California girls wanting a beach-bronzed look will have to get it the natural way, thanks to a new law barring teens under 18 from using tanning beds.
Now that a pastor's sermons can be used as a weapon against a political candidate, what does that mean for the church and the state?
We can be good neighbors and even close friends while we agree to disagree and sometimes warmly debate the differences between us.
Excerpt from the letter of Christopher Columbus to Luis De Sant Angel announcing his discovery. Happy Columbus Day!
In today’s episode of “The Cross and the Jukebox” I talk with my favorite singer-songwriter, Michael Card, about his song, “God’s Own Fool.” It’s a song that’s changed me, and is constantly changing me; it’s a song that helped crucify my rationalism.
Parents and preachers have such a hard time with grace–trust me, I know. I’m both a parent and a preacher). We understand conditions. Conditionality makes sense. Unconditionality on the other hand is incomprehensible to us.
Former Love in Action Director, John Smid, speaks painfully honest words about reorientation. Can we hear them?
I told a story to our church this past weekend as part of the ending of a series on parenting. The more I’ve reflected on it, it’s about why I do what I do.
For medieval Christians, contact with relics of Christ and the saints provided a unique bridge between earth and heaven.
Most kids don’t read. And most parents don’t seem to know how to get them to read.
What if Joanne Schieble hadn’t said “yes”? What if Paul and Clara Jobs had said “no”? Joanne almost didn't. The Jobses almost weren't even asked. Have you heard the story?
Imagine burying a piece of scrap metal and returning six months later to find an automobile assembly plant making its own parts, repairing its own equipment, turning out cars, and spawning other factories, all without human assistance. What happens with a seed is no less astounding.
A listing of hot cultural items from the the Internet, music, television and movies.
95 Percent of Parents Think It's Necessary to Talk About Online Security Risks and Behaviors with Their Children, But Only 65 Percent Have Had "The Internet Talk."
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie made an interesting remark the other day. I wonder if you heard it?
Don’t run away from this blog post just because I’m quoting a Puritan. Yes, Puritans are scary with all their big words and frilly collars, but some of them had remarkable insights into God’s Word and into human hearts. Read on to see an example of that.
The simple truth is, "hate" is far too big a word to be thrown around with such little discretion.
Some evangelicals talk as though personal evangelism and public justice are contradictory concerns, or, at least, that one is part of the mission of the church and the other isn’t. I think otherwise.
You will be the only dad your kid will ever know. What kind of dad will you be?
- October 05, 2011 |