The ability to really see the beauty of life, to stop and pick up the flowers, to feel the green grass sway around me, and get lost in the breeze as I run through the field...those moments of passing splendor come less and less often as I fight the skepticism that comes with seeing too much pain. I've lost my twirl.
Virtually the whole of the scriptures and the understanding of the entire Christian life depends upon the true understanding of the law and the gospel. (Martin Luther)
The Obama administration last week released paperwork showing the details of a grant to a branch of Planned Parenthood in New Hampshire -- but it took a lawsuit.
Viewers beware; Monumental may be hazardous to an accurate view of our third president.
A Vietnamese pastor has been convicted of "disrupting national unity" for operating a house church that was not registered with the government.
What does spring cleaning look like in your home?
A national atheist and agnostic group is suing Pennsylvania lawmakers for passing a resolution declaring 2012 as "The Year of the Bible."
My firstborn son is more timid and fearful than my other children. He is one that quickly backs down when the younger ones pick at him. Because of this, I have spent much effort trying to teach him to have courage. When I got back from Israel, I changed the way I taught him.
When we engage politics, it's too easy to check our Christianity at the door
Islamic militants with ties to al Qaeda have launched an "ethnic cleansing of minority Christians" in Syria, forcing tens of thousands of people to flee the city of Homs.
The little man with a big problem turns out to be the smartest man in town.
Everyone loves to sing. And truth is, everyone CAN sing. Yup. I said it.
The world has trouble recognizing a prophet, especially when he grew up next door.
With approximately 15 million single parents in the United States alone and the numbers growing daily, it is imperative that every church across our great nation have a thriving single mothers ministry.
Thousands of Salafist Muslims calling to include Islamic sharia law in the new Tunisian constitution gathered for a rally in front of the National Constituent Assembly.
Here is a condensed excerpt from my friend Tim Keller's excellent new book, which I strongly endorse, The Meaning of Marriage: Facing the Complexities of Commitment with the Wisdom of God.
Though membership in U.S. churches remains relatively stable, the effects of the recession have caused giving to drop by $1.2 billion.
Have you ever been given the opportunity to do something great, yet you totally came up short? This past week I did just that. A friend of mine's son was turning 18, and I was asked to be one of 18 men that would write him a letter giving any advice I wish someone would have given me when I turned 18. I wrote the letter, but it stunk.