Boldly Seeking Jesus
Image: Oonal/iStock. Boldly Seeking Jesus. Ruth Everhart. Today's Verse. Mark 5:33–34. View in context. Her arm stretched through the crowd, hoping to touch Jesus' cloak.
“One day Jesus told his disciples a story to show that they should always pray and never give up. Sometimes Scripture is so familiar that we miss how outrageous Jesus can be.
The Skeptical State of Bible Reading in 2017
Two surveys examine who studies Scripture, who doesn't, and why.
More than 3 in 10 knew that Jesus was betrayed by Peter (36% of antagonists vs. 30% of skeptics); even more knew Mary Magdalene was the first to
Modeling the Ministry Success of Jesus
Why do we expect to be welcomed and cheered in our communities?
Modeling the Ministry Success of Jesus. Modeling the Ministry Success of Jesus. Another time Jesus went into the synagogue, and a man with a shriveled hand was there.
Jesus Died to Redeem Our Sleep
How our sinful struggle with sleep became a righteous rest.
Jesus Died to Redeem Our Sleep. How our sinful struggle with sleep became a righteous rest. Chad Ashby| April 13, 2017. Jesus Died to Redeem Our Sleep.
Why Don’t the Gospel Writers Tell the Same Story?
New Testament scholar and apologist Michael Licona’s new book argues that ancient literary devices are the answer—and that’s a good thing for Christians.
That led him to explore the evidence for the resurrection of Jesus in his PhD work, and to engage in public debates with leading skeptics and atheists.
Woman, Why Are You Crying?
Liz Curtis Higgs. Today's Verse. Powered by the New Living Translation. “'Dear woman, why are you crying?' Jesus asked her. 'Who are you looking for?'. 'Mary!' Jesus said.
Jesus Didn’t Eat a Seder Meal
Why Christians shouldn't either.
Jesus Didn't Eat a Seder Meal. Why Christians shouldn't either. Yehiel Poupko and David Sandmel| April 6, 2017. Jesus Didn't Eat a Seder Meal. Image: Shutterstock.
‘Bible Answer Man’ Converts to Orthodoxy
CRI’s Hank Hanegraaff joined the Greek Orthodox Church on Palm Sunday.
On the flight back, Hanegraaff wondered if he was even a Christian. “I was comparing my ability to communicate truth with their deep and abiding love for the Lord Jesus Christ.”.
Uniting a Violence-Plagued City in Prayer
Neither death threats nor tepid response discouraged two pastors from praying over every murder site in their city for years.
Fr. David Engbarth, a Jesus-loving man deeply influenced by the charismatic movement sweeping through the Catholic Church. Engbarth's St. Nicholas