An honest conversation with Jesus about how we should live that takes place between the lines of the Great Sermon in Luke 6.
- July 20, 2011 |
Amazon is now allowing students to rent textbooks on their Kindle and Kindle apps, which allows students to save up to 80% off textbook list prices.
- July 19, 2011 |
My first book, When Bad Christians Happen to Good People, is being re-released with new content and a study guide for small groups. Here is part of the intro from the book.
- July 19, 2011 |
It seems necessary to address why and even if Christians should be involved in redeeming society and culture. There are many who deride such activity as being a diversion from the “real” work of the church, which in their minds is nothing more than articulating the personal plan of salvation (or “gospel,” very narrowly understood).
An adopting couple's pastor asked if I’d write a letter to their soon-to-be-adopted boy, for when he’s old enough to start asking questions about his adoption and what it means. I’ve changed his name, but this is what I wrote.
Binge-drinking can have a long-lasting negative effect on the brains of teenaged girls, hitting them harder than it does young boys, a new study shows.
Pediatricians often miss important opportunities to talk about nutrition, exercise, and emotional issues with overweight teens, suggests new research from California.
I was recently asked to net out some of the types of churches currently shaping practice and thought around the United States.
*This post is a reprint from July, 2007, written upon the release of the seventh and final installment in J.K. Rowling’s “Harry Potter” series. We thought it fitting to re-publish it with the release of the seventh and final film.
In five sparing verses the Lord's Prayer brings us to the throne room of God...
A listing of hot cultural items from the the Internet, music, television and movies.
The orphans of the world, whether in Russia or India or Alabama, are among the most vulnerable imaginable. And Jesus has identified the “least of these” as His brothers and sisters (Matt. 25:40). When we care for them, we care for Him.
As South Sudan's leader gets down to the business of governing with prayer.
Back-to-school sales are BIG business to retailers. In effort to milk the cash cow, b-t-s sales have already started, just a few weeks after some school districts started their summer vacations.
A new survey shows that most Americans still think churches are an asset to the community around them.
The written ruling confirms a verbal notification earlier this month indicating that his appeal had been unsuccessful.
- July 13, 2011 |