Hey, wait ... where's ... where's the shepherd going? What about your sheep?!
- August 26, 2012 |
There’s a season for everything, right? Even rest? So why does it feel like rest is something to be equated with lazy?
Parenting is a hard road for many of us as we struggle to find that perfect balance of disciplinarian, teacher, provider, and more. And the truth is, many of us wondering if we are even doing it right!
Here are questions to ask, pastor, before you take a public stand on an issue that is facing your community.
The year: 1926. The place: a tiny island off the coast of Australia. Isabel, mourning over the grave of yet another unborn child, hears the impossible: a baby's cry.
Many churches today have succumbed to church growth syndrome. Pastors and church leaders are always looking for the next new thing which promises to renew their congregation, as if church growth and renewal were something that could be purchased.
Nellie Gray, “the mother of the March for Life” each year in Washington, D.C., has died. She was 86.
"Dear Dad, I am not sending your grandkids to school. John and I have decided to homeschool the kids."
Rebellion must not be for the sake of rebellion itself. Or anger. Or oversensitivity. It must be rebellion in the name of love.
Great preachers are the ones who preach really bad sermons. The difference is that they preach really bad sermons when they’re young, and are sharpened for life by critique.
Besides prayer and church support, successful singles ministry has the best success rate when co-led by male and female leaders.
Could your “wifing” use some refreshing? Here's a little encouragement and a book give-away just for YOU!
I want to make sure that churches understand their models. And specifically, that if you want to be a church for the unchurched, you understand what that means.
Whether you are a part-time stepparent or biological parent, here are a few suggestions to help you navigate part-time parenting.
Turns out, preschool at home was a pleasure both to our son and to me.
Today I want to share with you a poignant reflection from my friend and colleague, James Anderson. If you have children, I know you’ll relate to his words.
Recent economic times require creativity on how to put some extra dollars in the bank. Here are a few tips to help you do just that.
The world can be unfair, at times mercilessly so. But we aren't all victims, not all the time anyway, not for everything.