Today has been traditionally set aside as the National Day of Prayer. Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx, recently named to be the next Transportation Secretary by President Obama, has instead declared today to be “A Day of Reason” for his home city.
The Congress, by Public Law 100-307, as amended, has called on the President to issue each year a proclamation designating the first Thursday in May as a "National Day of Prayer."
Holding a biblical sexual ethic is fast inviting charges of intolerance and bigotry. How should Christians react?
While pastors are charged to teach and lead, that is not where discipleship and challenge is meant solely to reside. The nature of healthy, biblical community – as painted in the New Testament – comes through the "one-anothers."
Something very specific took place during the decade of the 90s, that we are only now truly learning about.
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Statistics show that young men who are deprived of an active father figure are far more likely to commit violent crimes than those who have the steadying and loving influence of a dad in the home.
What the Lord's Prayer teaches us about the practical effect of the gospel in us
I am heartbroken for the families, furious at the evil, and more resolved than ever to give my life to Christ's mission.
Here's my response to a question I received from "A Stressed Dad.'
Here are five ways to ensure you are the same person you were five years ago
It has been over twenty years since the publication of The Ragamuffin Gospel, a book many claim as the shattering of God's grace into their lives. Brennan Manning, who left us this week, was dazzingly faithful in preaching and writing on the singular theme: "Yes, Abba is very fond of you!" The crowds are gone now, and the lights are dim, the patches on his knees have faded. If he ever was a ragamuffin in God's gracious presence, truly it is now.
As I thought about the bombings in Boston, this verse came to mind:
I am about to enter into a volatile subject. Not abortion or same-sex marriage. I want to talk about parents, sports and the church.
The Internet has forever changed the way Christians relate to one another. Among the realities of this digital world is a whole class of web sites known as discernment blogs or watchblogs...
Living the tension between "leave and cleave" and "honor your parents" isn't always easy.
With a growing number of churches embracing the need to minister to single parents, many questions have arisen as to specifics.
There is a growing phenomenon in many churches – particularly large, fast-growing evangelical churches - that can only be called “heresy creep.”
Having protection for battle is of no use if it's not worn.
- April 04, 2013 |