While the full implications of this law are not yet fully realized, we can be certain that America has crossed a critical boundary that promises to fundamentally change this nation forever
John has authored what I think is one of the most important books written in our generation. The vision Armstrong offers … is neither unanimity nor uniformity nor union but loving cooperation in life and mission
In today's mass societies, it only takes one percent of the people making a dedicated choice — contrary to the mainstream's choice — to create a movement that can change the world.
The question ultimately becomes, "What purpose drives your business?" Suffice it to say, the vast majority of American businesses are no longer guided by a consciously Christian conception of reality
As most observers are aware there is a dearth of consciously Christian worldview knowledge within the church
One only has to watch the latest season of the hit series American Idol, which began last week, to realize that many in this generation are obsessed with fame and fortune to the point of radical self-delusion.
The "wound" apparent in the American Church is indeed serious and our natures are such that we tend to minimize the spiritual complacency present in our own lives and among God's people.
This is why marriage both as an ideal and in reality should matter to the church, because its condition within the body of Christ either serves or opposes the gospel of the kingdom.
It has become all too easy for Christians to fall into a state of pessimism — even despair — over the state of our culture today.
A recent study reports that rock and pop stars are "more than twice as likely to die an early death."
Too many churches and leaders, it seems, are disengaged from the spiritual warfare raging through families in the church.
The issue of marriage within the church is not about the preservation of a tradition or institution.
Years ago, a family therapist was asked, "What are the top three causes of divorce?" to which he replied, "Selfishness, selfishness, selfishness!"
How can the church expect the world to honor the marriage covenant when we do not?
No-fault divorce is much more than just divorce; it is a legal tyranny that denies the fundamental right of due process to a defendant.
We have tried to condense the gospel to the most basic "facts" about Jesus, formulate simplistic mediums or tools for the conveyance of these facts
For all who have entered the kingdom, this moral decision must be confronted: passivity versus action.
You may wonder if serving in the military serves the kingdom.
Now I want to address the second way in which the church bears witness to the gospel
More Americans will enter the ranks of the elderly than ever before in history.
If love believes all things and love is our motivation, then suspicion has no place.
The beauty emerges as a people once teetering on the edge of destruction are brought by grace into a new life together in Christ.
Apparently some might have perceived that I was suggesting Christians abandon personal evangelism in last week's article.
Sadly, over the course of the last century, we have reduced the gospel to simplistic formulas and programmatic appeals
The gospel is the fact that in Christ, the reign of God is at hand and is now breaking into the world.