It’s a tough economy. Jobs are scarce. Many of today’s college grads are entering the “real world” with considerable student loan debt. For many parents, what this means is that their adult children will “boomerang” or move back home with them after college. Can you relate?
- February 04, 2014 |
Southern Baptists working to help areas in the Philippines slammed by Typhoon Haiyan are asking for prayer as they help.
A bitter conflict continues to rage in South Sudan, with escalating numbers of people internally displaced and fleeing the country.
A new study shows teens who can't fall asleep at night are mainly worrying about the fallout of sleeping in and missing out on school.
Online superstore Amazon will sell Christian books under a new imprint, Waterfall Press.
After the umpteenth email, tweet or call saying, “Could you say a few words about why they are myths” following my “25 Myths” blog, I gave in. Fortunately, most wanted just a few lines that could be used in general conversation, not an entire apologetic.
As I mentioned in Friday’s post, the team here at Focus thought it would be fun to create a countdown of the night’s most family-friendly ads. After all, we love to celebrate all things that elevate family – even commercials!
An opposition activist in Ukraine is being treated at a hospital after being found near the Ukrainian capital with injuries he says he received while being tortured.
A listing of hot cultural items from the the Internet, music, television and movies.
Christian-run businesses Hobby Lobby and Conestoga continue their suit against the Obamacare mandate to provide contraception.
Amid all the hoopla surrounding this Sunday’s Super Bowl, I can’t help but think back to the 2010 game. That’s the year Focus on the Family debuted its now-famous ad featuring Pam and Tim Tebow. It still gives me a chuckle to think how some groups branded our innocuous commercial “inappropriate,” “offensive” and “hate masquerading as love” – all without ever seeing it!
Five-year-olds who carry around extra weight may face four times the risk of being obese at 14, compared to their normal-weight peers, a new study found.
In the first century B.C., a grassy hillside just north of what is now St. Peter’s Square was used as a burial place for local Romans.
According to the Christian Telegraph, thousands of Muslim Syrians are coming to Christ through the ministry and relief aid of Christian Aid Mission.
The world's largest church attracts few worshipers, leaving some commentators to wonder if the building is “colossal” waste of money in an impoverished nation.
Lawmakers peppered Pentagon officials on Wednesday (Jan. 29) about claims that military chaplains have faced discrimination for their beliefs.
When you have pledged your life to Christ’s save-the-world work, it’s the myths about Christianity that can drive you crazy.
If you’re a parent, you’re probably familiar with the Toy Story movie franchise. The films highlight the secret lives of toys. Here’s a scene from Toy Story 3 featuring a Spanish-speaking Buzz Lightyear.
About one in 25 U.S. teens has attempted suicide, and one in eight has thought about it, according to a national study based on interviews with thousands of teenagers.
- January 29, 2014 |
The US Supreme Court will hear arguments this spring for three briefs filed by American civil activist groups.
- January 29, 2014 |