All of us will find ourselves having to speak in public. Here are a few tips and exercises that can help us become better communicators.
- September 11, 2012 |
A drama about the cost of fighting for religious freedom is a message worth proclaiming. But does that make for good cinema?
- September 11, 2012 |
Iranian pastor Youcef Nadarkhani has been acquitted of apostasy and released, ending a saga that drew international attention and saw him spend more than 1,000 days in jail in the face of a death sentence -- simply for being a Christian.
CNN’s John Blake reached out to religious leaders and scholars to pose a simple question: How did 9/11 change America’s attitude toward religion?
Thirty-year-old contemporary Christian singer/songwriter Chris August is certainly a musician to watch.
This is not a call for shorter sermons, but it is a call for purposeful preaching where every word counts.
Let’s talk instead about what any single individual person, in any particular church, can do to help their church reach its full redemptive potential. In other words, let’s go after the lowest-hanging solution-oriented fruit.
You HAVE done something outside your usual routine lately, haven’t you? What do you mean, no? Pull up a chair; we need to chat.
Bullying hurts. And today, a whole new level of pain and embarrassment is used on kids and adults via "Cyberbullying."
God’s people had been living in a foreign land for 70 years, and now 50,000 of them were returning to Jerusalem, but they didn’t know the first thing about the Word of God. So, God put it on Ezra’s heart to do something about it.
Psalm 131 Three Steps to Contentment
we begin to analyze why pornography has the power that it has.
Buying for the first time can be overwhelming. In an effort to calm fears and build confidence, here are the basics for buying a house.
If knowing this film is "from the producers of Bridesmaids" turns your stomach, then The Five-Year Engagement is not for you.
While it is OK to deal with my feelings, I must remember that it is not my children’s responsibility to know my every thought and sadness.
I can show you several preachers who cannot count on the fingers of one hand the number of true friends they have. They are loners, and, if I’m any judge, they have chosen to be that way. They will live to regret it a hundred times in a thousand ways.
Beloved singer-songwriter Nichole Nordeman is one of the bravest, most poignant writers of our time, so it comes as no surprise that her first book would be every bit as moving as her music.
I knew my neighbors would laugh at me for edging my lawn with the kitchen shears, but it didn't matter....
All of our attempts (well intentioned as they may be) to minimize suffering reveal our universal, fatal love affair with control and law.
- September 04, 2012 |