C.J. Mahaney, founder of Sovereign Grace Ministries, will step down as its president effective April 12 in order to focus on being a local pastor. The news comes shortly after the beleaguered network of churches asked a Maryland court to dismiss a lawsuit alleging its leaders covered up the sexual abuse of children.
Parenting involves hard truths. It is a way that God searches your heart, humbles you, and softens you for His service.
God's "time out" for us deepens our relationship with Him
Learning to experience true freedom in Christ is the ultimate goal of every Christian, but do we want to play an active role in the pursuit?
What the Lord's Prayer teaches us about the structure of our prayers
Can I as a wife be the leader in my family to create a better life?
February 26 would have been Johnny Cash’s 81st birthday. Unlike many celebrities whose name dies out with the obituaries of their fan base, Cash continues to matter. And I think it matters that we understand why.
The highly anticipated five-week miniseries, The Bible, debuts this coming Sunday, March 3, on the History Channel.
Looking at our heart condition when praying for crazy big things from God
As a generation, we believe the distress and terror is awful. As a generation, we believe the sex trafficking must cease. The homelessness and poverty can be mended. Clean water is a basic dignity of life. The widows must be cared for, the orphans welcomed into families, and the youth educated.
We are always taught that beauty is on the inside. But do we really believe it?
A recent article in Salon suggests that the idea of cyberspace will soon come an end, and I tend to agree. While there would be some loss, I believe it would be a net gain. Maybe the way to begin is simply to stop using the term.
For Michael fans like me, his life is a cautionary tale. It reminds us that those thing for which we so desperately grasp cannot ever, ultimately, satisfy the deepest longings in our soul.
You never know when a resurrection is on the way.
Thoughts on sharing life and a free Valentine download
- February 13, 2013 |
He's the guy who waits until 6 p.m. on Valentine's night and stops off at the supermarket to try and fulfill his obligation. He can usually be seen, dazed and confused, examining the picked-over flowers and chocolates near the bananas.
- February 13, 2013 |