My mother's pale, gaunt face was transformed into wreathes of joy when I walked through the door of her hospital room.
Although her eyes seemed sunken, they sparkled with the zest for life that is her own special trademark. Everyone has heard the expression, “print is dead,” and there is no shortage of opinion about the explosion of digital publishing in the past few years.
This massive shift in how people read has been changing the publishing industry, but ...
While most Christians want to read their Bibles regularly, we often fall short of integrating Scripture reading into the daily rhythm of our lives. I’m too caught up in the now to worry about what has to be done tomorrow. High in the Wasatch Mountains of Utah stands a magnificent aspen forest.
Leon Kass, respected author, professor and bio-ethicist, puts words to our worst fears in this second excerpt from a three-part series. Reading romantic subtext into completely normal communication?
Though it's discouraging news, being able to expose the problem is the first step toward finding a solution. Maybe you've been through a breakup but you can't stop thinking about your ex.
I talked with homeschool parents, students and alumni all over the country and started to see some challenges with making courtship work.
Most people don't talk much about mental illness. From visual displays to music to literature, no organization has been more responsible than the church for ... A photo of my seven-week-old nephew, Jayden, shows an irritated expression on his face and a tiny black shirt printed with a white rib cage on his little tummy.
And because of this silence, many of us have the misconception that mental illness is something rare, something that happens to unusual people at the margins of society. People pray on bended knee, opening their hearts to God, asking him for a myriad of things: healing of cancer, a job after all these months, a buyer for their house in a frozen market, the end of pain. The biggest change Christ made in my life is a desire to serve others rather than myself. Afterward, I was drawn to the weak and hurting and constantly looked for opportunities to minister. Jayden's ensemble was a nod to my family's legendary ability to ignore a gently rumbling ...
Some prayers will be answered, and the recipients ... Besides simply deciding what we might like to eat for dinner, my wife and I give careful thought to where our food comes from. On a sitcom, one regular character carried meekness to a fault.
We try to buy organic and local and seasonal produce whenever we can. Are there times when a person should be asked to leave a small group? But those times should be rare, and it should be done only for the right reasons. He bustled into the office muttering, "I'm sorry I'm late." "You're not late." "Well then, I'm sorry I'm early," he replied.