Kaine Is Simply Not Able to Speak Up Rightly for the "Least of These"

Kaine Is Simply Not Able to Speak Up Rightly for the "Least of These"

The "least of these" includes the unborn.


In a recent Christianity Today article, Virginia senator and former Democratic VP candidate Tim Kaine eloquently appealed to Christians to take seriously the biblical imperative to care for “the least of these” out of Jesus’ words in Matthew 25.

David Platt to Be a Teaching Pastor—Is it a Bridge Too Far for the IMB President?

David Platt to Be a Teaching Pastor—Is it a Bridge Too Far for the IMB President?

International Mission Board president to become McLean Bible teaching pastor.


Harry Ironside, the pastor of Moody Church, was also the president of the African Inland Mission. People at Moody Church tell me that he rode the train in and out of Chicago, spending most of his time focused on the Africa Inland Mission, speaking all week.

John Adams’ Words 240 Years Later: A Faith Filter for the Church Today

John Adams’ Words 240 Years Later: A Faith Filter for the Church Today

The role of the “great Politician” can only be found in the person of Jesus Christ.


Why Girls Need Camp

Why Girls Need Camp

Christian camp can be a powerful, confidence-building experience for girls.


Over Labor Day weekend, I was in Miami with my youngest daughter. She keeps in touch with a number of friends she met at a camp she attended, so we met some for lunch.

My daughter and I talked a bit in the car about why she loves camp, and it inspired me to write a bit on the topic.

The Fallacy of Spiritual Gifts

The Fallacy of Spiritual Gifts

God uses weak people.


Brett and Noelle are busy penciling in 200 dots in the spiritual gifts inventory they’ve been given by their local church. Nervously concentrating, Brett and Noelle work their way to question 200, hand in their sheets, and anxiously wait until next Sunday to discover their spiritual gifts. Next Sunday, they reconvene and eagerly open their manila envelopes. It seems that Brett has the gift of administration. Noelle has the gift of service.

Disasters and the Christian Faith (Theology for Life)

Disasters and the Christian Faith (Theology for Life)

Dr. Jamie Aten directs the Humanitarian Disaster Institute (HDI) at Wheaton College.


My Visit to Montreat

My Visit to Montreat

I spent a day at the home of the Rev. Billy Graham.


Recently, I was in Montreat, North Carolina, at the home of Billy Graham.

Missions Sunday: Enhancing Character Development through Soul Care (Part One)

Missions Sunday: Enhancing Character Development through Soul Care (Part One)

Soul Care is a lifestyle of regular, ongoing, non-crisis activity that promotes growth and development of the whole person into maturity.


As Richard stood staring out his office window, he knew something was wrong. His enthusiasm for ministry that had accompanied him for nearly thirty years was gone. He was tired, spiritually dry, and growing bitter about his situation.

This Dogma Won't Hunt: Feinstein, Durbin, Sanders, and the New Religious Test for Office

This Dogma Won't Hunt: Feinstein, Durbin, Sanders, and the New Religious Test for Office

So much for Article VI of the U.S. Constitution


Houston Stories: How God Is Working through Bayou City Fellowship in the Aftermath of Hurricane Harvey

Houston Stories: How God Is Working through Bayou City Fellowship in the Aftermath of Hurricane Harvey

Church launches website to "Help Houston Get Home."


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