When we think of creation, we think of everything beginning with God’s spoken word—as Genesis 1 tells us. But some Old Testament writers concentrate on another aspect of creation—and a weird one at that.
You cannot have faith without questions for the very simple reason that God has chosen to keep many secrets. There are certain things God has revealed—that’s what makes faith possible, and there are certain things God has kept secret—that’s what makes faith necessary.
Frozen, out on DVD March 18, is a tale of summer turned eternal winter through fear and isolation. Stephen McGarvey and Shawn McEvoy try not to give too much away in explaining how an act of true love saves the day. With beautiful animation, Broadway-quality songs, witty humor and a new twist on the princess genre, Frozen is the next Disney classic. Read Susan Ellingburg's full-text review for Crosswalk here.
While God says he will give us our heart’s desire, he also tells us that we have to WAIT patiently for him to act.
In a small college town 20 miles north of Charlotte, N.C., “Homeless Jesus” is provoking more conversation than a month of Sunday sermons.
Weak though he was, Patrick's success lay in his recognition of the Gospel's power to transform, transfigure and uplift, and this is as true for us in the 21st century as it was for him in the fifth.
Who could have prepared us for the world of parenthood? Pretty much no one. It opens up a universe we never knew existed.
Fact: You can have nearly anything you want. But you might have to make those lower monthly payments...for life.
According to a trending article, a child’s sin (while never what you want) can actually provide parents with golden opportunities to teach five important lessons.
Ask. Listen. Or deny. The conversation choice is ours.
I had an E.F. Hutton moment when I walked into a deli in New Orleans and ordered a roast beef sandwich on Friday during Lent.
Do two men walk together unless they have made an appointment? (Amos 3:3). So too do my male friends and I display an intentional commitment to our annual get-together as central to who we are as men, to who we want to be the rest of the year for our families and each other.
There are many great reversals in Scripture, like Joseph or Paul. But there is none so celebrated as the story of Esther.
How do you know that a homeschool will meet your child’s educational goals AND be recognized by higher learning institutions?
Even the secular world is worried about pornography. But without the worldview to fight it, they’re at an impasse. This is where the church can help.
When Natalie Grant walked out during the 2014 Grammy Award’s night last month, she was making a loud statement without saying a word.
Odds are most people wouldn't consider About a Boy worthy of its own TV show, but apparently NBC had other plans.
Rick Warren shares a great checklist for making sure our hearts are in a place to be used by God.
Through all of our hurdles and struggles, we have had to learn how to keep communicating with each other. We often fail.