A comedy that deals with serious themes but manages to stay light enough on its feet that any moments of heavy-handedness are forgivable.
Most people have seen one or more versions of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. But when I first read the novel itself, after viewing various editions of the movie, I was shocked. Scrooge was not the buffoonish, almost cartoon-like character some of the movies made him out to be. He was genuinely evil.
There is supernatural power released when the Church in the city prays. What is needed in the worldwide Church at this hour is a unified, praying Church.
Mandisa - The Official Lyric Video to What Child is This?, your gift for the Christmas season.
You want Christmas anticipation? Consider those who stood some 7 centuries removed from Isaiah's prophecy that "a child has been born."
All families struggle with the extremes holidays bring out of -and on- us! Here’s a few tips to help you navigate the season.
I am a Christian, after all! It's Christmas, and this should be a season I feel and look happy. So why didn't I?
The LORD appeared to us in the past, saying: "I have loved you with an everlasting love" (Jer. 31:3). If we as are so eager to 'keep Christ in Christmas' and not surrender the holiday to commercialism, we had better remember to love. Otherwise, what message do we send to the world?
The buzz surrounding Duck Dynasty patriarch Phil Robertson is growing after it was announced last night that he was being put on “indefinite hiatus” from his incredibly popular show on A&E.
You and I can be incredibly burdened right during the season when we should be the most joyful!
For I know the plans I have for you, says the Lord. They are plans for good and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope (Jer. 29:11). Maybe today is the perfect time to revisit the manger to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ by giving Him the gift of obedience.
But Mary treasured up all these things and pondered them in her heart. (Luke 2:19). Have you ever wanted to travel back in time to be an eyewitness of the celestial celebration that took place in Bethlehem the night that Jesus was born?
This family loved their Christmas nightwear so much, they wrote a song about them to the tune of Will Smith's "Welcome to Miami"! This video greeting card is just downright funny! http://www.youtube.com/user/VisitTheGreenroom
Despite his incredible God-given wisdom, Solomon still made many foolish decisions. Why?
First, to paraphrase Beth Moore, “The moment you got married, your husband became God’s will for you.”
Feels like something you'd see at a good science museum. Dino-crazy youngsters will love it, and their parents won’t mind it either.
God has given us good news. The good news is that grace has arrived on the scene. Grace has been given to desperate, fallen humanity.
We don’t usually think it, but we feel a desire for more than we have.
- December 20, 2013 |