Don't apply Scripture; embody it

By Allan R. Bevere
I dislike the language of application when it comes to reading Scripture. To apply something is to coat the surface, as one applies a coat of paint to a house. Application just… read more

Here’s the faith in the ‘American Sniper’ you won’t see in the film

By Sarah Pulliam Bailey / Religion News Service
(RNS) Chris Kyle, often described as the most lethal sniper in U.S. military history, wrote in his autobiography that he prioritized his life in the following order: God, country, … read more

Dr. King's dream

By LinC (Living in Christ), Rose Taylor
The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., was the major leader in the Civil Rights Movement of the 50’s and 60’s. He was a young man of amazing intelligence, courage… read more

What are theologians for?

By Daniel Childs
Since a powerful experience at the Duke Youth Academy while I was a high schooler, I've been captivated by theology and by theologians. I didn’t know either such thing… read more

Why does Islam ban images of the Prophet Muhammad?

By Kimberly Winston / Religion News Service
(RNS) On Wednesday (Jan. 7), 10 employees of Charlie Hebdo, a French satirical weekly, and two police officers were murdered by a band of masked gunmen who shouted “Allahu… read more

4 baby steps for discipleship at home

By Christina Embree
The other day I had someone say to me, “I love reading your blog and I like your thoughts on discipleship in the home but I don’t even know how to get started. I… read more

Faith informing food choices: Meat, poultry and eggs

By Jeanne Torrence Finley
Ready to order? Having met a friend for lunch, my husband and I were studying the menu. I mentioned that the pulled pork barbeque looked good. My husband, who grew up on a farm… read more

New ‘My Husband’s Not Gay’ show causes uproar

By Ann Oldenburg / USA Today
(RNS) TLC prides itself on showcasing how people live, offering a look into a world we may not often see. The cable network has brought us “19 Kids & Counting,”… read more

Healing in a hug

By LinC (Living in Christ), Brent Lamberth
It’s now known as “the hug shared around the world.”   Video: CBS News via YouTube On Tuesday, November 25th, in Portland, Oregon, twelve-year-old Devonte… read more

Worship for Kids: February 22, 2015

By Carolyn C. Brown, Worship for Kids
From a Child's Point of View Gospel: Mark 1:9-15. For children, this text might be titled, "How Jesus Got His Start." Children, because they are at such beginning points, are… read more

Jordan welcomes throngs of tourists at site where believers say Jesus was baptized

By Dale Hanson Bourke / Religion News Service
AMMAN, Jordan (RNS) For most Americans, Epiphany (Jan. 6) passes with little celebration. For Eastern Rite Christians, Epiphany (also called Theophany) emphasizes the revelation… read more


By Rueben P. Job
The subject of what happens when we die is not easily or often talked about in our culture, but it should be and must be talked about if we are to live fully, claiming our… read more
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