Crosswalk's Top 20 Faith-Related Articles of 2010
- Shawn McEvoy Crosswalk.com Managing Editor
- 2010 21 Dec
We at Crosswalk.com would like to thank you, our readers, for valuing what we hope is encouraging, challenging, helpful content as you seek to walk closer with Christ. Below are the articles related to issues of faith, ministry, and Christian living that you clicked on the most in 2010... which also gives us great ideas for the kinds of things we'll be publishing in 2011 and beyond. We wish each of you a Merry Christmas and a blessed New Year...
When Life Seems Out of Control
by Cindi McMenamin
Why is the longing for control so very powerful in a woman's life? I believe the answer lies in how we were made… or rather, what we've made of ourselves.
Five Areas of a Woman's Life That Need God's Touch
by Cindi McMenamin
After surveying nearly 100 women, I found several common areas in which women, myself included, need the touch of God to be whole and complete. Scripture addresses these areas of a woman's life so that we can receive His healing touch...
Halloween: Oppression or Opportunity
by Hank Hanegraaff
Should Christians participate in Halloween? Should we simply ignore it? Vigorously attack it? Or should we, as Christians, find ways in which to accommodate it?
What Can You Do When God Won't Heal You?
by Whitney Hopler
You believe that God can heal you... but what if no healing comes your way? Does that mean you don't have enough faith? Here's how to find A Place of Healing no matter what.
SEE ALSO: Critics' Choice: Top Movies of 2009
Who Took Verse 4 Out of My Bible?
by Michael S. Heiser
Most of us have read John 5:1-9, the story of the blind, paralyzed man at the pool of Bethesda, many times, but I'll bet there's something that escaped your attention.
Youth Group Names
by Jennifer Bradbury
How these church youth groups created their names -- and great ideas to name yours.
He (Is) - Video
God is so many things to so many people. Who is He to you? A unique and edgy look into the person and characteristics of God.
Tiger's Tale and the Truth about Sexual Addiction
by Meg Wilson
Eyes often roll at the term "sexual addiction." For some, this misunderstood concept feels like an excuse for poor behavior. Author Meg Wilson, who once walked a path similar to Elin's, clears up common misconceptions.
How to Grow with God
by Whitney Hopler
Don't be someone who believes in Jesus, yet isn't staying close enough to Him to grow. Root yourself in good spiritual soil so you can grow to become the person God intends you to be. Here's how.
Is God Mad at Haiti?
by David Burchett
I am blessed by the incredible response by churches and Christian ministries across America to the suffering souls in Haiti. But sadly a big part of the media coverage is focusing on some remarks by a television commentator.
God, the Gospel, and Glenn Beck
by Russell Moore
The news media pronounced Glenn Beck the new leader of America's Christian conservative movement, and a flock of America's Christian conservatives have no problem with that. Ten years ago, I would have thought it was from the pages of an apocalyptic novel about the end-times. But it's not. And it's a scandal.
10 Things About the Christmas Story You May Have Missed
by Joe McKeever
It is a great privilege to tell the Christmas story. Allow me to elaborate on that fact and nine other aspects of this wonderful story you might have missed...
SEE ALSO: Top 10 Christian News Stories of 2009
Sexual Temptation: Women Fall For It, Too
by Sharon Jaynes
Can I talk girlfriend to girlfriend for just a moment? It's about a very uncomfortable subject, and honestly, one most of us would rather pretend does not exist in "Christian circles." It's sexual sin.
The Most Spectacular Sin Ever Committed
by John Piper
Was it the driving of the nails? The thrusting of the spear? The mockery of Herod? The weaving of the thorns and pushing them down on his head with glee? Peter's denial? Or Judas, who kissed him for 30 pieces of silver?
The Christian Bucket List: 50 Things Every Believer Should Do before Heaven
by Joe McKeever
Let's try to do the right thing here and come up with some positive, non-alcoholic deeds which every disciple of the Lord Jesus Christ should do before departing this earthly sod.
John Denver's Opportunity Lost?
by Bill Fay
Finally, I said, "John, when did you make up your mind Jesus Christ would never become your Lord and your Savior?" He could remember the date, the time and the place...
How Can I Improve My Daily Quiet Time?
by Gregg Farah
"I have trouble doing daily quiet times and praying consistently. I want to, though. Can you help?"
How I Stopped Striving and Started Resting in Him
by Kay Arthur
As I walked in obedience to Psalms 46:10, I began to see God move. All I could do was weep. I had ceased striving, and he had shown himself to be God.
Unholy Trinity: Outraged at TBN's Brazen False Teaching
by John MacArthur
All those who truly love Christ and care about the truth have a solemn duty to defend the truth by exposing and opposing lies that masquerade as truth.
Be Still - Video
"Be still and know that I am God..."
Publication date: December 22, 2010