Two of the biggest obstacles to improving racial relationships are "anger" and "apathy," and "intentional personal relationships" are, as far as I know, the only proven way to do anything about it.
On February 6, 2006, Stephen Harper stood before the Governor General of Canada and recited the oath of office: “I, Stephen Harper, do solemnly and sincerely promise and swear that I will truly and faithfully, and to the best of my skill and knowledge, execute the powers and trust reposed in me as
I’m taking a risk here, since I received so much criticism for recommending Christians see the movie Noah.
Welcome to 2015. You are half way through the first month and already it seems you have so much to do and so little time to do it.
In the wake of yesterday's horrific massacre of twelve people in France, we may ask ourselves, “Why?”
The number one reason teens claim they want to harm themselves or commit suicide is: no hope.
By Mark Ellis and Michael Ashcraft After visiting Islamic State-occupied territory at great risk, a German journalist called the extremist organization a “movement with the power of a nuclear bomb” after returning home last week.
The concept of a threefold office in Christ was first of all taught by Calvin (1500s).
Perilous times have arrived in our great country. We are losing ground in what was once the land of the free and the home of the brave.
There’s no question that the Internet has brought Christianity many wonderful things.
It’s official. I don’t watch AMC’s The Walking Dead anymore. Without a doubt, I have always been an action movie kind of guy and am the sort that believes it’s a crying shame that Arnold Schwarzenegger has never received an Oscar.
“Work for the welfare of the city where I have sent you…and pray on its behalf. For as it prospers, you will prosper” (Jeremiah 29:7).
"You will never be able to love somebody into the Kingdom until you feel the King's love personally."
Unaware that critical words are being used by “evil spirits” with pinpoint accuracy to hit the leader’s heart and mind, we sometimes unknowingly provide the natural vehicles for demonic forces to move about in the earthly realms of our organizations.
“I was 18 years old when I found myself pregnant.
There are many who wake up every day and live life tiptoeing through their “mind field”. No not mine field, but “mind field”. It’s what I like to call the area of our minds where if we have one wrong thought, then BOOM!!!
What's the very first word that comes to mind when asked, "What defines you?" Husband? Wife? Father? Mother? Son? Daughter? Brother? Sister? Friend? Student? Minister? Volunteer? Sports? Hobbies? Cancer? Or simply...Christ?
America finds itself in a moment where, culturally and historically, we are having conversations about the value of human life that have serious and long reaching consequences.
Church bullies have always been part of the ecclesiastical landscape.
Spiritual formation happens in difficult moments. Maybe your intent was to just serve some people in need. You wanted to help, to be a blessing, and then to go home.
Opal had worked the front desk of the elementary school for nearly five decades. Long past retirement age, this was not work; it was her life.
A while back, I read about a study that was done with people who needed arthroscopic knee surgery. Their knees were worn down, and they needed the joint to be cleaned out.
If you are a born again believer, you have the spirit of God inside of you. The same power that raised Christ from the dead dwells in you! You are not ordinary; you are a child of the Most High God!