Perhaps, for those of us who’ve had some measure of worldly success, there’s still room for dissatisfaction, isn’t there?
- December 14, 2013 |
Crosswalk editors share tales of holiday mirth (and a Santa hat) while wishing you and yours a blessed - and humorous - Christmas season.
In another church tragedy, megachurch founder Isaac Hunter took his own life. This is only one of several pastoral suicides in recent months, leading some to wonder if this is a growing trend.
It doesn’t take much to bring the merry back into Christmas. Which one of these would work with your family?
How to separate the expectations of others from what we really want this holiday season.
"As a Christian, is it wrong to date someone after your buddy dates her? Could it be seen as covetous? I don't want to upset him."
Less bloated, this second installment stands as a premium Hollywood production that can teach other major lit-franchises a thing or two.
Remember Jesus’ words, “It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick”? (Matthew 9:12).
When it comes to wedding planning, there is a tendency to focus on planning the wedding, while neglecting to plan the marriage.
Tolkien's works demonstrate that it's possible to have a dark childhood and still possess a remarkable and life-affirming imagination.
Here are the 8 reasons most commonly given by human resource people for rejecting applicants:
Isn't this the season that we are supposed to be jolly? Happy? Joyful? How can we combat loneliness and stress?
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.