For many tweens and teens, sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram bring the stresses of school and peer pressure right to their smartphones and home computers. The virtual world makes it easy for them to compare themselves with their peers, leading some to wrestle with body image issues and even eating disorders.
- May 08, 2013 |
Directing each other to think upon the attributes of God is such a wonderfully biblical way to counsel one another.
Where is our focus in our times of trial? Whatever the trial, let us learn from the stark honesty of the psalmist.
The pro-life group Live Action wants a series of undercover videos taken at abortion clinics to result in federal investigations and possible criminal charges.
At least two people are confirmed dead and as many as 50 people wounded after St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church in Tanzania's northern city of Arusha was bombed May 5.
A resolution introduced in the U.S. Senate on Monday recommends that abortion facilities nationwide be inspected and investigated.
Seventy-three percent of parents report mostly positive relationships with children ages 18 to 29.
In a huge victory for pro-life advocates taking on the controversial HHS mandate, the Obama administration is giving up its effort to force a Bible publisher to obey it.
Our obsession with awkwardness reveals that we have greater love for conformity than for uniqueness and that our love is contingent on not embarrassing us.
Mental illness and suicide were taboo topics for many churches, seen as a kind of spiritual failure. But that may be starting to change.
With an ever-increasing single parent population, the body of Christ needs to be keenly aware of the importance of single parent programs inside the church.
Somebody once said that a man's work is from sun to sun, but a mother's work is never done. That sounds about right. Mothers are modern-day heroes!
I love being the answer to problems. But when I need other people, I am reminded that I am not alone. I am not the solution. I am not the Messiah.
More than 900 Christians were slaughtered in Nigeria last year, giving it the distinction of being the nation with the highest Christian death toll. All were victims of the Boko Haram group and other Islamic militants.
According to a new study, about 43 percent of high-school students taking part in a survey have said that they have texted while driving in the past month.
A Moroccan fatwa calling for the execution of those who leave Islam has left many Christian converts in turmoil.
A day of Sabbath is more than just a spiritual suggestion – it’s a necessity for balance and restoration.
The U.S. was not given any warning before air strikes in Syria against what Western and Israeli officials say were weapons headed for Hezbollah militants.
Taking some time to reflect on my children...when they were small.
The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom released its annual report Tuesday, detailing the plight of persecuted religious peoples around the globe.