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.
I am excited about history.
A few weeks ago, I was blessed to spend the afternoon with an elderly couple that's been married for more years than I've been alive. Their rich love and sweet respect for each other is palpable. It fills their home like the smell of fresh chocolate chip cookies that never cool.
Religion is losing its status among school subjects in England, as it becomes less of a priority in English people's lives.
"I don't want to brag about myself" is a refrain we hear often, especially from those of a certain generation. Taught to be polite, self-sacrificing and not to toot one's own horn, these good folks have trouble with the very idea of preserving their life experiences, even when their children or grandchildren are clamoring for stories.
Everyone has their way of doing things. Being that human beings were created in the image of God and given the ability to make choices ...
In June 2015, the Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage, sparking a wave of legislative reactions from state and local government leaders.
Country music star Merle Haggard, who died Wednesday at age 79, made a career out of singing about drinking and prison along with paying homage ...
Sen. Bernie Sanders announced Friday that he will speak at the Vatican on April 15. The Democratic presidential candidate, who is Jewish, will participate in ...
Reminiscing about my childhood, I remembered all the times my siblings would put me up to ask our father for money on their behalf.
I am a basketball fan and do get excited when the college basketball tournament comes around each March.