Jordan Christian

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Until Death Do Us Part — For Real

If anything but death is an option for ending a marriage, then don’t say “until death” in your wedding vows. Tell the truth. Promise what is meant. …

Why It Took Me 34 Years to Get ‘Peoples’

God created the world so that he would receive glad-hearted worship from the entire panorama of peoples that he himself brought into being for this …

Preachers, Find Your Voice

Christian preaching is not parroting.<p>As desirable as it is to copy a skilled communicator, and as unavoidable as it is to imitate those who have …

sweep me up (DIY printable thank you cards)

15 Delicious Chocolate Wedding Cakes

For a twist on the traditional all-white wedding cake, try chocolate. You'd be surprised how many creative ways there are to design a unique and …

Attention Guests! Be Courteous With Your Cameras (Video)

Sometimes wedding guests can do things that make you want to roll your eyes, but one faux pas we've been hearing about a lot lately is guests getting …

Styled the Aisle | Wedding Ceremony Ideas

These 10 gorgeous wedding ceremony decor ideas will knock your socks off. Indoors and outdoors, featuring all styles: classic, contemporary, …

How incredible is this moment from today's real wedding?! See more here: http://ow.ly/pA1y0 {Photo: FineArt Studio Mexico Wedding Photography}

Color Story | Shades of Black + Gold

You know what color palette I just can't get enough of lately? Black and gold. Because seriously, guys. What's not to love? A couple of weeks ago my …

12 Indian Bridal Hair and Makeup Looks We Love

Adorned with bindi, a tikka headpiece, gold bangles, henna and an ornate sari, how could an Indian bride not feel beautiful? The Indian bride's …

How to Destroy Your Marriage Before It Begins

Tim and Jess had only been married for eight months, but the honeymoon was most certainly over. The sweet conversations that once marked their …

Make the Bible Your Native Tongue

Some things seem to just happen. No one in particular is to blame. Options increase, the past gets overshadowed by the present, and the next thing we …

Wedding Etiquette Mistakes You Didn't Know You Were Making

<b>By Kristen O’Gorman Klein for Bridal Guide</b><p>Wedding etiquette is a tricky subject. Even if you think you're following all of the "rules," it's easy to overlook these less discussed -- but still important -- guidelines.<p><b>1. You're not including the wedding location on your save-the-date card.</b><p>Even if you …

sweep me up (Florals.)

The cake on yesterday's vintage fête-styled shoot has us weak in the knees! From: Vintage European Wedding Inspiration http://www.bellethemagazine.com/2013/08/breathtaking-vintage-european-wedding.html Misty Miotto Photography

How to Make the Sucky Parts of Wedding Planning Suck Less

Not that anyone needs to remind you, but wedding planning can suck. So it shouldn't surprise you that there's a book out called Planning Your Wedding Sucks.<p><b>by Meredith Bodgas, Glamour</b><p>Not that anyone needs to remind you, but wedding planning can suck. So it shouldn't surprise you that there's a book …

Wedding Planning

Seminary Is Not the End

<i>Editors’ Note: This is the third in a series of brief articles from students and graduates answering the question, “What do I wish someone had told</i> …

The Introvert Pastor

Jared Wilson is an introvert and a pastor, which in some circles is an irreconcilable paradox. So how exactly does a pastor wisely lead people when …

How to Discourage Artists in the Church

Many Christian artists live between two strange worlds. Their faith in Christ seems odd to many of their friends in the artistic community—almost as …

I Love Beer More Than Jesus

<b>“How deep do you want to go?”</b><p>These were the first words spoken by a jedi-knight of a counselor to my close friend as he embarked on a five-day …

Lyrical Theology and Fal$e Teacher$: Shai Linne on Hip-Hop Polemics

For years Shai Linne has spoken of his music in terms of “lyrical theology.” This month, the motto became an album. The first in a new trilogy of …