If you want to know how much dads matter in the lives of their children, ask me – I didn’t grow up with a dad. My biological dad, stepdad and foster dad were all out of my life by the time I turned 13. It’s tough to go through life with a father who’s either physically or emotionally absent. But don’t take my word for it; just look at the statistics. They’ll show you how things go awry when a dad’s not at home.
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Many couples fight about the same things over and over again, eventually leading one or the other to consider separation.
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In the 1970’s, an unlikely friendship formed that would catalyze the movement that moved our influential pastors to become leaders.
We’ve lost some of our civility when it comes to what we post on social media. We are quick to blast a company that we feel has wronged us. It all has to hurt our witness as Christians. Here are some ways we can be “less mean” online.
“What is it that makes gossip so toxic to our souls? At its root, gossip is a manifestation of two elusive sins: pride and idolatry."
Like soldiers returning from battle, all of us bring injuries, memories and enemies back to our relationships that can sabotage our lives.
If the salt loses its saltiness, how can it be made salty again? (Matt. 5:13). If we fail to protect and preserve, what good are we?
Does God harden hearts? Will he ever harden the heart of someone who wants to be a Christian? Here's Dr. Roger's answer.
With some research and creative budgeting, you may be able to swing that dream vacation without breaking the bank.
In my weakness, this failure to keep a fast reminded me where I fall short in other areas of life.
For those of you planning to see the film version of Heaven Is for Real, here are a few things you may want to consider.
How can we stop allowing lesser things to push the blood of Christ to the periphery of our lives? Read these eight directions to help us be cross-centered every day:
There is a terrifying trend in our local churches in which in the Body of Christ has no idea how to interact with the Word on their own. It's an issue we can't afford to leave unaddressed.
Deconstructing a misguided idea
Forgiveness. It is often the most treasured outcome for the forgiven and the most challenging effort for the forgiver
To say adultery is an epidemic in our current culture is an understatement. And it doesn’t seem to be a respecter of position.
What's the best way to share with our children and grandchildren how the cross foreshadows the glorious resurrection?
Unchallengeable, bottom line love requires sacrifice. Jesus prophetically explained love’s bottom line for us for all in John 15:13.