5 Things to Stop Doing in Your 20s

ShareTweet Your 20s are an amazing time of life. That’s why it pains me to see that many flounder in the deep end. Frankly, many of us are doing things they shouldn’t. The truth is that the foundation you build…

12 Things Every Christian Teenager Should Know

ShareTweet I haven’t been a teenager for several years, but I still remember those days like it was yesterday. I reflect back on junior high and high school with mixed emotions. Part of me feels joy for all the things…

The Wedding Dress My Wife Never Got to Wear

ShareTweet When personal tragedy strikes, it is often our gut instinct to lash out with the groaning heart cry of God’s servant Job: “WHY??” Why ME, God? Why NOW? Why would you give me all of this JUST to take it…

Mom Ignores Contractions at 29 Weeks Pregnant

ShareTweet       The birth of a newborn baby is truly a miraculous thing. In the words of Anita Diamant, “Birth is a pinnacle where women discover the courage to become mothers.” No mama could know the bravery required in…

The Secret to Marriage Is Staying Quiet

ShareTweet       I dont pretend to know for all what makes a marriage last. I really could never say. Sometimes, marriages end by no fault of one person or another, or sometimes, they do by the fault of…

Modest is Hottest Isn’t in the Bible

ShareTweet       Since at least the 1950s, conservative evangelicalisms overarching sexual ethic has put a substantive emphasis on modestythat is, how [Christian] women dress, specifically in terms of highlighting their sensuality. I admit that I hesitate to make…

Church attacked in southern Nigeria; at least 11 killed

WARRI, Nigeria –  Authorities in Nigeria say at least 11 people are dead and others were critically wounded when gunmen attacked a church in southeastern Nigeria. Garba Umar, police commissioner of Anambra state, said a gunman attacked St. Philip Catholic…