Too often, Christians sound like the Pharisee who prayed, “God, I thank you that I am not like those sinners." Can you blame someone for hesitating to trust Jesus when they see his followers living like that?
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Though this cameo-filled affair tries to make a profound statement about bold faith, it falls prey to several predictable blunders.
Church is a quirky thing. I love the Church and yet I have wrestled with the Church...especially when it comes to being single.
Sometimes the best way to handle frustrations is just to have a good laugh.
Divergent, based upon the young adult novel by Veronica Roth, is out in theaters. Crosswalk's Shawn McEvoy and Stephen McGarvey discuss the movie's appropriateness for fans of the books and non-readers alike. Read Christa Banister's full-text review for Crosswalk.com here.
With my debt growing larger, I had to accept I had an identity crisis: I was trying to buy my self worth with things, not God.
Thomas Edison said it best, "Vision without execution is hallucination." I don't want my life to be filled with someday-one-day.
Jamie Grace felt like a breath of fresh air when she released her debut in 2011. For her sophomore offering, Grace proves her debut was far more than a fluke or a short-term phenomenon.
The issue isn't really whether we should forgive Mark Driscoll. That's a given. Jesus said to forgive seventy times seven. But should Driscoll continue as a pastor?
There are 164.8 million needy children in the world. If 8% of Christians would care for one more child, that number would disappear.
As a Christian, I believe what the Bible has to say. And according to Psalm 24, I belong to God and I am not my own.
Seems to serve as a family-friendly version of the art vs. commerce debate, but also packs an emotional and thematic wallop.
Are zombies in the Bible? Dr. Roger explains why we shouldn't compare Jesus' resurrection to stories about zombies.
We live in a world that has fallen to sin, and as a result, everyone is guilty of something. No one is perfect.
If you're a homeschool family, you are likely well aware of the court battle involving the Romeike family.
Frozen, out on DVD March 18, is a tale of summer turned eternal winter through fear and isolation. Stephen McGarvey and Shawn McEvoy try not to give too much away in explaining how an act of true love saves the day. With beautiful animation, Broadway-quality songs, witty humor and a new twist on the princess genre, Frozen is the next Disney classic. Read Susan Ellingburg's full-text review for Crosswalk here.
Who could have prepared us for the world of parenthood? Pretty much no one. It opens up a universe we never knew existed.
Fact: You can have nearly anything you want. But you might have to make those lower monthly payments...for life.
According to a trending article, a child’s sin (while never what you want) can actually provide parents with golden opportunities to teach five important lessons.
It was a pagan world, outside the borders of the accepted disciplines and understandings of civilization. But spiritual. Deeply spiritual. The supernatural was everywhere, in places and days, people and events, filling their lives with images, symbols and ritual.