Many people have a verse of the day they read. Usually it is a short phrase people read to give them something to think about throughout the day to motivate them to live a better life. These verses can be found in books, calendars, and on many websites.

Ted Turner, founder of CNN and TBS, and former owner of the Atlanta Braves, was quoted as saying that Christianity is a religion for losers. When criticized for his comments, Turner apologized for the wording, but explained, “Christianity is the religion of the down-and-out, because Christia…

It has taken me most of my life time to discover that I get myself into trouble most often when I am angry. This is not to say that I get into trouble because I am angry. Everyone gets angry. It is natural and appropriate in many situations.

In a typical liturgical worship service, a Christian congregation may sing songs written more than 1,000 years ago, others written more than 500 years ago, others written more than 100 years ago, and still others written over the last several years. The oldest songs a Christian congregation …

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I met Todd and Dawn at wedding reception in the fall of 1999. They disclosed, very cautiously, that they had lost a child to cancer in 1998. The following day was to be the anniversary of their eight-month-old son’s death at a nearby hospital. Todd told me about the anguish of their last 24 …

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“Jacob was left alone; and a man wrestled with him until daybreak. When the man saw that he did not prevail against Jacob, he struck him on the hip socket; and Jacob’s hip was put out of joint as he wrestled with him.” Gen. 32:24-25