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.
If the central question of each Gospel is “What do I need to know about Jesus?” each evangelist answers it differently.
Intimacy, when you’re married, is about sharing something with your spouse that you don’t share with anybody else.
I know what it is to wait. However, I have learned that there are some things that can help us through our waiting times.
Iinstead of worrying about WHY you're so disorganized, concentrate on making the situation BETTER.
For Christians, there is perhaps no topic more divisive than homosexuality. Recent years have seen a large shift in how society views same-sex relationships.
Once saved, always safe. To say otherwise, and to preach it, might be something akin to insulting the Holy Spirit.
In his new book Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus, Nabeel Qureshi tell his own powerful story of the clash between Islam and Christianity. Learn how Qureshi's faith in Allah was dramatically conquered by the truth of Christ’s resurrection and deity (more at NabeelQureshi.com).
What are the consequences when politicians lie? Dr. Roger shares his thoughts on how governments can influence nations for good or for evil.
I am encouraged that Mormons are leaving their faith in record numbers, and I believe this trend will continue. Sadly, many leave the LDS church and have no idea where to turn.
Emily Wierenga has identified as both an Evangelical and a Progressive. Now she's trying to find a balance between the two.
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