Editor’s Note: On the December 10-11, 2012, FamilyLife Today® broadcasts, host Dennis Rainey suggested the following ways for families to stay spiritually strong in today’s culture.
Welcome to Cultural Issues Articles
Ten Urgent Steps for for Keeping Your Family Spiritually Strong
What Do the Politics of Jesus Look Like?
In a divisive political season, here are thoughts on what it means to “render to Caesar what is Caesar’s, and to God what is God’s.”
An Unlikely Hero in a Time of War
The same faith that led Alvin York to be a pacifist also led him to become the most decorated soldier in World War I and a post-war philanthropist.
9 Ways to Protect Children From Sexual Abuse
Here are some practical things you can do to guard your children.
Breaking the Silence on Sexual Harassment
Something has shifted in our culture the last few months as hidden sexual sins—especially in the workplace—are brought into the light. Why has this happened so suddenly?
Fifty Shades in the Age of #MeToo
In the wake of the current outcry against sexual mistreatment of women, what reception will the film Fifty Shades Freed receive?
Sexual Abuse and the Nature of Evil
My counseling experience leads me to conclude that evil is very much at work in the world, in our mind, and in our body.
After a Hurricane: Offering Help and Hope
How you can be involved in the aftermath of disasters like Irma and Harvey.
The Las Vegas Shootings: Asking the ‘Why?’ Questions
Three truths to remember when incomprehensible tragedies occur.
The Scandal of Biblical Ignorance
It’s up to this generation of Christians to reverse course, and it starts at home.
What’s So Bad About ‘Thoughts and Prayers’?
Secular cynics are ‘prayer shaming’ Christians in the wake of tragedies. Are they right?
Responding Biblically to Racism
Events in Charlottesville remind us that ultimately the solution to racism comes when hearts are transformed.
When Your Child Is Sexually Abused
Looking for signs that something is amiss … and helping your child heal.
Family Values and the Way We Never Were
When I think of the American family these days, I can’t help but think of a three-legged dog. My sons once invited a neighbor boy over to see our new…
Prayer Is the Foundation of Our Nation’s Future
To return our nation to its feet, we must first return to our knees.
Is It True That Jesus Never Addressed Same-Sex Marriage
According to the Scriptures, Jesus spoke clearly about sex and marriage, and about issues of the heart.
Surprising Response to our Broadcast
This was in my email inbox late last week: “Please remove me from your email list. I attended and enjoyed a FamilyLife conference, however, I will not support a group…
Why We Oppose Same-Sex Marriage
A clear understanding of God’s purposes for marriage helps us understand what’s at stake if our culture redefines what He originally created.
Is My Eating Sinful? 12 Words to Help You Decide
A guide to help you make your eating habits more pleasing to God.
Dealing With Past Sexual Abuse
Bringing up the memories is the first step in fighting the battle.
The Power of the Selfless Unemployed
At a recent speaking engagement, I received a lesson far more profound than the one I was giving.
Responding to Physical Abuse
Abusive behavior was never and can never be a part of God’s plan for a marriage or a family.
Casualties of the Sexual Revolution
Many adults today need to come to grips with their sexual past.
10 Ideas Its Easy Being Green
Care for the environment takes our commitment to a godly legacy to a new level of responsibility and conscientiousness.
Will Our Children Say We Believed in Marriage?
Observations from my 100th Weekend to Remember marriage getaway.
Responding to Troubled Times
It’s time to be a man or woman of faith and not a grasshopper.
America’s Number One Problem
Our nation suffers from a sickness in its soul.