Preaching is more than sharing the fruit of exegetical work out loud, but it cannot be less.
Tthey move with great ease by means of the lateral undulations of their bodies. They can do this because their skeletons are made up of short, broad and floating vertebrae.
Boring people through preaching is too dangerous to let it happen even once more.
I am concerned that the Western church is choosing the way of fear, isolation, defensiveness. Or worse, the way of anger.
When we preach the Bible, let’s not settle for a tips-for-life kind of relevance.
We must be careful not to offer guarantees that the text does not yield.
Dragging an individual through a grueling criminal trial simply for expressing their religious beliefs is the opposite of what characterizes a free society.
When the fox digs this lair, it removes the soil and spreads it in all directions around the entrance, thus forming a kind of fan shape.
The United Bible Societies statistics show that the upward trend of last year continued. Most Bibles were distributed in Spanish and English.
Preach to present Christ. Offer Christ rather than a program for self-improvement. Invite people to know and to love Him.
Let’s take to heart the strength of Jesus’ conclusion to his famous Sermon on the Mount for ourselves and for others.
It does take effort, and prayer, and time, to make sense of the Bible, but no matter how tough some parts may be, it can be understood.
Psalm 46 is an anchor to the truth that God can and must be trusted in the darkest of times.
Pray that God will give you the faith, persistence and determination to keep on praying, even when we seem to be getting no response.
In Germany, only 1.6% read the Bible every day, although half of the population is a member of one of the historic churches.
‘His Only Son’, now screening in Europe after winning over audiences in the US, depicts one of the iconic scenes of the Old Testament. We spoke to the director, David Helling.
The film, which is landing in European cinemas, connects a controversial story in the Old Testament to the good news of the gospel message.
Scriptures abound in stories in which animals perform important pedagogical functions.
Over 200 students of different ages and backgrounds have already participated in this biblical training programme. An article by Marisa Guardiola.
The sixth edition of the Rome Scholars and Leaders Network was held in Rome.
The German Chancellor comes from a Lutheran family. He speaks about the Christian influence in society but remains silent about his personal beliefs.
Ordine, who recently passed away, stresses the importance of acquiring education and knowledge as an end in itself and not just as a means of material enrichment.
Lives are not transformed by to-do lists. They can help, but they remain mostly on the surface.
The Anglican cathedral and an Episcopal church in Khartoum were also raided by gunman, while an evangelical church was partially burned.
Wonderful enrichment for life and haunting warnings await us if we just travel into the Bible with our hearts open and ready to learn.