In the manner of Screwtape: "Who could have predicted from the celebration’s modest beginnings that churchgoers would eventually spend more on Christmas gifts than they tithe all year to their churches, and over twice as much as they give to religious nonprofit organizations? Imagine, Swillpit, if those funds were used to support missions and help the needy. Why, there’s no telling how much trouble that would cause us!...
- November 15, 2013 |
On Wednesday the U.S. State Department designated Boko Haram, a violent persecutor of Christians in Nigeria, as a foreign terrorist organization.
We’re in the middle of National Adoption Month, and I’m taking the occasion to highlight various adoption stories of real-life families.
In an ongoing and increasingly broad discussion concerning R2K vs. transformationalism, D.G. Hart posted an informative exchange involving J. Gresham Machen (arguably the leading theologian of the twentieth century) when he appeared before congress in 1926 to oppose the formation of the Federal Department of Education.
Teen athletes are at increased risk of sports-related injuries are also at heightened risk for medication misuse and abuse, especially for boys, finds a recent study.
Admitting our weaknesses brings us closer to others, giving us the ability to minister more compassionately.
Though world aid operations are underway in the storm-ravaged areas of the Philippines, relief is still slow in coming.
It’s time someone wrote a book for the church titled Whatever Became of Evangelism? The point would be how we tend to avoid terms like “lost” or “hell” or “salvation.” It would detail how the Great Commission became the Great Rhetoric and then finally fell into the category of the Great Community.
Conditions are worsening for Saeed Abedini, an American pastor imprisoned in Iran.
Personal finance and business education teachers five of the most gaping holes in teens' money knowledge.
Let's not let this season of RAW pass by in vain. What is it that God can teach us? What does He have for us as we live in the tenderness of heart?
Don’t watch this video if you’re not prepared to feel tears welling in your eyes, or love swelling in your heart.
Does this routine sound familiar? Fold the laundry, change the diaper, buy the things for that science fair project, make dinner, walk the dog. It never seems to end!
This stay-at-home mom’s blog post has already encouraged many parents who, week after week, faithfully attend church services with their young children.
Today is Veterans Day, when we honor the brave men and women who have served in our Armed Forces.
Teens react more impulsively to danger than children or adults, which might explain why they're more likely to be involved in crimes, according to a new study.
With the current official death toll at 1,774 and climbing, and more than 650,000 people displaced, survivors of deadly Super Typhoon Haiyan are grappling with the daily horror of devastation.
What does it mean to be a Man of God? It’s a question young men have been asking for a long time, and its answer may not be as simple to as you think.
Are billboards an effective way of convicting Americans of their sin? Joseph Farah thinks so, and has started a national campaign as a result, Christian News Network reports.