Just a closer walk with Thee.
Grant it Jesus, is my plea.
Daily walking close to Thee,
Let it be dear Lord, let it be.
– Patsy Cline
Lord, Help Me Endure One More Day
More than half of the young adults in America believe that astrology is a science, compared to less than 8% of the Chinese public. Sounds strange, doesn’t it?
Scores are dead after vicious weekend clashes in central Nigeria between mostly Muslim cattle herders and Christian farmers, with one report citing police saying 86 people were killed.
Despite low church attendance and unorthodox beliefs about Jesus and Christianity, most Europeans say they are Christian.
Far too many Christians live as if we are going to lose the war. We see the long defeat of sin as a long, drawn-out defeat of ourselves, our churches, and even of God.
When we talk about money, the subject of giving is often a distant afterthought. That’s unfortunate, because tithing–that is, the practice of giving 10 percent of your income to charity (typically a church or religious community)– has been espoused for centuries, both by those in and outside religion.
To say that Christians and Christianity are under a withering and brutal attack in certain areas of the world would be an understatement.
Can you remember a time when someone saw potential in you and called it out? A time that someone encouraged you, believed in you, and cast a vision for your future? These moments have the power to alter the entire direction of our lives.
The seven deadly sins- ranging from gluttony to greed- are the universal symbols of temptation. Although we know they’re sins, it’s sometimes impossible not to give in to them.