In this sketch from SNL, Will Ferrell’s character tries to enjoy a soak in the jacuzzi only to be disrupted by an overzealous lifeguard played by Jim Carrey.
“Often I am asked, ‘Anne, I have a major decision to make. How can I know if it is in God’s will? In response, I usually begin by explaining that when an airplane comes in to land during the night
In 1890, Eugene Schieffelin, a devoted reader of William Shakespeare’s works, introduced starling birds into Central Park, inspired by their mention in Shakespeare’s Henry VI.
In the film National Treasure, the two main characters, Ben and Abigail, begin a monologue including a series of thoughts and questions after hearing a very difficult historic riddle.
In the Bible (Ephesians 3:10), Paul describes the wisdom of God as “manifold,” a word that can be understood to mean “multifaceted,” like a diamond whose beauty is seen even more clearly by its multifaceted cut.
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.
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.
In an article for Leadership Journal, Amy Simpson expands on the idea that service sometimes stems from selfishness. She writes,
Jen Wilkin outlines four ways to battle bitterness for an article in The Gospel Coalition. Her points are:
In an editorial for Christianity Today, Richard Clark writes of the tendency for everyone to weigh in on social media after tragedies occur,
Most safety features in your car are not meant to prevent an accident, but instead are there to make sure you survive through the accident.
A teacher wrote an article in The Atlantic lamenting the lack of wisdom being passed down to students in the education system. He writes,
“Life is wasted if we do not grasp the glory of the cross, cherish it for the treasure that it is, and cleave to it as the highest price of every pleasure and the deepest comfort in every pain.
In May 2016, Chance the Rapper, a hip hop artist from Chicago, released the album Coloring Book. It contained a unique exploration of his newfound Christian faith