Who is the elusive recipient of John’s second letter? A quick review of commentaries reveals divergent opinions.
As ambassadors for Christ and as godly role models for our kids, we must hold ourselves to high standards.
Paul Greengrass directs this Oscar-nominated true story, out on DVD Jan. 21, about a 2009 showdown between Somali pirates, the U.S. Navy, and the crew of the Maersk Alabama. Crosswalk's Shawn McEvoy & Ryan Duncan explain how Greengrass creates both excitement and empathy from a story whose ending we already know. Read Jeffrey Huston's full text review for Crosswalk.com here.
Divine wisdom—not earthly wisdom—is needed for us to be able to discern the right response to trial.
Ed Stetzer and his team spoke with pastors' kids to see what makes them run from the pews when they get older. Here's what they found...
The butterfly hung there a long time. We decided to make sure it could fly to freedom when it decided to let go of that twig, so David took the twig out to the patio and laid it on the railway. We waited.
With all the biblical epics being released, is Hollywood getting religion? Probably not...
Want to spruce up your home but can't afford a total makeover? Here are a few easy ideas for decorating on a budget.
In the good old days of jealousy and comparison and coveting, we compared ourselves to those close to us. When someone near to us succeeded, we felt like a failure. But the good old days are gone. Now, thanks to the Internet, we can feel like failures all the time.
The email came from a young man in a distant land.
How to be faithful as a seminary student.
The new music video for MercyMe's single "Shake" from their April 2014 release.
“This is about enjoying the fact that we’re changed. It's about having the joy and living life that way – Christians are supposed to have joy.” - Bart Millard, MercyMe
Do you ever wake up in the morning feeling like an exhausted runner in a race that never ends?
Each of this year's nine Best Picture nominees was reviewed by Crosswalk film critics. Here's how we graded them...
If there’s someone in your life who is constantly a Negative Nancy, you may need to find some strategies to help you healthfully deal with that person.
It’s supposed to be “a modern-day parable” but are parables really supposed to be this depressing?
Rooftop reverends and "homeless" bishops are just some of the latest ministry gimmicks.
By now you’ve probably heard that Colorado is the first state to legalize marijuana. If you watch late night television at all, chances are good that you’ve heard a number of jokes about it.
Can a congregant sue his or her pastor? Dr. Roger looks at what the Bible has to say about settling disputes.
- January 15, 2014 |