When you understand that your significance, security, and identity are all anchored in Christ, you don’t have to win—you’re free to lose. And nothing in this broken world can beat a person who isn’t afraid to lose! You’ll be free to say crazy, risky, counterintuitive stuff like, “To live is Christ and to die is gain”!
Assuming your son or daughter has a cell phone, do they text?
A survey released in August by the Public Religion Research Institute indicates people between the ages of 18 and 29 have more liberal views on same-sex issues than their parents and grandparents.
There is a rising threat to kids who habituate the Internet: the likelihood that a popular mobile app or social-networking service will invade their privacy.
How should we remember this pivotal time in history?
On Tanzania’s semi-autonomous island of Zanzibar, Christians live in a climate of fear.
I’m delighted to announce that Dr. Greg Smalley has joined the team here at Focus on the Family.
While I feel the desire to pray and I often long to pray, I find it difficult. So, I have turned to a few pastors I know to ask them how they manage the task of prayer. In the weeks to come I plan to share some of their advice in the hope that you will find it helpful. Here's the first installment from a dear friend and pastor here in Toronto, Tim Kerr...
One group that feels it is imperative to have a public prayer witness at Ground Zero and has initiated a public prayer service.
The United Nations has issued another warning about the famine across the Horn of Africa saying it's only set to worsen, Mission Network News reports.
Christian right pundits mock reports of dominionism among evangelicals. Not sure why, they have been around all along the way.
A boy's relationship with his mother changes as he grows up and the way it changes can affect his behavior when he's a teen, a new study says.
According to the National Retail Federation, parents will spend close to $23 billion dollars on back-to-school purchases this year.
In times past, the church occupied a central and influential place in society. But what does the new, post-Christian cultural condition mean for the church and its mission?
The president of the Republic of Gambia has once again warned that his country is a "no go area" for extremists who use Islam to engage in violent activities.
- September 05, 2011 |
Shahbaz Bhatti, the first-ever Christian to serve in the Pakistan cabinet, was killed by Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP).
- September 05, 2011 |
The issue of marriage with particular reference to a constitutional amendment banning homosexual marriage is dangerous for conservative Christians who disagree with the majority who are in favor of such an amendment. It’s dangerous in that one who is not in favor of banning homosexual marriage is considered to be in favor of homosexual marriage, liberal, and unbiblical, none of which is the case . . .
- September 03, 2011 |
A listing of hot cultural items from the the Internet, music, television and movies.
Is there one person you can point to who helped “turn the tide” in your life?