If life is like a baseball game, should we expect souvenir foul balls to come our way, or not? A father reminisces about his young son’s first three trips to the local minor league park, and what those experiences taught him about blessings, expectations, happiness, and God’s goodness.
One of the more interesting sections of dialog in John Bunyan’s The Pilgrim’s Progress has Christian and Hopeful discussing the danger of backsliding, of falling away from what had the appearance of spiritual life and growth.
Mark Lutz, the author of UnPoverty, has written an eye-opening book for Compassion International's publishing arm. Mark shares jaw-dropping stories of both horror and hope, and suggests solutions involving what he calls "the miracle of capitalism."
One factor that kept Wilson from Christ was that Christians were hypocrites. And he admits, “I found out I was right.”
The conversation around Natalie Grant and the Grammy's reveals a troubling tendency
- February 05, 2014 |
There are many ways in which having children is a refining process of God that I never expected.
- February 03, 2014 |
Do you think our culture is messed up? Imagine what the culture of ancient Rome was like. Yet Christianity triumphed over it.
- January 31, 2014 |
Though it might seem like a social issue too large to solve, there’s a lot you can do to stop trafficking. Here are just a few ideas.
- January 30, 2014 |
Philip Nation advises us how to respond to the growing opinion that churchgoing is unnecessary or optional for believers.
- January 29, 2014 |
Would you characterize your life as one who lives by faith? I believe there are six attributes of a person who lives by faith.
A God-centered worldview brings every issue, question, and cultural concern into submission to all that the Bible reveals.
If pain remains unresolved, it will disrupt your mental, emotional, and spiritual health as you carry it around with you every day.
Much of social media is positive. And the church has used this technology to advance the cause of Christ. But I do have some concerns—and so should you.
- January 22, 2014 |
We look for three-point formulas, we seek advice, and we pray. We may even fast but ultimately almost every decision we make can come with doubt.
- January 22, 2014 |
Crosswalk.com talks with Dr. Ravi Zacharias about his latest book, Why Jesus? Dr. Zacharias responds to the mass marketed spirituality of Deepak Choprah, Oprah Winfrey, and other postmodern gurus by pointing to the truth that is found only in Christ.
- January 21, 2014 |
Joshua told the people, “Consecrate yourselves, for tomorrow the Lord will do amazing things among you.”
- January 17, 2014 |
Look inside for the most popular Crosswalk videos of 2013!
- January 15, 2014 |
Feeling brokenhearted is simply not enough to fix the problem of poverty in America. Individuals, communities and institutions must care enough to roll up their sleeves and get into the mess of insufficiency.
- January 13, 2014 |
How can you possibly find the “right words” when the reality of death and suffering is so very wrong? Silence is hard to manage.
- January 09, 2014 |