Virginity matters because sexual purity matters because God says it matters. But it is not the highest of virtues.
In a recent column for CNN, Rachel Held Evans offers some thoughts on “why millennials are leaving the church.” Her post struck a chord with readers. But my analysis differs from Rachel's...
While we don't have a ton of college students, the largest percentage of our growth at Redeemer comes from the millennial generation. Here's what they're saying...
Tithing can be murky waters for believers, especially when we're buried in debt. Is there just one biblical answer to the question?
“A missions trip never leaves anyone unchanged.” I would never be able to affirm it until I had experienced the mission field for myself.
The Christian church has withstood centuries of violence, voices, and opposition, so are evangelical bloggers missing the mark?
Are you in a spiritual rut? Here are a few practical tips to breathe new life and vigor back into your devotional life.
First, those who make Christ their Lord never die. Second, those who make Christ their Lord never "lose" fellow believers. Third, God walks with us through "the valley of the shadow of death."
Art is everywhere. Yet few can explain why certain movies, books, plays, and songs resonate so profoundly. Jerram Barrs, author of Echoes of Eden, leads us to consider how truly great art depicts what God calls true, beautiful, and good, spiritually awakening us to hunger for redemption.
It’s been the message I’ve received from all around: “Real men don’t cry. Not in public, anyway.” It’s pride, I’m sure. Pride that flows out of believing a lie.
Phil “the Duck Commander” Robertson is an entertainer who looks like Moses and jokes like Bill Cosby. But having a quick wit isn’t a bad thing when the message is sin, righteousness, and judgment.
The world is changing, and in some ways the church must learn to change with it. Blogger Christopher Smith takes a moment to share what he believed is the solution for transforming the Christian church.
“God doesn’t need my money, but I need to give it.” This is possibly the wisest piece of financial counsel I’ve ever heard.
God places families in charge of their own children, true, but don't be afraid to let the community get involved in certain ways!
Our God is a mighty warrior. He is a God who has a strategic plan. You and I can take part in this strategic plan.
Parenting can be so busy that you fall into a pattern of simply reacting to what’s going on around you. But that's not God's best!
After the whirlwind success of stripped-down tracks including “My Savior My God” and “Give It All Away,” it’s not surprising that Shust wanted to experiment with a few new timbres.
Few currents have shaped the mindset of our modern world more than pluralization.
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