As they moved toward the baptistry, candidates were expected to recite the Creed, not to show that they “meant business” but in order to show that they were now entrusted with a glorious mystery of the faith, expected to preserve this for the next generation. (Read more)
What you don't know about getting published
Attracting a Christian man has proven to be difficult for some Christian women. Read on to discover some of the latest tips on finding your Prince Charming in the sometimes ever-present land of frogs.
Maurice Sendak, who just died, doesn’t seem, at first glance, to have much to teach Christians. But this atheist with a cynical outlook and a foul mouth saw something of the fallen glory of the universe we followers of Jesus sometimes ignore.
One of the more interesting sections of dialog in John Bunyan’s The Pilgrim’s Progress has Christian and Hopeful discussing the danger of backsliding, of falling away from what had the appearance of spiritual life and growth.
Somehow we must find the strength to not allow these heavy places to ruin our spoken and unspoken words...
When painful surprises of life come, our faith can take a hit. How do we resolve all of the questions we have about God when life just hurts too much?
Have you ever stayed up late, conflicted between your head and your heart? Sometimes the only way out of a dilemma is seeing God take you through the storm.
Is my gospel big enough to account for a man who three times denied that he knew the Lord? Is it big enough to account for a man who spent all of those years with Jesus, only to desert him in the end? Is it big enough to allow a man like this to be a leader in the church?
The majority of girls in the United States do not have sex before the age of 19, a change from earlier years, a new report shows.
Summer camp can be a great experience for kids of all ages. Having been a part of camp ministry for almost 20 years, I know that when the weather turns warm, people start thinking about sending their kids to camp. At the very same time, it is when many parents get cold feet, unsure if their child is ready for an experience like summer camp.
Translating to men how to help women feel as beautiful as he thinks she is
The Joy Gal jumps right into one of the most controversial topics in Christianity today....hold on to your hats, we are in for a rocky ride on the Trembler!
We've all been there, standing at a crossroads of a decision, unsure of which way we ought to take. For those of us who desire to honor God with our lives, we can become stalled out as we seek to hear God for clear direction. What should we do in such a situation?
I didn't know this boy. I had no idea what kind of trouble or circumstances got him to the streets, but I do know that he is someone's son.
For every single mother who has felt broken, alone, abandoned, and forgotten, your Heavenly Father knows. He sees. He hurts when you do. And His word is a source of encouragement in your darkest hour.
Getting Rid of the Mice, One Trap & One Prayer at a Time
Some basic concepts next generation leaders might want to consider
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