"God helped us!" Have you cried those words before?
- March 08, 2014 |
But the time is coming... when true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and in truth. The Father is looking for those who will worship him that way (John 4:23). When we worship, it helps us to get things into perspective.
- March 08, 2014 |
Post-Traumatic Church Syndrome- have you heard of it? I hadn’t, until I read Reba Riley’s post describing her own struggle and eventual self-diagnosis of this spiritual condition.
All Christians are artists, in the sense that God calls all of us to creatively incite people to discover more about their Creator.
Fun for kids and adults, provides a lot of laughs, teaches a little history, even makes a few points about parent/child relationships.
Our relationship with God -and with others- requires an investment of time and energy. It will not happen by itself.
The decision made by Theodosius to proclaim Christianity as the official religion of the Roman Empire – and the way it accelerated and took root in the early Middle Ages – is a story seldom told in light of the caricatures that abound.
I’ve been a Christian for over 30 years, and I’m a firm believer in women’s retreats. Here are a few scriptural reasons why.
“Few [people] have been misquoted as often as Jesus,” writes Michael Hidalgo in an article entitled 4 Things Jesus Never said.
No matter how many times I give up chocolate for Lent, it’s a challenge. But lately I’ve been feeling the need to stretch myself.
Bible Helps for Beating Shame and Guilt
When we say yes to one thing or person, we are already automatically saying no to someone or something else.
For Christians, Lent is a 40-day season of fasting, reflection and penance culminating in Holy Week and the Easter Sunday commemoration of Jesus’ Resurrection.
I’d like to take the opportunity to share ten songs that help me meditate on God and consider the prayers I've been speaking.
It is this – the idea of something daily, ordinary, routine reminding me of the presence of God - that attracts me to lent now.
As the world continues to spin around my seemingly motionless body, the tick of life’s clock echoes in my mind: my days are numbered.
Prepare for Easter by inviting God to transform different aspects of your life
Never let your ego get so close to your career that your identity depends on your success. Who you are is not what you do.
How Jesus prepared his disciples for life as a misunderstood minority
12 Years a Slave, out on DVD March 4, stars Chiwetel Ejiofor in a career performance and tells the true story of Solomon Northup, a free Northerner kidnapped into slavery in the 1800s. The Best Picture winner was also named Crosswalk's Movie of the Year for 2013. Editors Shawn McEvoy and Stephen McGarvey explain why. Read Jeffrey Huston's full text review for Crosswalk.com here.