Magi, Wise Men, or Kings? It’s Complicated.
Christian tradition finds meaning in each of these mysterious monikers.
Early Church; Middle Ages; Reformation; Early Modern; Modern. Magi, Wise Men, or Kings? It's Complicated. Christian tradition finds meaning in each of these mysterious monikers.
Here’s What Happens When Christmas Falls on a Sunday
Just 1 in 10 churches will cancel worship services this December 25.
Christmas. Many of those who don't go usually to church are open to an invitation during the holidays, according to previous LifeWay Research studies.
Azerbaijan's Ambiguous Bible Breakthrough
After 20-year struggle, will new Bible society even be allowed to print Bibles?
“The focus of the government against youth work has affected summer camps, a traditional church activity that brings young Christians together during the summer holidays.
What role might holidays (holy days) and habits play in shaping the person we are becoming? This week, reflect on these and other critical themes using these five devotional readings.
How Perry Noble's Alcohol Firing by NewSpring Compares to Other Churches
Stats suggest a substantial number of pastors struggle with addiction, but are split on what to do about it.
alcohol, with adults who attend church once a week or more less likely to drink at all (38%) than those who attend once or twice a month (53%), only on religious holidays (55%), or
Patriotic Worship is Coming to a Church Near You
Pastors and churches mix patriotism and worship around July 4th.
the intent. However, as a pastor at churches I serve, we have not made a major practice of emphasizing patriotic holidays during worship services. We
I Was an Ash Wednesday Rookie
How the liturgical service enriched my non-liturgical faith.
Ash Wednesday—the first day of Lent, which some churches observe with a liturgy of penitence and a ritual of ashen crosses—seemed to be the darkest of all possible holidays.
Have Yourself a Merry Little Friendsmas
The holidays can be hard. Don’t spend them alone.
Opinion | Pop Culture. Have Yourself a Merry Little Friendsmas. The holidays can be hard. Don't spend them alone. But life is not a Hallmark movie, and sometimes the holidays hurt.