As a pastor, I’m often confronted with the confusion and bewilderment surrounding why God might allow pain and suffering into a human life. This theory by Malcom Gladwell offers some insights into this.
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Girls growing up in the church are told: ‘True Love Waits.’ What’s it “waiting” for, anyway?” Let's re-frame this conversation.
For over a year now, American pastor Saeed Abedini has been imprisoned in Iran. His only crime? His Christian faith. Now with new changes in the Iranian government, a growing outcry in the United States and President Obama's attention, awareness of Pastor Abedini's plight is increasing. ChristianHeadlines.com speaks with Jordan Sekulow of the American Center for Law and Justice about the most recent events in Pastor Abendini's case and what you can do to speak out.
Sara Horn talks with us about why we find "submission" so icky.
Thinking about stepping away from a commitment you’ve made as you face a new ministry season? Before you do, keep reading.
More than just the chronicling of a young woman's misplaced ambition, new film Grace Unplugged shares connection with the Prodigal Son.
A scholar friend of mine once remarked, “I must confess: if there is anything that convinces me that the Bible is inspired, and from God, it is Isaiah 53.” But who is this suffering servant?
Have you ever found yourself extremely heartbroken and discouraged over a desire that wasn’t fulfilled or a prayer that wasn’t answered?
No matter what type of sins you struggle with, you don’t have to let those sins control your life.
How do we help develop character in our teens and help them make good choices? We focus on the heart.
Stepping out to do what seems impossible can be scary – like trying to walk on water – but God will help you keep walking.
How I talk to my friends about my husband has a huge impact on how I feel about him and our life together.
On October 2, 2006, and armed man burst into the one-room Amish schoolhouse in Nickel Mines, Pennsylvania.
Crosswalk's Stephen McGarvey & Shawn McEvoy are back with a review of the sequel to 2009's Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs. Does the follow-up, out on DVD Jan. 28, compare favorably to the original's colorful puns and settings? Watch to find out! Read Christa Banister's full text review for Crosswalk.com here.
Our challenge is to teach our children faithfulness in these “little things” day in and day out, correcting them gently.
There is someone, somewhere who is walking blindly down the path to an affair. That someone needs help - before it's too late.
Far from being a "lost decade," the thirties are a time that God teaches us some important lessons.
Ownership is a powerful thing. It makes people feel things—things like love, pride, responsibility, and even jealousy.