Much attention has been given to the rise of the nones and rightly so. This person needs someone or something to facilitate the process of moving him or her toward being able to even consider the life and message of Christ.
Direct your children onto the right path, and when they are older, they will not leave it (Prov. 22:6). Straight teeth, straight As and straight posture can't hold a candle to placing a child on the straight path.
In case you’ve lost track of who’s who among the singing shows, Danny Gokey placed third on season eight of American Idol.
I don't want to care for his disabled family, but I know God wants me to be self-sacrificial. Should I marry him?
A lot of people say they want peace more than anything, but they do a lot of things that create conflict.
Poor Jason Bourne. The hero of Robert Ludlum’s string of best-selling novels has lived a most woeful existence since we met him in the Mediterranean Sea.
Many of us, either consciously or unconsciously, hold to the idea that if we do all the right things as parents, our children will turn out okay. When a teenager goes AWOL, we immediately assume that the parents must have failed him in some way.
Whether your ministry looks like raising little ones or speaking to millions, all of it is important to God, all of it matters.
Every cliché is covered, and there are plot holes big enough to drive a tank through, but it's all about the spectacle and effects.
Understanding the motives behind the violence can be confusing without proper knowledge of the root causes contributing to the aggression as well as the religious issues, which shape life in the Middle East.
We often measure the significance of a job by its perceived value from the eternal perspective. Does God see things that way?
Using a series of six “disputations,” Malachi writes to (1) rebuke Israel’s apathy, (2) recall the people to covenant loyalty, and (3) reassure God’s people of the coming Day of the Lord.
We introverts can often be misunderstood by our families and friends. Here are 7 thoughts you should know about us.
Discouraged thinking "Maybe it's not meant to be? Here are 5 steps to take when your dreams stall.
Instead of looking for the weaknesses, here are 5 ways we can focus on accentuating the strengths.
It’s here in the U.S., in the Western world more generally, where so much less is at stake that we offer up such pathetic reasons (at least I suspect God considers them pathetic) for not joining together with fellow believers on a regular, weekly basis. And almost all of the excuses are anthropocentric rather than Christocentric.
HELP! Someone I Love has Cancer is a very good resource.
Is your time on social media ruining your marriage? Here's how to safeguard against hidden adultery against our spouse and God.
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