Fighting Skunks With Bacon
There can be a lot of rottenness in the world. At times, it’s so obvious and undeniable it’s nearly enough to knock you for a loop.
How to Stay Christian at a Christian College
Christian college isn’t a guarantee that students will keep the faith. A thriving relationship with God doesn’t happen simply by immersion.
Do You Feel Abandoned by God?
The first two years of widowhood, God seemed distant and silent. Then I discovered the problem.
We Moved Our Family and Changed Their World
One day David and his wife, Meg, realized they wanted their family to see that the world is a more diverse place than what they were experiencing.
Nobody Liked My Tweet! Searching for Significance in the World of Social Media
People spend hours tweaking their digital persona in a search for significance. Yet is social media the best place to look?
Why Does God Allow Suffering?
These basic principles will help you and your family understand the biblical reasons for tragedy.
A New Year’s Resolution List for Every Mom
Here’s to giving your best to God—and your family—in the year ahead.
The Unexpected Christmas Gift
The real unexpected gift wasn’t the money or groceries, but an increase in our faith.
When You Don’t Feel Like Giving Thanks
Thanksgiving can be a difficult reminder of the struggles we face, but there is comfort in the promises to come.
Bill Cosby and Our Secret Selves
Like so many, I groaned at the disparity: Perfect, hilarious TV family. Lurid, devastating real life.
Gratefulness for the Small Things … Like Water and Electricity
We are completely dependent on our all-powerful God, who generously gives us every gift we possess.
I noted something refreshingly real about Princess Eugenie’s choice of gown. From the front, she showed she was a princess. From the back, she showed she was a person like the rest of us.
Remembering God in the Mundane Events of the Day
Here are 10 well-known, easy-to-remember verses to help us keep our hearts trained on God.
Living in the Smile of the Father
Achieving success starts with knowing you have your father’s approval.
Living Within the Limits
Difficulties should push us toward God’s Word, not toward redefining the rules.
Looking for Awesome in All the Wrong Places
God created us with a capacity for awe. Where you look for it will shape the direction of your life.
Loving the Prodigal Who Seems to Hate You
The way we love sinful people must be patterned after the rugged love God has for us.
No Cinderella Story
Life is no fairy tale of magic formulas, but instead it requires walking by faith.
Obeying God Even When You Don’t Feel Like It
It is only as my view of Him increases that I will be more able to view my issues with a proper perspective.
Old Stories With a New Connection
Years later, my wife and I realized a new way God had answered our individual prayers before we were married.
How to Overcome Discouragement
Perhaps no other human emotion is so commonly experienced and yet so infrequently exposed.
Finding God in the ‘White Space’
When we live a life of constantly reaching for the next big thing, we miss the greatness God is calling us to right here, right now.
Attitude Check – Do You Have a Heart Problem?
Four suggestions on how to overcome the sin of grumbling and complaining.
Hearing the Voice of God in the Storm
Twelve ways to respond to God in the wake of natural disasters.
I Don’t Want to Be Normal
As our family grew, we began to question our comfortable, normal lifestyle. Had God’s gifts replaced God Himself?
10 Ideas: Preparing Your Heart for a Smooth Move
How to successfully navigate your family’s journey to a new home.