Can we talk about courage? This is as rare as plutonium these days, particularly among the very people who should demonstrate it most readily, the followers of the Lord Jesus Christ.
Premiering August 7th at 11:00 pm, Black Jesus is about a "black guy living in the hood". Yes, it's about Jesus, the Son of God, but the producers are mocking our Lord.
For those of us who are temperamentally and instinctively on the more melancholic side of things, there's good news. You can change your brain to think more positively and feel more cheerfully.
If you’ve been following the news the past couple of weeks, you’ve surely heard about the thousands of refugee children currently housed at the U.S. border. And yes, I deliberately use the word refugee rather than immigrant.
Author Kara Durbin knows the power teaching your children scripture; Durbin's mother “blessed” her life by parenting her with scripture.
Around here in Southeast Louisiana you’ll see billboards that say "Friends don’t let friends eat imported crawfish." I know people in other parts of the country who would change that to say "Friends don’t let friends eat crawfish, period."
Reading is kind of like repairing a bicycle. Kind of. For too long now my bike has been semi-operational. It has one brake that just doesn’t want to behave and all my attempts to fix it have failed.
Concern over gluten intolerance is increasing in direct proportion to the growing promotion of whole grains. As a result, people are often confused regarding the role grains should play in a healthy diet.
Israeli ground troops have entered Gaza, a small territory located between Israel and Egypt. Gaza is ruled by the Islamic political party Hamas and is a "non-member observer state" of the United Nations which means it is not formally recognized as an independent nation.
When I was 21 I started preaching once a month at The Santa Barbara Rescue Mission. I didn’t know how to preach and I wanted to learn.
When I used to hear about the increasing invasions of our privacy, my view was, “No big deal, I’ve got nothing to hide, so nothing to lose.”
One in three women around the globe have been beaten, coerced into sex or abused. In the United States a woman is assaulted or beaten every nine minutes.
I am here to tell you about a true Champion. This woman walked into our first Faith and Fitness Retreat, and she wanted to tell us what she couldn’t do.
There is no contradiction between God working in you and you working to follow God. This is the nature of the spiritual partnership He establishes with us. He works, and so must we.
Rosaria Butterfield, a former atheist and lesbian, denounced a Christian brand of homophobia that pronounces the LGBT community “too sinful to respond to God’s call on their life” as a sin in an article for the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission.
The discussion about who goes to heaven and who goes to hell is not just theoretical. It’s about people. Real people. People who love and are loved by someone else.
Let’s talk about people who do not get full value from the sermons they hear. These people may be taking SERMON-BLOCKERS. When the pastor gets up to preach, they ...
An AFP news service video shows a Boko Haram leader saying, "Kill, kill, kill, kill, kill Christians!" The commander also mocks the #BringBackOurGirls campaign by chanting "Bring back our army!"
Tuesday evening Chonda Pierce, the entertainer also known as the "Queen of Clean," announced her husband's death on Facebook and Twitter posting a picture of her husband along with the words "David is home."
I watched the network news last night and the featured stories on multiple channels weren’t the 1,500 rockets that have been fired into Israel by Hamas, but the Palestinian casualties caused by the Israeli army.
My husband, Chuck, and I stood on our front stoop waving to our oldest daughter as she pulled out of our driveway on her way to Tennessee. With a sly smile, Chuck uttered through clenched teeth, "She doesn't have a clue where she is going."
Every time I pass near a Highway Patrol car I instantly assume the officer is staring directly at me and that he's staring at me because I'm in trouble.
She knew I was praying for a certain family member who seems forever in some kind of predicament. She asked, "Why do you pray? I don’t see it doing any good."
A girl can dress modestly but not have a converted heart. She can clothe her body without having her heart clothed in robes of righteousness.
While a teen with a blow torch was lighting up what some consider Massachusetts' favorite past time, toking marijuana, he managed to ignite several brand new houses including damaging the hard-earned home of one of our school's young Christian professors.
A tip for women: Recognize that your man wants romance too, but it may mean going out and playing together; so notice and seize on things he mentions doing (sports, outdoor activities, walking the aisles of the local DIY store).
Which of us hasn’t sorrowed at the school shootings which seem to happen regularly these days? The one at Seattle Pacific University earlier this year, however, especially affected me.
What did Jesus teach about marriage? Did He forbid divorce under any circumstances or did He allow for exceptions? Here are some Bible verses about marriage from Jesus to see what He taught about marriage.
When the communist regime was installed in 1948, there were 400,000 Christians in North Korea. Unleashing a reign of terror, the government tried to exterminate all religion, installing a Marxist dynasty ruled by Kim Il-Sung and his son.