In my mind today, I’m pretty rattled. In all truth the past few weeks have been full of grief. A classmate and former student of mine started their new chapter in heaven. This earthly life is one of many questions and uncertainties. Keeping the faith is so hard when sadness is all around. My prayers…
Research shows that the men most likely to abuse their wives are evangelical Christians who attend church sporadically*. Church leaders in Australia say they abhor abuse of any kind. But advocates say the church is not just failing to sufficiently address domestic violence, it is both enabling and concealing it.
While Hollywood has produced a good share of well-made movies that are clearly Christian through-and-through (A Man For All Seasons, The Passion of the Christ), it has also produced countless other gems that are deeply Christian at their core despite not looking so on the surface.
In 2017, Open Doors released their World Watch List (WWL). The findings and trends noted by Open Doors are both shocking and grim.
In recent months, the internet has been abuzz with reactions from Kanye West’s latest tweets which have become quite reflective, political and controversial. As Christians, we may not necessarily be concerned about this sort of tabloid news, but amidst all the emotional and irrational responses of people, there is certainly more to it than what meets the eye.
To say that Christians and Christianity are under a withering and brutal attack in certain areas of the world would be an understatement.
Partially paid for via crowdfunding website IndieGoGo, ‘The Golden Thread’ is Portland, Oregon singer songwriter Andrew Serino’s first full length album.
So a call for Christians to create healthier eating habits may be a good choice. On the other hand, John the Baptist ate locusts and I don’t see people developing new diet plans following in his footsteps?
All meditation is not the same. These seven examples show how Biblical meditation can benefit your health.
Christians, like jurors, need to get comfortable with unanswered questions. Every worldview has them.
As we celebrate the birth of Christ, let us celebrate all those selfless acts — and countless others — that epitomise the values we share: Christian values of love, service and compassion that are lived out every day in our country by people all faiths and none.
Martin Luther King Jr. famously said in 1963, “It is appalling that the most segregated hour of Christian America is eleven o’clock on Sunday morning.” Fifty years later this remains true as churches lag behind schools, businesses, military, and almost every other institution in escaping old taboos about mixing the races.
“Non-racism is a popular third option where politeness and courtesy in behaviour or speech are paramount. It recognizes the evil of white supremacy but, like Pontius Pilate, washes its hands of responsibility.”
By CrossMap (LONDON, ENGLAND 2014) CROSS MAP – For those Christians, entrepreneurs and ministries that use Pinterest but want to share within a Christian environment, Godinterest could be the answer to your dreams. Speculation is growing about the content the owners of Godinterest will and will not permit, but how does it actually differ from…
By Bible Society Christians tend to be keen social media users, so the Christian version of the social networking website Pinterest was only a matter of time. Godinterest allows members to upload and share Christian content from around the internet with other users and create photo boards. The curating website was founded by Dean Jones,…