Our son wants a smartphone with an Instagram account. He’s 12. He’s in seventh grade. He wants to be able to text his friends, send pictures, and chat in the afternoons and evenings. His mom and I say “no.” We’ve opened an Instagram account on my wife’s phone that he
How To Succeed Financially Without Failing Spiritually You’ve heard the saying, “More money, more problems.” Well, the dangerous truth is success can spiral us inward and ruin us spiritually… unless we have an alternate plan. Here’s how the cycle of success works: 1. Work You begin with a strong work-ethic.
Later this year, Redeemer Presbyterian will no longer be a multisite megachurch in Manhattan, and Tim Keller will no longer be its senior pastor. Keller, 66, announced at all eight Sunday services today that he will be stepping down from the pulpit. The move corresponds with a decades-long plan to
One of the frequent charges against the pro-life movement is the claim that it’s essentially a “white person” issue. But as Anyabwile points out, the quest to make abortion unthinkable is hardly a white concern. “As people who know what it’s like to be on the receiving end of the
America is facing turbulent times. Political unrest is unceasing. The racial divide is deepening. Fear and frustration swirl frantically. This leads to only one logical conclusion: It’s a wonderful time to be a Christian. Christians are uniquely equipped to thrive in tumultuous times, not because we are great, but because our God is. As we consider the darkness of our
The religious person should not seek an accommodation with liberalism; he should seek to rout it from the field, to extirpate it, root and branch.” That is bracing stuff. Professor Fish makes a very important argument about, inter alia, religion, reason, liberalism, and tolerance. I will not offer a point
Last night news broke that the White House officially rescinded President Obama’s executive order regarding transgenderism in public schools. This is a good decision that corrects outrageous and coercive directives. Children should not be turned into pawns of culture war experimentation. As a conservative evangelical, I’m glad to see this
Whether we acknowledge it or not, we do have a lot of downtime in each day that we could be using to feed our souls. Often, we spend our spare minutes during the day doing other things like watching TV, playing on our phones, or surfing the internet. Maybe some