Resources on Christian Living

Like most of us who came of age in a post-Microsoft world, I grew up on the nursery rhymes written in a culture that idolizes the almighty startup. Whether it was Steve Job’s genius forged in a garage, Bill Gate’s... Continue...

As a minister to students, a new school year provides fresh opportunities to disciples young people. And one of the ways we can do this is by providing our teenagers with good books. Tim Challies has a list, 10 Books... Continue...

Born and raised in the “birthplace of Rock ‘N Roll,” Donna Gaines returned 25 years later armed with a background in education and a heart for the county that claims one of the highest rates of childhood poverty. Gaines is... Continue...

Facebook recently announced they’ve hit the milestone of two billion users. There are more Facebook members than members of any religion except Christianity. (Just barely. There are 2.4 billion proclaimed Christians globally). That means that worldwide, one in four people... Continue...

Sam Allberry challenges this idea among some Christians and clarifies what some mean by "spiritual."  Continue...

As Sam Allberry points out, Hebrews is clear that Christians needs church, and we need the community encouragement that God provides through a local community of believers.  Continue...

The better part of my childhood was spent in South Africa in the late 70s and 80s. I'm a fourth generation African. I grew up in a society plagued by economic hardship and notorious for apartheid—institutionalized racial segregation and oppression.... Continue...

July 4, 2017, will be America’s 241st Independence Day, the day Americans celebrate our Declaration of Independence from Great Britain. Here are five facts you should know about America’s founding document and the day set aside for its commemoration. 1.... Continue...

This month marks the 225th anniversary of William Carey’s now famous volume, An Enquiry into the Obligations of Christians to use Means for the Conversion of the Heathen. In 1785 Carey began pastoral work in England, and through developments in... Continue...

Next week the Southern Baptist Convention meets in Phoenix, Arizona for its 159th annual meeting. Here are five facts you should know about America’s largest Protestant denomination. 1. The Southern Baptist Convention (SBC), a name which refers to both the... Continue...