I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus (Phil. 3:14). As I talk with many Christians today, I meet person after person who is resting on past accomplishments.
For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, and the two will become one flesh (Gen. 2: 24). I want to reflect on some scriptures that will hopefully offer encouragement to those facing a difficult family situation.
When God chisels the dead weight out of our lives it can be quite painful. In this new high quality, remastered version of their most requested skit, Tommy and Eddie give a very creative look at a typical believer having to go through the process of discipline. Download this video at http://skitguys.com/videos/item/gods-chisel-remastered
"We pray for our nation and its leaders during these difficult times."
I'm not an expert on marriage and by some standards I'm still a rookie. But I have learned a few things in these ten wonderful years.
Let's evaluate our lives, make plans and goals, and live this new year with biblical diligence.
To no one's surprise, Pope Francis was TIME's Person of the Year for 2013, but my "person of the year" is Billy Graham.
When every part of a human is working as it was designed to work by God, then a man is happy.
Do you wish you could enjoy closer relationships with the men in your life? Some common myths may be preventing that.
"My parents can't understand my calling to be so active in the church," one reader shares. Read the rest inside!
Hannah Luce, the daughter of youth evangelist Ron Luce (founder of Teen Mania Ministries) grew up in the upper echelon of evangelical Christianity.
Although a spiritual battle between good and evil is constantly going on around us, it’s easy to neglect giving it our attention.
This is the time to recap the year that was. But how do you really get a twelve-month snapshot of a culture’s zeitgeist? I would argue for two words: “Google searches.”
Each of you must take responsibility for doing the creative best you can with your own life (Gal. 6:5). What action or reaction in your own life have you been blaming on other people or circumstances?
Boredom is a relatively new concept. In the eighteenth century, no one was bored. There was no time or energy to be bored.
Does your family suffer from the Dec. 26th blues? The original Christmas season unfolded in a long, slow manner, starting with the hush of Advent and ending jubilantly on the twelfth day of Christmas - Jan. 6th.
We can live this coming year without fear if we apply four incredibly wonderful truths to our lives and root them deep into our hearts.
The winner is...? Certainly not the audience. Could have been fun were it not for the thick layer of smut coating virtually every scene.
“We can’t hold back our grateful song,” declares Atlanta’s North Point Community Church worship leader Casey Darnell.
Abba! Father! All things are possible for you (Mark 14:36). My son was having a minor problem at school...
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