What to Give Up for Lent 2017? Consider Twitter’s Top Ideas
(UPDATED) Trump ranks between Facebook and hope in analysis of 73,000 tweets.
3.”. Overall, food items were three times as popular to claim abstention from as technology items or personal habits. Image: OpenBible.info. Fast food. -----.
Evangelical Leaders Challenge Trump’s ‘America First’ Budget
Group of 100 prominent Christians worry severe cuts to foreign aid will reverse progress at reducing poverty.
Signatories include leaders from humanitarian aid groups including World Vision USA, World Relief, Compassion International, Living Water International, Food for the Hungry, as well
Eat, Pray, Lent: Here's What Americans Actually Abstain From
Nearly 3 in 10 evangelical believers now observe the season before Easter.
LifeWay asked Americans who observe Lent how they do it. Fasting from a favorite food or beverage (57%) and going to church (57%) are the most common ways to observe Lent.
The Science of Sinning Less
What new research reveals about self-control and willpower.
The second group had the same food in front of them, but they were told to leave the sweets alone, and they could only eat the radishes. Food also matters.
Why a Christian Approach to Fighting Homelessness Pays Off
Study: Ministries saved taxpayers $119 million in 11 cities by offering both housing and healing.
sleep in the church's sanctuary. Christians have also fought back against local ordinances restricting the distribution of food. In major cities including
Dying to Self and Living for Christ
Why We Must Surrender and Sacrifice Daily in Order to Know Jesus More
How can we put ourselves in places of discomfort while living in our comfortable houses, shopping in our comfortable stores, and eating our comfortable food?
Weekend Edition - December 31
Book recommendations from Christianity Today, The Gospel Coalition, and Desiring God
Year – Nancy French. Since she's adopted — and had to vie for food as a small child — we never want her to think she's competing for scarce resources.