Are we Christians defying the words of our Master when we speak against the behaviors, attitudes or worldviews affirmed by others? Did Jesus command us to be silently non-judgmental?
The LORD is my light and my salvation--whom shall I fear? The LORD is the stronghold of my life--of whom shall I be afraid? (Psalm 27:1). We have such a strange juxtaposition in the way our culture talks about fear.
I'm generally not a big fan of bumper stickers, of advertising platitudinous tweets or angry opinions with my vehicle. But this one caught my attention.
Do you ever feel like you've sacrificed your dreams to raise a family? Rebekah Lyons, author of Freefall to Fly, explains how women can find meaning and purpose in their lives, regardless of their job title.
Have you ever been in the desert? I’ve been in many deserts, both physically and spiritually.
Let’s go get God’s mind on this topic we are calling uprising.
A reader laments, "after my parents divorced my life took a downward spiral...I've never had a healthy relationship."
Got your attention with the title, didn’t I? At least, the attention of a number of you who consider it a hot topic.
The most important spiritual truths need to be emphasized again and again if the hearers are to truly learn them and benefit from them. Here are seven biblical truths we pastors need to keep telling our people in the hope that eventually most will “get it.”
Therefore put on the full armor of God, so that when the day of evil comes, you may be able to stand...(Ephesians 6:13-19). I pray you'll begin to survive your days much less scathed.
In order for your children to be "salt and light" they must first be brought up to walk in the Light.
“I hear people saying that you can’t change anyone but you... It’s either put up with a crummy situation or leave, right?”
We all know, at least in our heads, that prayer is important. Yet how many of us honestly believe that our prayers, the simple prayers of our far-from-perfect family, can really make a difference?
"God couldn't be everywhere, so He made mothers." This Jewish saying describes beautifully the role mothers have in our lives.
Baz Luhrmann captures the opulent decor and backs it with a hip-hop soundtrack that should feel out of place but works surprisingly well.
Can a community be transformed for Christ? The answer lies in the maturity of Christians, measured in love, unity, and prayer.
As I survey the contemporary church, one of my gravest concerns is the power and prevalence of mysticism. It is at the heart of Sarah Young’s bestselling Jesus Calling, it is in all the much-loved books by John Eldredge... (read more)
The Skit Guys deliver a special Mother’s Day message, but Tommy gets a little carried away in song.
Download this video at http://skitguys.com/videos/item/the-mom-song
Imagine how different our nation would look today if all of us lived out the principle of delayed gratification.
- May 09, 2013 |