Why God Still Works Through Fools Like Samson
The deeply flawed Old Testament “hero” was set apart for a very specific purpose.
The hero Israel deserved. For hundreds of years, the people of Israel had gone their own way, reneged on their promises, worshiped idols, practiced injustice, and followed empty gods.
Wait … Christmas Is Jewish?
Help Jewish people discover the real meaning of Christmas.
O Little Town of Bethlehem was set in King David's village, located in the Judean Hills of Israel. Rejoice!” because “Immanuel”—God who is with us—“shall come to you, O Israel.”.
Apocalypse Now? Evangelicals and a Raw Deal at Raw Story
Raw Story claims that a state senator “predicts Trump’s Jerusalem embassy decision may usher in Armageddon.” But, he didn't.
where the King of Kings [applause] where our soon coming King is coming back to Jerusalem, it is because President Trump declared Jerusalem to be capital of Israel,” Sen.
Friends of Zion’s Christians?
Overtures by US evangelicals to Arab churches tested by Trump’s Jerusalem decision.
Overtures by US evangelicals to Arab churches tested by Trump's Jerusalem decision.
Do We Need Another Denzel Washington Christ Figure?
CT asks the actor about his latest movie and Hollywood’s ongoing quest to score the faith audience.
In person, the 62-year-old speaks like a Pentecostal preacher about both Christ and his new movie, Roman J. Israel, Esq. Washington plays Israel as a true believer in justice.
What Does the Lord Require of You?
Micah’s most beloved verse is more than a spiritual to-do list.
But on second glance, Micah's appeal is better viewed as a plea of affection and devotion from Israel's God. Micah 6:8 is a lover's call. It is a lover's plea in a courtroom drama.
On Israel, Most Hispanic Christians Are Ambivalent
Survey finds efforts to diversify Christian Zionism have a ways to go.
On Israel, Most Hispanic Christians Are Ambivalent. Research. On Israel, Most Hispanic Christians Are Ambivalent. Survey finds efforts to diversify
The Case for a ‘New Christian Zionism’
Gerald McDermott challenges simplistic thinking about Israel’s past, present, and future.
The Case for a 'New Christian Zionism'. Gerald McDermott challenges simplistic thinking about Israel's past, present, and future. Nathan Finn| June 22
How the Transgender Narrative Perpetuates Stereotypes
The church can offer hope to those who find it hard to love the body they’re in.
having those traits. On the contrary, God honored him by making him a patriarch of the Hebrew nation, bestowing on him the name of Israel. Because I
Our Blood Exposes Our Physical—and Spiritual—Health
When we are sick and need to know what can make us whole again, there is no other fount we know.
into themselves. Perhaps the temptation of people to steal the marks of life was one reason this was a practice forbidden in Israel (Deut.12:23). Or limited