Why Is the God of the Old Testament So Angry?

Throughout the year, many of us jump in on a Bible reading plan. Reading through…

Being ‘Authentic’ is More Than Just Being Honest

Of all the things the millennial generation wants out of church, authenticity may be the…

Today’s Devotional: On Using Your Own Fork

But solid food is for the mature, who by constant use have trained themselves to…

What to Pray When You Don’t Feel Like Praying

I didn’t know that I was hiding. I’ve always been good at praying. Or so…

A Former Pastor’s Popular Anti-CRT Book Is Being Accused of Plagiarism and Misquoted Sources

Over the summer, Voddie Baucham’s anti-Critical Race Theory book Fault Lines became a bestseller on the religion…

How Embracing Rest Can Change Your Life

When you hear the word rest, what comes to mind? In a culture where the…

Today’s Devotional: It’s Not Up to Me

Pure and genuine religion in the sight of God the Father means caring for orphans…

Can Hope and Worry Coexist?

One of the defining marks of Christianity is hope—we know that no matter what happens,…

Today’s Devotional: Creative Destruction

But in keeping with his promise we are looking forward to a new heaven and…

Do You Have a Detour Guide?

Let’s face it, the most beautiful and awful endeavors have been done in the name…

Today’s Devotional: The Beauty of Community

A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for a time of…

Faith Involves Your Brain, Too

I don’t like devotional books. I rarely get swept up in emotional worship experiences. And…

No One Said Loving Your Neighbor Would Be Easy

God has an amazing way of reminding us that nothing is beyond His sovereignty. I…

Today’s Devotional: Make It Beautiful

God blessed them and said to them, “Be fruitful and increase in number; fill the…

Remember, the Bible Never Mentions a Building Called ‘Church’

A few years ago, I wrote this piece, encouraging people who love God but who…

Today’s Devotional: Seeking Something More

Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father…

Today’s Devotional: Going Deep

As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another. (Proverbs 27:17) Churches are meant to…

Op-Ed: A Christian Case for Prison Abolition

Editor’s Note: The following is an op-ed written in 2019 from Catharine Grainge, a graduate from…

An Unvaccinated Pastor Battling COVID Is Now Begging Others to ‘Learn From My Story’

Danny Reeves is senior pastor of First Baptist Church in Corsicana, Texas, who is currently…

Five Misunderstandings About the Holy Spirit

The Holy Spirit can be difficult to understand—maybe even the most difficult Person of the Trinity to understand. Is He a doctrine? A person? A supernatural force? Here’s a fuller biblical portrait of who the Holy Spirit really is.

Oh Good, Facebook Is Hoping to Shape the Future of Religion

The New York Times has an interesting report on the brave new world Facebook is…

T.D. Jakes on Healing a Divided Culture

T.D. Jakes is 63 years old but he seems ageless. In bearing, in voice, in…

Today’s Devotional: Consuming Jesus

The earth is the Lord’s, and all it contains, The world, and those who dwell…

10 Worship Songs You Need to Hear This Week

We’re not really sure how your summer has been. Maybe it’s been full of fun…

Today’s Devotional: Controlled Flooding

You, my brothers and sisters, were called to be free. But do not use your…

Every Early 2000s Youth Group Ever

The 2000s were an… interesting time to grow up, especially if you were part of…

Today’s Devotional: Selective Memory

Only be careful, and watch yourselves closely so that you do not forget the things…

Christians, Stop Using ‘Woke’ as an Insult

Earlier this month, author and pastor David Platt addressed his congregation in Washington D.C.’s McLean…

The Life-Changing Power of Simple Prayers

I grew up in a home filled with music. As a kid, my mom would…

A Top Catholic Church Official Is Resigning After His Cellphone Data Tracked Him Using Grindr and Going to Gay Bars

The Washington Post reports that the top administrator of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops…

Today’s Devotional: In His Face

My heart says of you, “Seek his face!”     Your face, Lord, I will seek. (Psalm 27:8)…

Craig Groeschel on Why Christians Shouldn’t Expect Life to Be ‘Fair’

If you think about it, life wasn’t fair to Jesus. He was perfect in every…

You Should Watch This Video of David Platt Addressing Division in His Church

Strange events are afoot at McLean Bible Church, a multisite megachurch in Washington D.C. pastored…

What to Do When You Start Doubting Your Faith

From age 22 to 23, I lived in England. I was there for graduate school,…

Today’s Devotional: Waiting in the Blank

How long, Lord? Will you forget me forever?     How long will you hide your face from me?…

Yes, Christianity Is a Religion, Not Just a Relationship

More weeks than not, I think about skipping church. “We could just take this one…

Today’s Devotional: The Look

The Lord has appeared to us in the past, saying: “I have loved you with…

Should We Still Be Looking for Ways to ‘Prove’ the Bible?

It was June 18, 1994, and I was having lunch with a non-Christian friend who…

Today’s Devotional: To Be Someone Else’s Best

Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves. (Romans 12:10) I…

Don’t Isolate Yourself in Christian Cliques

A few months ago, I started a new job in New York. I’ve begun to…