Who dares to ask well-known leaders hard questions anymore? Janet Mefferd did in her recent interview with Mark Driscoll.
Critics of gay marriage in Oregon have filed a proposed ballot measure that would allow businesses to refuse to serve gay weddings or similar ceremonies if it violated their religious beliefs
I don’t teach them scripture enough, read to them enough, do enough. I let them watch too much T.V. Am I just a failure as a mom?
Almost a full year after the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary school, the motive behind the shooting remains unclear.
She first saw the elderly gentleman at a cemetery on Thanksgiving morning. She watched him cry at a grave, holding a bouquet of flowers. After observing him for a bit, Hortencia Pérez left the friend she was accompanying and made her way over to the man. Although she wasn’t entirely comfortable speaking in English, she chose compassion over fear.
It should strike us as more than coincidental that the rise in rampage killings began when the vapors of nihilism wafted out of coffee houses and college lecture halls to cover the cultural landscape, from sea to shining sea.
Critics are divided over Max Lucado’s new book-turned-movie, “The Christmas Candle.”
In the wake of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, individuals on the ground are struggling to survive.
A violent game targeting random people is sweeping across the country. The practitioners, mostly teenagers, approach a stranger and see if they are capable of knocking him/her to the ground with a single punch.
Hearing loss is up among teens, but Mom and Dad aren't sounding alarms.
Egypt's new ban on protests limits the number of people who can gather, with hefty fines and prison terms for violators.
There is nothing more critical to leadership than strategic decision-making. And nothing is more strategic in decision-making than, well, strategy.
The fourth post in my National Adoption Month guest series highlights The Batura Family. Paul Batura is a longtime Focus team member who currently serves as Focus’ vice president of communications. He and his wife Julie adopted their three boys at birth.
Look past the seemingly familiar and seek the Awe And Wonder of Christmas
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Celebrate Thanksgiving with Psalm 105.
- November 24, 2013 |
Though significant roadblocks still remain, diplomats are cautiously optimistic after two days of talks centered around Iran’s nuclear program.
This past weekend several Chinese Christians, including a Pastor and his relatives, were detained by officers in central China.
What I learned about gratitude during a photo shoot.
A federal judge has granted a temporary reprieve to Catholic groups in Erie and Pittsburgh, Pa., saying that the groups don’t have to comply with the health care law that says employers must provide birth control coverage to employees.