Raising sons is a joy. Here are the five things every son must hear from Dad.
Prior to Constantine, the church, although organized, was less institutional and more communal or organic. In other words, the outside world didn’t think of “the church” as that building on the corner. Instead they thought of a community of people who were distinct in both their conduct and character, the overarching characteristics being their love for others, compassion toward the needy, and joy-filled lives.
There is a subtle beauty in the hardest season of the year
Intentional words and actions from a father to his girls
Living in the moment sounds beautiful, but how do you rest with God when the here and now is difficult?
The law is like a brush-fire. I cannot escape it. But if I stand in the burned-over place, where law has already burned its way through, then I will not get hurt.
February Freebies Day 5! Marriage encouragement and a fun free Valentine project/download
See the real Jesus and how deeply He loves and accepts you!
To the shock and disappointment of many of us, the Boy Scouts of America released a statement indicating the possibility of changing its policy that prevents the participation of openly practicing homosexuals.
What bothers me is that it seems that we are tempted to trade unity for blog traffic.
The Old Testament was written in the language of its writers, which was Hebrew, and the New Testament was written in the language of its writers -- or at least the dominant language of commerce and culture -- which was Greek. The Bibles we read are translations of those languages into the English language. So does it matter which Bible we use?
My colleagues and I were talking about heroes yesterday afternoon, about the positive impact a courageous and principled figure can make in the life of another person, especially a child.
Are you longing for a word from God this year? God can lead us, even when we have very little. Even with one word.
Church attendance is about more than personal self-improvement. It's about body life.
Is there a law and standard bigger and better than power and opinion?
When all you have are broken pieces, how do you start the new year by faith?
- January 16, 2013 |
The words leap off the page and come alive before me. I have read them a hundred times over the years, but this time they take on a new dimension.Such incredible words…justified…peace…access. Done for us by One who offered Himself as a perfect sacrifice. To make a way for us.
- January 16, 2013 |