The Alliance Defense Fund is encouraging pastors to vet candidates for their flocks. Should they?
- September 30, 2011 |
A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about Robertson’s comments on divorce and Alzheimer’s. More problematic, though, was Robertson’s flippant response to the abhorrent theology behind the whole issue...
Christian historians and original sources dispute the claim that Unitarians were ever evangelical
It would have been hard to grow up in America during the past 40 years having never seen or heard the name of Roger Ebert.
Many of you are familiar with Tim Hawkins, the popular Christian comedian. He is a husband and father of four children -- and a very funny man.
Adolescents become smarter because they become mentally quicker.
Most teens don't get enough sleep, putting them at greater risk for a slew of unhealthy behaviors, from physical inactivity to fighting, according to a new U.S. study.
Vanderbilt University has decided five on-campus Christian groups are in violation of the school's non-discrimination policy and has placed the groups on "provisional status."
Christians in Laos often do not risk applying for building permits because it can draw unwanted attention and preempt any chance of building a simple structure.
October is National Bullying Prevention Month. Want to be part of the solution?
I'm a veteran. A veteran minister. I received the call to preach in April of 1961, which means we have recently passed the half-century mark for that anniversary. I began pastoring in November of 1962, and was ordained on December 2. I served 6 churches as pastor for 39 years and one as a staff minister for 3. Does this qualify me as a veteran?
It’s hard to know what to say about your 59th birthday. What exactly does it represent?
Is it possible, in this highly charged culture, to say nice things about people whose policies you despise?
The cost of raising a child from birth to age 18 for a middle-income, two-parent family (not including college), has skyrocketed nearly 40% -- or more than $60,000 -- from 10 years ago, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Just a quick slice of life from the Daly household last week; perhaps you can relate?
Calvin is too important to leave him frozen in caricature, and he’s too significant to leave him simply to his tribe of theological partisans. He offers rich insight to all in the Christian tradition, including those who consider themselves the furthest away from “Calvinism.”
How do we respond to spiritual abuse internally—in our own hearts, and how do we respond to spiritual abuse “externally”—in our relationship to the person hurting us?