“Are we going to be able to hold onto the tools we learned?” Gina asked. “There’s been so much, I’m afraid we will backslide.”
You work hard to do your best in ministry, but is it accomplishing much? Here are five essential principles for doing ministry biblically.
Director Reitman finally has a real stinker on his resumé with this sappy, schlocky film. Even Nicholas Sparks would scratch his head.
What simple changes could you make in your own life to have more money available to give to the Lord and His purposes?
Bigger and more ambitious than its predecessor in every respect, not just in style and scope but in what it’s trying to wrestle with.
The Bible gives clear direction on how to deal with such matters. The problem is often that people don't want to do what the Bible says.
Not quite a documentary, but has an unflinching, realistic feel right til the end when it turns into a Lifetime movie with a bow on top.
The McDonald’s “Happy Meal” is a predictable if not overly nutritious treat of childhood. You know what you’re going to get: a kid-approved meal and a toy. But a recent push by a daughter-father team is turning the traditionally mundane product into a political football.
I once heard a preacher talk about praying for safety. He said Christians shouldn’t place a premium on such a thing as that.
Dannah Gresh had an unpleasant surprise waiting for her when she returned home one evening.
The Bible tells us in 1 Peter 5:5 that God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble.
Ed Stetzer mixes social media with "old fashioned" communication and sees some amazing results: real encouragement.
There seems to be a gray area on sex-after-divorce because we aren't meant to divorce at all. What if I don't intend to remarry?
It’s one thing to be a scandal for the Gospel—the Gospel of Jesus Christ is scandalous to the world. Paul felt that, and I am proud to own that, too (1 Cor. 1:18-25). But blood moons as signs of the prophecy clock ticking is a scandal in the wrong direction.
Christian culture tends to fixate on romantic relationships, without remembering other important relationships that God calls us to!
I struggled with something one of my friends had said to me early on. She asked me if I'd thanked God for my son's cancer. Seriously? Thank him for the hardest thing I'd ever face?
Is Stephen Colbert's show always as moral as it should be? Unfortunately, no. But ask yourself this: does his engaging personality make you more or less attracted to his faith?
Many couples fight about the same things over and over again, eventually leading one or the other to consider separation.
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If you want to know how much dads matter in the lives of their children, ask me – I didn’t grow up with a dad. My biological dad, stepdad and foster dad were all out of my life by the time I turned 13. It’s tough to go through life with a father who’s either physically or emotionally absent. But don’t take my word for it; just look at the statistics. They’ll show you how things go awry when a dad’s not at home.
- April 24, 2014 |