“When I know she’s going to be critical of me,” Jonathan began slowly, “I brace myself. I try to prepare for it.”
- February 27, 2014 |
"In only two hours... we wanted to encourage people to go out. Change the world. Start the conversations." ~Mark Burnett
Should Christian business owners have the right to refuse services to customers based on sexual orientation?
Humans have not always been the most judicious in their use of social media, and Christians are certainly no exception.
The latest entry in the Marvel superhero genre is Thor: The Dark World, out on DVD Feb. 25, which follows the events of 2011's Thor and 2012's The Avengers. Crosswalk.com's movie guys sort out the thunder from the merely noisy in this tale of the Norse demigod. Read Susan Ellingburg's full text review for Crosswalk.com here.
Death is the ultimate shadow through which we all must walk, but the Lord's presence can sustain us through any dark place.
Whether we like it or not, there are times when we experience mistreatment by others.
What is the best thing you can do for your husband? Love him. Love him. Love him.
Crosswalk.com's movie guys check out Gravity, out on DVD Feb. 25, a thrilling, space disaster film starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney. Will director Alfonso Cuaron's haunting odyssey stand up against previous out-of-this world adventures? Read Christian Hamaker's full text review for Crosswalk.com here.
I know that there is no pain like the pain of a love-relationship ending. I’ve had it happen five times, three with the same man.
Have you ever not spoken about God because you worried that you wouldn't be able to answer questions about him?
Mental illness is the elephant hiding in the church closet. Here are 5 things that can help change all that.
Recently, I was challenged to make a comprehensive bucket list, a tally of all of those things I want to do before I “kick the bucket.”
...If it is of God, you will not be able to stop them (Acts 5:39). Our "religion" is one that is not of men. It is not a fad. It does not change. It has lasted. It will last until Christ returns.
The truth is that marriage can’t make anyone happy, but happy people can make their marriages happy.
And then it hits us: We don’t really know how to incorporate the Holy Spirit into Bible study. That thought is so frightening that we won’t tell anyone. We will just sit the Bible on a shelf.
God is a builder, the master of arranging and connecting the pieces of our lives together. And this truth is clearly fleshed out in adoption.
You are the salt of the earth... You are the light of the world (Matt. 5:13-14). You’re different from the world, and don’t be afraid to be different.
For singles, it can be easy to feel like Valentines chocolates on February 15. Discounted. Cut-rate. Less than full price.
You are to be holy to me because I, the Lord, am holy... (Lev. 20:26). Like most evangelicals, I haven't devoted much time to parsing Leviticus.