This is the question with which all serious Christians must wrestle. To think that Christianity is thriving in America simply ignores the obvious and overwhelming facts of our times.
The demands of discipleship are tremendous. They are astronomical. Jesus doesn’t want some or most. He wants all.
David Platt’s latest book, “Follow Me,” picks up where his best-selling book “Radical” left off. Christians are called both to follow Christ and to be disciple-makers. Trusting only in the radical righteousness of Christ, we lay down our lives to do God’s will in whatever location He calls us to serve.
Crosswalk's Stephen McGarvey & Shawn McEvoy discuss the animated movie Escape from Planet Earth, out on DVD June 4. Find out how it compares with other big budget movies, whether parents will enjoy it as much as kids, and how it jives with a Christian worldview. Read Christa Banister's full text review for Crosswalk.com here.
As a theologian, a church leader, a newspaperman, and an elected official who had served in Parliament and as Prime Minister, Kuyper had a wide-angled lens on cultural forces.
Rejection can actually work FOR you if you use the experience as a springboard to create a new season of success in your life.
Do you ever wonder if your family members are susceptible to certain sins because they repeat themselves in your family history?
In a summer of bloated blockbusters, this is one of the few movies everyone should see because of the message it sends: slavery is real.
Are you born of God? Are you a son of God? Can you step into the masculinity that you were born for an endless quest for sonship?
Do not seek revenge or bear a grudge against one of your people, but love your neighbor as yourself. I am the LORD (Lev. 19:18). If we looked at our problems more like challenges, perhaps we would be more hopeful about the future.
Rebecca Halton was the "other woman" in an extramarital affair. Shelley Hendrix was the wife of a husband who cheated on her. Together, they've created TeamRedeemed.org, and are dedicated to helping others find hope and forgiveness after an affair.
At heart, a father-son story in which a young man is called upon to put dad's lessons into action. Not complex, but largely satisfying.
Dr. Roger gives readers several things to consider before they leave their church.
I think everyone who is able should consider homeschooling their child. There, I said it.
Whoever loves his brother lives in the light, and there is nothing in him to make him stumble (1 John 2:10). 1 John chapter 2 talks about Light, who it comes from, what it helps us do, and what it shows about us when we walk in it. Light is a perspective-changer.
Christine Caine of the A21 Campaign and author of Undaunted tells Crosswalk.com about how she took the humble first steps towards an impossible goal: to abolish slavery and human trafficking in the 21st century. www.christinecaine.com www.crosswalk.com
This tale of Space Camp competition and astronauts in peril works best if enjoyed multi-generationally.
The love to which Paul calls husbands in Ephesians 5 is not a manipulative kind of love. It's a sacrificial, respectful love.
The Supreme Court of the United States is set to hand down a set of decisions this summer that could advance a cultural and political shift in the way marriage is defined in this country. Is your church ready for this?