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20+ Rarely Seen Photos Of America In The 1950’s Show How Different Life Was Before

The 1950’s are often viewed as a golden era in U.S. history, a time of happiness and prosperity, despite the threat of nuclear annihilation, racial …

Book of Romans

The Book of Romans Explains God's Plan of Salvation<p>The Book of Romans<p>The book of Romans is the Apostle Paul's masterpiece, a carefully constructed …

17 Bad Habits You Need to Kill in 2017 to Be More Successful

Finally take control of your destiny by deleting the negative habits that have been dragging you down.<p>Many of you will resolve to start a new positive habit in 2017. Adding good habits can be fun, but unfortunately (most of the time), they don't work. Approximately 38 percent of Americans will make …

Self-help

Am I a Christian, Pastor Timothy Keller?

What does it mean to be a Christian in the 21st century? Can one be a Christian and yet doubt the virgin birth or the Resurrection? I put these questions to the Rev. Timothy Keller, an evangelical Christian pastor and best-selling author who is among the most prominent evangelical thinkers today. …

Faith

The Single Worst Retirement Investment Today

It’s an old investing saw that should have been taken out behind the barn years ago.<p>You’ve no doubt heard it before: “As you get closer to retirement, you should shift out of stocks and into fixed-income investments.”<p>You’ll often hear it in combination with some arbitrary rule, like: “The …

Christ's Rabble

For two and a half years I have been working on a translation of the New Testament for Yale University Press, which I recently completed. It should …

U.S. Civil Rights Commission: ‘Religious Freedom’ Is Code Word for Racism, Homophobia, and ‘Christian Supremacy’

<b>The Story:</b> Last week the U.S. Civil Rights Commission issued a report that implies religious believers’ support of religious liberty is often …

Why Did The Samaritan Woman At The Well Have So Many Marriages?

The Woman of Samaria (John 4:7-30) 7 There came a woman of Samaria to draw water. Jesus said to her, “Give Me a drink.” 8 For His disciples had gone …

A trailer car adventure through 59 US national parks

This year sees celebrations across the US to mark the centenary of the National Park Service. To pay homage to this great organisation, Jonathan Irish and Stefanie Payne are visiting every national park in an Airstream trailer. Here, Jonathan shares some of the highlights so far.<p>March 5<p>Death Valley …

1 Peter 3:18: Do You Want God More Than Anything?

If you only believe in Jesus to get out of hell, you are not a Christian. True Christians want to be forgiven because the forgiven get to be with …

20 Ways Retailers Trick You to Spend More Money

Freebies aren't always free.<p>If you’ve ever went over budget when shopping at your favorite store, it probably wasn’t an accident — at least, not on …

Personal Finance

Gold Could Advance 900% as Central Banks go NUCLEAR During the Next Crisis

While CNBC and other media outlets continue to hype stocks and talk down Gold, the precious metal is crushing virtually every US-based asset …

This Is How Kim Cattrall Got Over A Big Problem In The Bedroom

"It was like a three-ton gorilla sitting on my chest."<p>It seemed like a small matter at first. Until it felt like a gorilla sitting on her chest.<p>That’s what chronic insomnia feels like, Kim Cattrall explained during a BBC Woman’s Hour broadcast.<p>“It was like a three-ton gorilla sitting on my chest. …

Jesus to return in 2017?

<i>‘Rapture’ Painting</i><p>There are a lot of religious hobbyists and some have lengthy and biblically-flawed errors when it comes to end time prophecy.<p>Last …

7 Ways to Increase Your Metabolism

"No matter what I do, I can't seem to lose weight," writes this week's house call, who is also an Eat Fat, Get Thin challenge participant. "I think …

18 Motivational Quotes from Will Smith that Changed my Life

You're reading 18 Motivational Quotes from Will Smith that Changed my Life, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If …

Mount Everest: Altitude sickness claims third death in three days

<b>An Indian climber has died on Mount Everest, becoming the third fatality in as many days on the mountain.</b><p>Subhash Paul died on Sunday after reaching the summit a day before, as Sherpa guides were helping him descend.<p>A Dutch man and an Australian woman both died earlier in the weekend as a result of …

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Pets may be family to a lot of us, but they also come with some added considerations. This is especially true when trying to sell your home. Selling …

Interior Design

Never Eat Alone, Expanded and Updated: And Other Secrets to Success, One Relationship at a Time

<b>The bestselling business classic on the power of relationships, updated with in-depth advice for making connections in the digital world.</b> <br>Do you want …

The Kettlebell Weight Loss Workout

If you want to minimize your time in the gym and maximize your calorie burn and results, grab a pair of kettlebells. Most exercises using the …

Workouts

The best time to start taking Social Security

<i>People say you should hold off taking Social Security until full retirement age or later rather than starting benefits early. I disagree. I think I can do better by taking benefits as soon as I can and investing them, even if I earn only a modest rate of return. And if I invest more aggressively I</i> …

Retirement

8 Best Family Vacation Websites (Plus: Indispensable Apps You Need Now)

Ready for an unforgettable family vacation? Combining our know-how with intel from Rainer Jenss, president and founder of the Family Travel …

Is Christianity homophobic?

The bookstore in Glasgow was packed. The talk on science and the Christian faith went well. The time came for questions. The bookstore manager was …

7 Reasons It's Time to Consider Investing in Silver Miners

Image source: Flickr user Sprott Money.<p>For investors, this year has been one gigantic roller coaster ride. We began the year with the worst two-week start in recorded history. After 10 trading sessions, all three major U.S. indexes were showing losses of between 8% and 10%, and those losses would …

Colossians 2:13–14: The Heart of the Christian Faith

How would you describe the core of the Christian faith? Do you have a place you would turn in the Bible? Here are two verses that give us the good …

15 F*cking Brilliant Hiking Hacks You Need To Try ASAP

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The 12 Best Books and Movies About Thru-Hiking

155<p>SHARES<p><b>Want in-depth, expert help planning your thru-hike? Sign up for our upcoming Thru-Hiking 101 class with professional hiker Liz "Snorkel"</b> …

1 Peter 3:7, Part 4: Your Prayers Hang on Your Marriage

The Bible says that the way a man treats his wife might interfere with his prayer life. Is God not listening to you because you’re not listening to …

15 Small Camper Trailers With Which To Enjoy The Outdoors

What a time to be alive! When the weather is nice everyone is happy and there’s this urge to go outside and enjoy nature at its finest. Sure, you’ll …

Avoid Pesticide Saturated Fruits and Vegetables

Avoid Pesticide Saturated Fruits and Vegetables<p>$MON<p><i>Glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto’s (NYSE:MON) Roundup herbicide, is the most used</i> …