Last week I spoke four times at Dallas Seminary on the theme "All Things for Good."
October is Clergy Appreciation Month, a time when Christians are encouraged to express gratitude to their pastors, ministers and leaders.
Even to the end, Chuck Smith never stopped working, and he changed the way Evangelicals think about worship and the church.
To say we have a big problem doing evangelism in the “Bible Belt” is an understatement. It’s also a problem of our own making.
In many cases, people who once called themselves Christians are simply no longer doing that… what we need is a mobilized—rather than demoralized—mission force.
Though Jesus has ascended back to the Father, his ministry to us continues.
As a pastor, I’m often confronted with the confusion and bewilderment surrounding why God might allow pain and suffering into a human life. This theory by Malcom Gladwell offers some insights into this.
We can accomplish so much more when we work together.
The experience of the silence of God is real. Many of us have felt it. Times when we cry out to God, and there seems to be no answer. We pray, pouring out our hearts, only to hear the words echo back without a reply.
First Corinthians 13:4-7 is probably the world’s most cross-stitched passage of Scripture.
The Bible isn't called “Holy” for no reason, friend. This Word is God's and we must handle with great care.
As newly elected Iranian president Hassan Rouhani arrived at the United Nations this week, he crossed paths with the wife of imprisoned Iranian-American pastor Saeed Abedini.
The biblical doctrine of hospitality has rich theological moorings and implications; for that reason it’s often misunderstood.
It’s clear to me that one of the most prevalent afflictions might be termed a church’s “culture of complacency.” Complacency has to do with self-satisfaction, a sense of contentment regarding the state of things.
Their interview with CNN is just one of the many ways the Warrens are fulfilling their vow to help fight the stigma of mental illness in churches.
These classic books are "new" because they are now back in print.
Whatever your heart's need is today, know that the Lord is able.
I was struck recently by a news feature on National Public Radio (NPR), based on an article in The Guardian, regarding the most challenging questions facing science. In other words, the biggest questions scientists are struggling to answer.
Sometimes the most important lessons in leadership come from knowing what NOT to do.
- September 12, 2013 |