An ancient parable that has remarkable application to today's social media world
Rick Barry argues that when Christians buy into believing in real ghosts, they aren’t looking at Scripture closely enough.
Martin Luther is said to have posted his Ninety-Five Theses to the door of All Saints’ Church on October 31, 1517.
Do "hell houses" truly produce converts? Do they properly represent the message of Christ? Here are some observations.
Earlier this month, Sarah Bessey posted an article detailing why she enjoyed going to church.
Marital intimacy can bring out some of our deepest insecurities.
Daughters-in-law expect mothers-in-law to be intrusive and overly attached to their sons—and sometimes, sadly, they’re right.
If the pain you’ve suffered in your past is still impacting your life now, you can’t fully embrace the new life God offers you.
I remember my first attempt at throwing a kid's birthday party. My daughter was turning four. I was unprepared for the chaos.
I wonder, how often does God smile down at us and say, “Everything is going to be all right, my child”?
So now faith, hope, and love abide, these three (1 Cor. 13:13). These virtues are superior inoculations against whatever goes on around us, the very infusions that make possible a mission of bringing joy, mercy and laughter into the world, that elevate "I can endure all things" above a mere platitude.
If your God isn’t bigger than your problems, maybe you need to trade him in for the God of the Bible.
Ultimately a frustrating, cautionary tale on how drug trafficking doesn't pay. Does anyone really need to watch a movie to learn that?
“We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.” -Albert Einstein
Bolstered by stellar supporting performances and a script by a pair of Oscar-winning writers, The Way, Way Back (out on DVD October 22) rises above other slice-of-life, coming-of-age movies. Crosswalk's Stephen McGarvey & Shawn McEvoy break down one of 2013's best films. Read Jeffrey Huston's full text review for Crosswalk.com here.
There are unicorns in the KJV Bible—seriously. Unusual words sometimes present problems for translators. In the early 17th century, the study of Hebrew by Christian scholars was still in its infancy.
A piece on The Gospel Coalition's blog titled Why We Should Legalize Murder for Hire has been getting a lot of attention this week.
I will redeem you with an outstretched arm (Exodus 6:6). Once, when my son was just shy of three, he informed his mother he was drawing a picture of God...
My oldest child is off to college. I’ve heard that this is a good time to review our insurance coverage. What should I be aware of?
The morality I was practicing was not lawn care but merely weed maintenance.
- October 25, 2013 |