Modeling the Ministry Success of Jesus
Why do we expect to be welcomed and cheered in our communities?
Why was this? Why is it that the most influential man in all of history was so polarizing? How is it that His life of radical, intentional ministry ended in abandonment, abuse, and death?
Jesus Died to Redeem Our Sleep
How our sinful struggle with sleep became a righteous rest.
This Easter, may Christ change the way I sleep. Sleeping in the Shadow of Death. Cultures have recognized the close relationship between sleep and death for millennia.
ISIS Attacks Major Christian Monastery in Egypt
Security stops Sinai assault on St. Catherine and its biblical library, but symbolism matters more.
Zuweid. Two months ago, hundreds of Christian residents fled the area, facing death threats and the killing of several Copts in the course of a few weeks.
Amazing Love. Meditations on the suffering and death of Jesus. When he appeared in human form, he humbled himself in obedience to God and died a criminal's death on a cross.”.
Amazing Love. Meditations on the suffering and death of Jesus. Jesus was not only a man of humble circumstances who died a lowly death. He was not only a good teacher long ago.
A Matter of Life and Death
A Matter of Life and Death. Karen Ehman. Today's Verse. Powered by the New Living Translation. “The tongue can bring death or life; those who love to talk will reap the consequences.”.
ISIS Church Bombings Kill Dozens at Palm Sunday Services in Egypt
(UPDATED) Christian leader: ‘During this week of Jesus’ suffering, we will pray to God to give us protection and healing.’
He prayed that God would “convert the hearts of those who spread terror, violence and death, and also the hearts of those who make, and traffic in, weapons,” reports the Associated
Adam and Eve Can't Save Your Marriage
What Bruce Feiler's reading of 'the first love story' leaves out.
Throughout history, Christians have read the story of Adam and Eve as epic, but as an epic of sin and death. Eve's death is not recorded, while Adam's is.
The 'Feminine' Trait Every Christian Needs to Learn
The virture of endurance was a 'female' attribute in New Testament times.
dignity.”. During the season of Lent, Christians around the world focus especially on Jesus's death on the cross and think about repentance and forgiveness.
Talking with My Kids About Death
How my husband and I are fumbling through some of the hardest—and holiest—conversations we’ve ever had.
Opinion | Family. Talking with My Kids About Death. Cara Meredith. Image: Shutterstock. 0; tweet; link; email; print. Conversations about death have become the weekly norm in our house
Texas Church Mourns 13 Seniors Killed in Choir Bus Crash
Pastor: ‘When we’re absent from the body, we’re present with the Lord.’
0; tweet; share; email; print. NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas (BP) -- "Death could not hold Him," proclaims the website of First Baptist Church of New Braunfels, Texas.
Breast Cancer Marred My Picture-Perfect Marriage
How we found God’s mercy as we faced deep division we’d never experienced before.
Her death drew me to Jesus.” The comment from an acquaintance was meant to be an encouragement, but what I heard was, “My friend had to die so I could fall in love with Jesus.” It