Animation Unites Christian Faith and Pro-Environment Themes

An animated movie is first to be nominated for best short film at the eight annual Catholic Film Festival, Mirabile Dictu. Message of the Animals is a nine-minute film which uses...

A Papal Allegation with Hellish Implications

Last week, several news sources, including The Guardian, reported a shocking comment allegedly made by Pope Francis. The Vatican quickly shifted into full-blown crisis management and scrambled to contain the fallout and take counteractive measures (see article in the National Catholic Reporter).

Reflecting on Privileges, Burdens of Ministry

A church member recently had knee replacement surgery, and his procedure reminded me of an experience from my previous pastorate. A senior lady chose to have both knee replacements done...

What a Life – A Tribute to Billy Graham, General of the Faith

May a new generation rise up to the same boldness and integrity that Dr. Graham had and may the message he preached for more than sixty years, the message of salvation found only in Jesus Christ, continue to impact lives for eternity.

“My church is better than your church!” Is it?

In addition, the church has been dealing with issues of political correctness and which things or lifestyles are really sin. All of these are important issues in Christianity. However, our understanding and personal preferences about them can cause debates and quarreling which only leads to further division.

The Difficulty of Finding Love

A father had two sons who he loved very much. In fact, his love for them was perfect and unending. Unfortunately, due to ignorance, neither son realized his father’s love.

Every Voice Matters—An Honest Look at Human Trafficking

The stories are startling, yet repeat themselves often: A lonely young girl begins chatting with a cute boy online. A beautiful young woman is enticed by an advertisement to model.A child is removed from a horribly abusive home environment and placed with a foster family

You Worship by Surrendering

“Give your bodies to God because of all he has done for you. Let them be a living and holy sacrifice—the kind he will find acceptable. This is truly the way to worship him.” Romans 12:1-2

Defeating Unwanted Habits and Developing Good Ones

Someone told me, “I will never make another new year’s resolution because I fail at keeping them.” A question that has been bothering me is this, why do I...

‘100 Houses’ evangelism effort in New Orleans

by Gary D. Myers Reprinted from Baptist Press, news service of the Southern Baptist Convention. NEW ORLEANS (BP) -- Don't tell seminary professor Preston Nix that door-to-door evangelism in New Orleans...