God can use you as a powerful change agent in your church if you choose to stay and inspire others in your congregation.
Colin Duriez set out to answer this question about the author of The Hobbit: “Who was the man who became a legend?”
Is Despicable Me 2 (out on DVD Dec. 10) as fresh and amusing as the original? Crosswalk's Stephen McGarvey and Shawn McEvoy check in on the continuing adventures of former super-villain Gru, his adopted daughters, and those hilarious minions. Read Ryan Duncan's full text review for Crosswalk.com here.
Dr. Ralph Wood of Baylor University helps us understand the greed of the modern world through the writings of J.R.R. Tolkien and the hero he constructed to combat the growing evil, the hobbit Bilbo Baggins.
At Christmas, all the wonder of the season is magnified through miniature eyes if you will pause to look down at your little preschooler.
No doubt, when a musical is as beloved as Rodgers and Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music, it takes some major chutzpah to even attempt to recreate the magic.
Blessed are the merciful, for they shall receive mercy (Matt. 5:7). It is fascinating to think that the mercy Bilbo showed in Tolkien’s first, thin story could have such a great impact in his three-part epic.
You can’t escape the grind of daily responsibilities, but you don’t have to let that wear down your marriage past enjoyment.
I’m not a sports fan, though if the NFL gave up the ghost tomorrow, I would feel sad for my son and other fans.
And the peace of God... shall guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus (Philippians 4:7). One criticism unbelievers often have about Christ is that if he was supposed to bring peace, why do we have wars, why is there strife?
Fairy stories (or fairy tales) have been an important element of many cultures for many years. On one level, they have an academic appeal.
God's showed us His miraculous power at Christmas
I've often said, “I’m too busy to spend time with God today. I’ll get to it tomorrow or in a few weeks when stuff at work calms down.”
Not everything is as “wonderful” this time of the year as we think. For many, it is the most stressful, demanding, and overwhelming time of the year, with challenges awaiting from all facets of life.
May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing (Rom. 15:13). "O Holy Night" sings of 'a thrill of hope.' Does Christmas thrill you? Why or why not?
Founders of TeamRedeemed.org, talk with iBelieve about how women can find redemption after extramarital affairs.
We're used to stories about dreams come true. This folk tale of folk music is the story of one that doesn't which toys with reasons why.
I don't know much, but I do know what's awesome about this holiday, and how to ensure my family, like the reborn Scrooge, knows how to keep Christmas.
- December 06, 2013 |