For most of us, it is a constant battle to overcome life’s storms and often times it’s a struggle to just stay in the boat.
Last week, we celebrated the Resurrection of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Out of all the Sundays of the year, Easter is perhaps the busiest. Many churches are full. Attendance is at a record high.
With almost any information in the world available at the stroke of a Google search, religious and philosophical schools of thought are more accessible than ever. Additionally, because our lives are becoming increasingly more public online, an individual's personal religious journey can also become more visible to family and friends.
Morgan Lake was having a normal day. The sun was setting, and she was driving home on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge. The 22-year-old communications student slowed her car down on the bridge because of a bridge toll.
For 10 years now, New Beginnings Community Church has been the key sponsor of the Easter Extravaganza held at the J.F. Gregory Park.
Near the end of last year, I began to have some serious pain in my knee. This was the knee that had already been "reconstructed" back in 1994 due to a torn ACL.
John Cortines and Greg Baumer couldn't help but laugh as they held their $100 bills in the air.
Observers are questioning whether Pakistani leaders are doing enough to smooth sectarian tensions, after a suicide bombing targeting Christians celebrating Easter killed nearly 70 people in Lahore.
Majorities in all religious groups support immigration policy that provides a path to legal citizenship or residency, yet many of those same believers are more likely than other Americans to express anxiety about how immigrants affect American culture, according to a new report on immigration from Public Religion Research Institute.
In times of trouble and sorrow, it’s easy to feel abandoned.
Today's Scripture: Luke 4:28-30 (NIV) "All the people in the synagogue were furious when they heard this.29 They got up, drove him out of the town, and took him to the brow of the hill on which the town was built, in order to throw him off the cliff.30 But he walked right through the crowd and went on his way."
One of the United Kingdom's smallest faith groups will hold its last regular Sunday worship service this weekend, after deciding that organizing weekly meetings required too many resources.
Donald Trump doesn't seem to have many Mormon fans. The Republican frontrunner was handily beaten by Ted Cruz in Tuesday's Utah caucus, receiving only 14 percent of votes and zero delegates.
Eric Pridmore might not be blind in heaven.
Easter always comes in the spring, which is a time when things that at least appear dead come alive.
The Rev. Rob Schenck believes all life is sacred. He built his ministry and his reputation around anti-abortion activism, preaching from picket lines in front ...
In the gospels, Jesus Christ described himself in several ways by using the heading "I am."
Hanging on the wall in our guest room is a framed message that simply says “Believe.” A friend gave it to me a few years ...
We celebrated Mother's Day Sunday. It is always one of the largest attended Sundays in most churches.
It seems that man today is always looking for someone to blame.
After same-sex marriage was legalized in June 2015, state lawmakers across the country have had to decide what to do with government officials and employees ...
British Labour Party leader Sadiq Khan stressed housing and transportation in his campaign for mayor of London, but it was his religion that took center ...
Chris Ulmer spends his days in the company of angels. Not heavenly angels, but earth angels full of goodness and virtue. Ulmer is no ordinary ...
The spiritual journey of C.S. Lewis can be encouraging for those who see loved ones struggle with the faith of their childhood, according to ...
As thousands of college seniors wrap up final exams this month and head out into the working world, the job picture looks relatively bright.
Did you know volunteering to help others may actually help you more than those you serve?
Everyone will someday walk through their own personal hell. When everything in life conspires against you, please remember:
If you worship God, do your friends and family members know that you do? Do they see you worship or hear about your experiences while ...
Author Edith Wharton said, "There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it."
Life is filled with peaks and valleys.