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Gather a Day’s Portion: Faithful Realism in Everyday Devotions

In nearly twenty years of regular Bible reading, one of the most frequent mistakes I’ve made is <i>trying to do too much</i>.<p>Over the years, I have sat down …

Theology

How Not to Worship Your Worship

It was almost forty years ago, but I remember it like it was yesterday.At the end of an evening church meeting, we flowed seamlessly into an …

Gratitude

Matt Barnes on what held Chris Paul/Blake Griffin Clippers back: “Egos. Egos.”

There was a stretch of time, from 2012 through 2016 (maybe 2017) when the Los Angeles Clippers looked like contenders. In Doc Rivers first four …

Basketball

How to Sabotage a Bible Study

My dear Globdrop,You “regret to inform me” that your patient’s small group has laid down their forks, spoons, and gossip (momentarily) and have begun …

Bible

FAKE NEWS: 'Nat Geo' Photographer Admits Viral Photo Of Polar Bear 'Dying From Climate Change' Is False

One year later, National Geographic has finally admitted to facilitating "fake news" regarding climate change. The magazine's most viral video <i>ever</i>, …

Fake News

WALSH: The Deadly Disease Infecting Christianity In America

Consider how John the Baptist's head ended up on a platter.<p>The Baptist, a man's man if ever one existed, was lauded as a teacher and a prophet. …

Faith

I Was the Mob Until the Mob Came for Me

I drive food delivery for an online app to make rent and support myself and my young family. This is my new life. I once had a well paid job in what …

How Should Christians Think About Socialism?

In episode 710, Pastor John discusses socialism.

Plastic Straws Aren’t the Problem

New York's top cocktail bars are facing something of a crisis. A fashionable global protest movement has nightlife venues scrambling to replace their plastic straws with more sustainable alternatives, such as paper ones, on the theory that doing so will reduce plastic waste in the oceans. It all …

Pollution

How to Leave Porn Behind

My older sister sat across from me at the Taco Bell and listened carefully. She knew I was lying, but she was too concerned to be angry. As she …

Hobbies

Lesbians Accused Of Hate Crimes For Objecting To Transgenderism At London Pride Festival

<i>This article quotes obscenities and mentions human genitalia.</i>London Mayor Sadiq Khan condemned an “anti-transgender group” for “hijacking” the July 7 …

A Parent’s Guide to the 5 Skeptics Who Want to Shame Your Kids for Being Christian | Stand to Reason

Having blogged for over six years now, I’ve received hundreds (and hundreds) of comments and emails from skeptics of Christianity. Once in a while, I …

Why I supported my autistic daughter’s social transition to a man

<b>by FightingToGetHerBack</b><p><i>FightingToGetHerBack lives in the United States with her husband and 17-year old daughter Zoe. Four years ago, Zoe made the</i> …

When Muslims Dream of Jesus

In 2007, Dudley Woodberry and others published a study that recounted interviews with 750 former Muslims who had converted to evangelical …

Why Satan Might Keep You from Porn

My Dear Globdrop,I admit to being pleasantly surprised by your last letter. It appears that you have finally begun to learn the art of discretion. …

10 Unforgettable Lessons on Fatherhood

In public, my dad was one of the great pastors of his generation. He served most notably for twenty fruitful years at Lake Avenue Congregational …

Socialist Seattle Councilmember To Pass Dangerous, Crippling Amazon 'Head Tax'

Despite protests from hundreds of Seattle business leaders and voters, the Seattle City Council is ready to pass a "head tax" that may stymie …

Pulse survivor says he is no longer gay, has found Christ

A survivor of the June 2016 mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, that left 49 people dead now says he has found Christ and is no longer gay.<p>“I should have been number 50!,” Luis Javier Ruiz said in a message posted to Facebook. “Going through old pictures of the night of Pulse, I …

Conservatives should be wary of Big Business

By John A. Burtka iv<p><i>John A. Burtka IV is executive director of the American Conservative magazine.</i><p>Among conservatives, the erosion of civil society is most often attributed to the heavy hand of the administrative state. While the welfare system, especially at the federal level, certainly deserves …

Parenting Is Not About Raising Well-Behaved Kids

Christian children are never naughty.<p>Yes, you read that right.<p>Christian children are never naughty; Christian children <i>commit sins</i>. Labeling your …

Parenting

Ask God to Forgive You, Not Excuse You: Five Lessons from C.S. Lewis

God exists everywhere and everywhen. He is eternal and omnipresent. And not only is he present everywhere, he is everywhere pursuing us. He is the …

C.S. Lewis

Adjust these Facebook privacy settings to protect your personal data | ZDNet

​Facebook knows a lot about you<p>Facebook knows a lot about you. And so do the third-party app makers and partners in the social network's …

Which Kind of Monster Are You?

“How can I know everything about <i>everything</i>?”Students often ask this question when I speak with them about apologetics. It’s a fair one: defending …

Faith

How to Respond When You Falter

<i>For I do not do the good I want, but the evil I do not want is what I keep on doing.</i> (Romans 7:19)Christians do not live only in defeat. But neither …

Jesus

Pray for Those Who Abuse You

Jesus said, “Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you” (Matthew 5:44). He also said, “Do good to those who hate you, bless those who …

The great lie at the heart of the Cambridge Analytica scare

The idea that Brexit voters were sheep is the opposite of the truth.

Cambridge Analytica

WATCH: Actors read gun control facts that don’t fit liberal agenda. Their reactions are priceless.

Austen Fletcher, a YouTuber known for his “man on the street” videos, released a new video on Friday showing actors cold reading firearm facts don’t fit the liberal agenda.<p>And their reactions were priceless.<p>What were some of the facts they read?<p>“According to the CDC, there were roughly 38,000 gun …

I was a committed atheist and then this incredible thing happened to me

My atheist father raised me on fanciful parables where the moral of the story concluded that God did not and could not exist. His strong belief in human ability and the power of positive thinking laced my childhood with quips like “What one conceives and then believes can be achieved.” No pie in …

Children Need a Crisis of Faith: Seven Lessons from Parenting Through Doubt

My wife and I have five children. Our oldest two have exited childhood and are adventuring into the uncharted territory of their young adulthood. Our …

Parenting

Doesn’t the Bible Tell Christians to Put Homosexuals to Death?

Pastor John responds to Bible critics by explaining redemptive history in relation to homosexuality.

Bible