What is a concerned dad to do when his 26-year-old, Christian daughter remains single? A church elder in Wheaton, Illinois, chose to place a want ad in Christianity Today, urging potential suitors to email him their qualifications.
One recent morning, like most mornings, I was awakened by the singing of birds.
I walked into the dorm room and there he was, spread out facedown on his bed.
Everyone needs to be careful with their thoughts. People can let their egos get the best of them.
On Saturday morning, as I do most Saturdays, I woke up bright and early to head out for my weekly long run.
One of the most common reasons people give for avoiding church is this: "Churches are full of hypocrites, and I just cannot stand being around hypocrites!"
In our modern world, with widespread political and religious liberty, it’s often assumed that conversion to a religion is fundamentally a personal and spiritual event. Throughout history, however, one of the most significant factors in religious success or failure has been the conversion of rulers. Convert a king, convert a kingdom.
Prominent evangelical leader Russell Moore doesn't want to be an evangelical anymore.
John Cortines and Greg Baumer couldn't help but laugh as they held their $100 bills in the air.
Have you ever had those slumps of unhappiness? Slumps of time where all you see around you are happy people and you are sitting there thinking why I can’t have their life. They seem so happy.
And there she was—at happily ever after. Her prince had come, her kingdom had been saved and everything was just as it should be. We have seen it in movies over and over again. Life was feeling like it was falling apart, but then it was saved. The ending comes and all is right in the kingdom.
Have you ever had that gnawing feeling that something just isn’t right, but you just couldn’t pinpoint it? That normally is an internal indicator that you are not headed in a direction you will be happy with long-term.
I have a great dog named Sophie. I have had Sophie now for about 16 years.
Advocates for religious freedom agree that the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia forever changed America's approach to protecting the rights of faith groups.
Donald Trump has already exceeded expectations this election season, winning over a group that most commentators thought would categorically reject him: evangelical Christians.
Daniel Berrigan, a Jesuit priest famous for his anti-war protests, died Saturday at age 76. The Nobel Peace Prize nominee will be remembered for reshaping ...
According to a recent study by Deseret News National, the majority of Americans believe it’s important to observe the Sabbath. In the survey, 62 ...
The U.S. government should do more to help families facing persecution and the threat of genocide in countries like Syria and Iraq, according to ...
Exodus 20:8, "Remember the Sabbath day, to keep it holy."
Where your treasure is there your heart is also. - Matthew 6:21
Most everyone has questions that pertain to life's issues. We desire to know the best ways to raise our kids, how to have successful ...
Religion is a powerful tool in global political negotiation, but many policymakers don't acknowledge how it works to promote good in the world, according ...
Religious freedom advocate Kevin Seamus Hasson wants to end ongoing conflict at the border of church and state. His proposed solution will surprise you.
Each of us at one time or another have been the victim of someone else's bad choices.
Recently I finished reading biographies of two preachers.
The Sabbath may be losing its religious significance in the eyes of many Americans, but a majority still believe taking a day of rest benefits ...
One of the most intriguing questions is, "Will there be a Judgment Day."
Finding myself after 35-plus years of hiding behind a mask was frightening.
A new television series about a megachurch already has a high-profile fan: Oprah Winfrey.
Even in the midst of her day of rest, Judith Shulevitz is reminded of the work she's left undone.