It's not the birth story that so many write about. Beautiful births in water, at home, with low light and deep breaths. It was medical and sterile and surgical. But beautiful just the same.
- October 28, 2013 |
The terrorist attack on a wedding service at a church in the Al-Warrak suburb of Cairo on Sunday, Oct. 20, is the latest evidence of the seriousness of the situation in Egypt.
- October 28, 2013 |
"11 Pieces of Advice Every Millennial Should Hear" begins by reminding us that “No one ever ‘arrives,’ so enjoy where you are right now.”
Elisa Morgan talks about her new book The Beauty of Broken, which reminds us that God redeems the brokenness in all.
Why is sexual sin singled out as uniquely damaging to the body in a way that other physical actions are not? Substance abuse, gluttony, cutting—these are all harmful acts to the body, but they do not do what sexual misconduct does, according to Paul.
I wonder, how often does God smile down at us and say, “Everything is going to be all right, my child”?
If your God isn’t bigger than your problems, maybe you need to trade him in for the God of the Bible.
“We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.” -Albert Einstein
Almost a third of Syria's Christians have left since the start of the civil war.
We all deal with criticism sooner or later. No one can escape it.
My oldest child is off to college. I’ve heard that this is a good time to review our insurance coverage. What should I be aware of?
Bolstered by stellar supporting performances and a script by a pair of Oscar-winning writers, The Way, Way Back (out on DVD October 22) rises above other slice-of-life, coming-of-age movies. Crosswalk's Stephen McGarvey & Shawn McEvoy break down one of 2013's best films. Read Jeffrey Huston's full text review for Crosswalk.com here.
Parents think nothing of uploading information and photos of their kids on social media, but are they overlooking risk factors?
There are unicorns in the KJV Bible—seriously. Unusual words sometimes present problems for translators. In the early 17th century, the study of Hebrew by Christian scholars was still in its infancy.
A piece on The Gospel Coalition's blog titled Why We Should Legalize Murder for Hire has been getting a lot of attention this week.
The three-day Strange Fire conference has come under heavy criticism from many spiritual leaders, largely due to MacArthur’s harsh comments on the Charismatic movement.
"The fact he dismissed me as 'wife material' after seeing me 3 times seems absurd. He's not even interested in being my friend?"
These three ways to grieve the Holy Spirit may be surprising because they correspond to the three ways in which the Spirit acts.