Gotye sings, “You can get addicted to a certain kind of sadness.” But Ecclesiastes is clear that there are times for sorrow AND joy.
Feminists in the past have condemned manly virtues. Now, a feminist says we need more of them.
The core ideas, conflicts, and yearnings resonate so sincerely that it makes the occasional weight of self-import easy to forgive.
As a theologian Calvin stood without peer in his day, and as an exegete Calvin was arguably ahead of his time. But above all else, Calvin was a pastor, and therefore, he was a preacher.
Living the tension between "leave and cleave" and "honor your parents" isn't always easy.
This animated coming-of-age story is aimed more at adolescents than young children, and packs a surprising, emotional wallop.
A good story told by a skilled author can do a great deal of good. It can even lead us to God.
A tax refund isn't a gift from the universe: it’s part of your paycheck that you should have been getting all along.
There is a growing phenomenon in many churches – particularly large, fast-growing evangelical churches - that can only be called “heresy creep.”
As a parent, how do you deal with a child who commits suicide? Pastor Rick Warren and his family are walking that road.
The casting and the idea to make a movie about FDR are inspired. That's where the inspiration ends for this gross miscalculation.
Is suicide the "unpardonable sin"? Absolutely not.
We live in a broken world…full of broken promises, broken dreams, broken lives. Nothing seems “altogether” anymore.
We have the daily, even minute by minute decision to make: to choose what is BETTER.
Don't stop at Daniel 6. We want to hear the whole book.
We do the weirdest things to the Bible in the absence of cohesive themes. No other book is treated so recklessly as God's Word.
- April 08, 2013 |
The May edition of Reader’s Digest features a breezy article titled "Is Your Marriage Normal or Nuts?"
- April 08, 2013 |
Nick Vujicic, born without arms or legs, knows a thing or two about being bullied in school. He offers this advice.
- April 05, 2013 |