Like many Americans, Memorial Day never ceases to move me. It’s the most poignant time of the year for me, maybe because it’s about life, death and remembrance.
- May 24, 2013 |
The most important spiritual truths need to be emphasized again and again if the hearers are to truly learn them and benefit from them. Here are seven biblical truths we pastors need to keep telling our people in the hope that eventually most will “get it.”
“I hear people saying that you can’t change anyone but you... It’s either put up with a crummy situation or leave, right?”
I don't feel like half a person because I'm single. I only feel like that when my society pushes that half-hearted position on me.
Crosswalk.com's Stephen McGarvey and Shawn McEvoy talk about the pros and cons to J.J. Abrams' Star Trek Into Darkness (out on DVD Sept. 10), contrasting it to Gene Roddenberry's original vision and mining for any depth of theme amid the blockbuster action sequences and witty banter. Read Christian Hamaker's full text review for Crosswalk.com here.
Have you ever been in the desert? I’ve been in many deserts, both physically and spiritually.
Hearing Kelley Owens fast-rap about motherhood is something that simply must be experienced. Check out the "Look at Me Now (Mom Edition)" video she and her family created, putting the joys and trials of motherhood to a fantastic rap that showcases her mad skills.
What is the right way to pray? Is there even such a thing as a right way? Here are a few ways I’ve learned how to pray.
Young Christian women who want to get married say too few men are willing to cooperate.
Can I change my spouse? Do the kids always have to come first? These answers and more to help you transform your marriage.
Phil Robertson and the cast of Duck Dynasty (A&E) are on a mission to bring manhood back to America. Does that mean men have to drive trucks, blow up beaver dams, and never shave again? Hear what Phil has to say.
Very few Christians have developed a Bible-based theology of sex. Fewer still live out that theology of sex.
I considered atheism while in college, but made my choice to take my stand with believers. I’ve never regretted it. Here’s why.
Baz Luhrmann captures the opulent decor and backs it with a hip-hop soundtrack that should feel out of place but works surprisingly well.
The Duck Dynasty (A&E) family patriarch, Phil Robertson, talks with Christianity.com about his new book, Happy, Happy, Happy: My Life and Legacy as Duck Commander. Phil emphasizes the importance of keeping families intact and calls Christians everywhere to infuse good into our culture, love our neighbors, and boldly present the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Holding a biblical sexual ethic is fast inviting charges of intolerance and bigotry. How should Christians react?
Crosswalk.com's Stephen McGarvey and Shawn McEvoy discuss whether Iron Man 3 (out on DVD September 24) surpasses the franchise's previous efforts, how it compares to The Avengers and whether or not it's kid-friendly. Read Christa Banister's full text review for Crosswalk.com here.
The Bible speaks of four different types of fools in the book of Proverbs, according to the Jewish sages. Do any sound like you?
A reader writes: "Am I expected to put in a little work, or will my future spouse just 'fall into my lap'…?"
Alister McGrath discusses reasons for C.S. Lewis’ enduring influence as an author and Christian apologist. McGrath talks about his research and reflections on Lewis the man—shedding new light on his conversion to faith from atheism and endearing this mere Christian man to a whole new generation of readers.