Articles

What to Do with the Rest of My Life Judah Smith

"Come to Me, all you who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For My yoke is easy and My burden is light." Matthew 11:28-30 NIV I’m just getting started on a path that ...more

Talking with Your Child about War, Terrorism and the News Larry Barber

When tragedy and death strike as they have in recent news headlines, we adults often feel the need to protect our children, but that is impossible. With the age of technology and instant communications around the world through television, internet and social media, children can be witness to tragic ...more

Confessions of a "Christian" Abortion Doctor? Russell Moore

Can an abortion doctor really be a Christian? I don't think so. But this physician disagrees. Willie Parker is an abortion doctor. He says he’s not ashamed of that. Willie Parker also says he is a born-again follower of Jesus Christ. That one’s more complicated. His new book on why Jesus would ...more

Paul’s 6 Contentment Commandments Steven Furtick

Paul letter to the Philippian Church contains Paul’s keys to contentment. It is not born in you. It’s a decision you make. This is the man who preached to the Gentiles when everyone else was evangelizing the Jews. He was the guy that didn’t circumcise converts. He reprimanded Peter for refusing to ...more

10 Essential Dating Tips Paul Meier

Tip #1 - Be yourself. Nobody’s perfect, but there’s no need to change your entire personality to meet someone else’s expectations. It’s always best to be yourself. Figure out who you really are, what you like to do, what you believe in and what things are important to you. It’s much easier to ...more

Jesus' Teachings on The Revolutionary Christian Heart Tim Keller

One of the more striking things about the gospel of Mark (and the other gospels) is how much attention Jesus gives to the human heart. The core of the story of Jesus’ healing of the paralytic is how “He knew in his spirit.... what they were thinking in their hearts” (Mark 2:8).  He not only ...more

How to Really Love Your Child David Ferguson

There are over 300 identifiable human needs. So how do you meet the needs of the children in your home? These thirty needs are carefully described with accompanying Scriptures. Tape this on your refrigerator (or on your desk at work) and be sure that your child has that need met on that particular ...more

Who is the Holy Spirit? Tom Terry

God is a Triune Being. He is one God existing in three persons, the Father, the Son (Jesus), and the Holy Spirit. "Now when all the people were baptized, and when Jesus also had been baptized and was praying, the heavens were opened, and the Holy Spirit descended on him in bodily form, like a ...more

Peter's Denial: How Far Can Satan Influence Us? Francis Frangipane

Why did Peter deny Christ? And why do so many of us ignore the need to be humble before God and engage in spiritual warfare? For most, the term spiritual warfare introduces a new but not necessarily welcomed dimension in their Christian experience. The thought of facing spiritual battles is an ...more

Kiddie Bible Teaching Tips for Halloween Julie Barrier

The black and orange holiday is here. You may be ready to don your red spandex Iron Man suit to trick or treat with your child. I personally like to dress as Princess Leah because I can strap donuts to my ears to munch along the way. I’ve already written about Satanic influences in my last article: ...more