The African National Congress, the country's governing political party, has been mandated to sever diplomatic relations with Israel. The downgrading of ties to Israel could not have come at a worse time for Cape Town.
Laughter is truly good for the soul. It brings us together, pulls us up when we're down and breaks uneasy tension when it is most needed.
Bisexual confessions and ex-gay testimonies have something in common. People who speak up about either of these particular experiences in their life tend to get ridiculed by others.
The political positions many white evangelical pastors and churches have taken have alienated many black people.
One way to try to close the character gap, or at least reduce it, is for our churches and ministries to focus on cultivating the character of Christ, in very practical ways.
At one time, California was the envy of America, attracting people from around the nation to move to a state offering opportunity and the chance to pursue ambitious dreams. Now it is a disgrace.
In years past, Florida state judges have used the privacy clause to strike down several state level pro-life laws including parental involvement laws and waiting periods.
China's National People's Congress approved a plan yesterday to abolish presidential term limits, paving the way for President Xi Jinping to stay in power indefinitely.
If you are a disciple of Jesus, it's open season on you and your beliefs.
How do we make judgments from a spiritual perspective? How do we decide what choices are in line with spiritual values, and which are not?
God the Father has always been God the Father, and God the Son has always been God the Son. This familial relationship is something of the nature of God, and we, too, as believers have become part of this family.
I haven't really "ditched" small groups. I just don't go to one locally.
I find it difficult to take seriously a political party, the Democratic Party, which is characteristically made up of people who reject the external, definable and transcendent authority of the Bible.
Rigby Assad spent 10 years in the National Clandestine Service.
Here are a few examples from history where the government, for the "good of the people" and in order to "do something" to remove the threat of violence, initiated "gun control".
Nominal Christianity is collapsing in America and elsewhere as hostility to the faith increases in Western society, but that does not mean the American Church is dying.
Most church members have no idea their pastor is depressed.
Strife, infidelity and divorce are not uncommon even among those who profess to be Christians.
The culture of Hollywood has permitted sexual abuse. It is incredibly naïve to believe that the Hollywood elite actors did not know that this type of stuff was going on.
Actress Helen Mirren made headlines recently when she released pictures of herself before and after she was made up for her appearance at Sunday night's Academy Awards.