of the church will happen. Historic Christianity, of course, stands with Jesus over anyone who claims he knows the day or the hour of Jesus’ coming (Matt. 24:3-8). But what about the larger idea here? Is there a secret, sudden Rapture? Is that what we should expect?
A listing of hot cultural items from the the Internet, music, television and movies.
Only God the Father knows when Jesus will come again.
Either Jesus was right, or He was wrong. Either He was telling the truth or He was lying. We can’t have it both ways.
Americans may be postponing marriage, and fewer are wedding at all. But what about the people who do get married? They’re staying together longer than they have in years.
Stephen Hawking gives an exclusive interview in The Guardian that has received widespread media attention.
There are many people who believe that God will destroy this present world—all of it—and start over, creating a new world from scratch. But that's a misunderstanding fueled in part by a questionable translation of 2Peter 3... (read more)
Pornography and romance novels aren’t (or at least aren’t always) morally equivalent, but they “work” the same way.
A new study finds that teens who play a lot of video games are likely to sleep less than the eight to nine hours a night recommended for the age group.
Professor Andrew Linzey, director of the Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics, says we shouldn’t use the word “pet” anymore to describe our dogs because the phrase is demeaning to them.