Healing only happens when you both come to the problem with a soft heart. You both must be willing to heal
Most of the conflicts between a pastor and church arise because a pastor who has been seriously gripped by the gospel and biblical understandings of healthy church life is called to serve a congregation who has remained entrenched in deficient understandings of what the gospel is and what a healthy church is. When those competing visions collide, often serious sparks fly.
We’ve all heard of “wrongful death” lawsuits – a civil action where someone seeks damages against a party for causing a person’s demise. Well, there’s a new trend gathering steam: the “wrongful birth” lawsuit. But … can there even be such a thing?
What the Duck Dynasty controversy reveals about the impossibility of serving two masters
Author Justin Lee notes six Christmas myths we need to end.
First, to paraphrase Beth Moore, “The moment you got married, your husband became God’s will for you.”
Feels like something you'd see at a good science museum. Dino-crazy youngsters will love it, and their parents won’t mind it either.
God has given us good news. The good news is that grace has arrived on the scene. Grace has been given to desperate, fallen humanity.
If we are going to impact future cultures, we will need young people who have a vision to be be used by God.
A goofy, unserious film that generates laugh after laugh, stopping well short of the raunch-fests that pass for movie comedies today.
Dr. Roger answers a child's question about Jesus and Santa's "naughty list."
For many of us, we have wrongly believed that being ‘nice’ is akin to being ‘godly.’ We don’t want to ruffle feathers.
You’ve probably read the story many times of Mary’s visit from the angel Gabriel. But let's talk about Mary's cousin Elizabeth.
An intriguing editorial in TIME magazine chronicled how "A Christmas Story" has become the quintessential American film for Christmas, replacing "It’s a Wonderful Life."
The Lone Ranger, out on DVD Dec. 17, combines one of culture's most iconic duos with the Disney name, director Gore Verbinski, a very Depped-out Tonto, and a hard PG-13 rating. So what are we supposed to make of it? Crosswalk's Shawn McEvoy and Stephen McGarvey unmask this cynical comedy-Western. Read Christa Banister's full text review for Crosswalk.com here.
We grit our teeth, roll up our sleeves, and put on our “Merry Christmas face” when inside, we’re anything but joyful.
Indispensible Elements for Jesus's Birthday Celebration
The generation born in the 80s and 90s is well-educated, self-expressive and described by many as Narcissistic or “entitled.”
Christian rock-umentary serves as a touching lesson on the natures of faith, family, and life in the midst of change.