Most of couldn’t imagine physically robbing other people of their possessions. Yet, many times we fail to consider that we are capable of stealing dignity and personhood.
Clark Kent, also known as Superman, typically discovers that he must leave quickly in order to save the city. His super suit is worn under his clothing so that he doesn’t have to get ready when spontaneous crime happens.
If you go on a date and the person you are out with hands you a list of rules as soon as you meet, the relationship is not likely to go very far. If you want to learn about someone, you spend time with them.
Do you have facial recognition on your phone? This technology allows you to unlock your phone based on the particulars of your face, in order to ensure your identity.
Without taking the time to reflect on our desires and thoughts, we can deceive ourselves into thinking we are exempt from repentance—or even become blind and numb to struggles we were unaware of.
If you’ve ever taken a trip out of the country, you’ve noticed that the time changes as you travel across different borders and countries. In one moment, you’ve gone from leaving at 5 p.m. for a twelve-hour flight
Children learning to play baseball are often afraid of the ball when it is their turn at bat. Their instinct is to duck or step out of the path of the oncoming ball.
Are you preaching on generosity? Check out these great illustration ideas that bring biblical truths to life through word pictures, stories, and everyday examples.
Knowing what the Scriptures proclaim about our identity as sons and daughters of God is vital to our Christian life.
The advancement of the kingdom of God does not occur by the solo efforts of a single individual seeking to be the hero; instead, the most significant impact is when God’s people work together in a unified effort.
Often, when we decide to be an agent of change for God, fear will rise up against us.
“Confession is a powerful spiritual practice in our lives.
N. T. Wright describes partnering between believers and God through describing a stonemason working on part of a great cathedral.
We live in a culture that thrives on the instant. We want things to happen right away—from packages arriving in the mail in two days to downloading movies immediately to our phones.
“Not everything you read on the internet is true,” Abraham Lincoln is often quoted as saying.
My Refuge House is a home for survivors of commercial sexual exploitation in the Philippines.
“Have you ever compared the front and back of a tapestry? The front of a tapestry is art. In the hands of a skilled weaver it displays incredible artistry and fine detail. …
We all have habits. Hopefully most of us brush our teeth every night, many of us go on a run or hit the gym every morning, and some of us acquire bad habits like chewing our nails or the end of a pen.
Sometimes it takes having our most precious possessions taken from us to gain perspective on what really matters.
Most of us like to avoid pain at all costs. But world-famous surgeon Paul Brand will tell you that pain is an important and valuable tool our bodies have to tell us what is wrong.