What Does it Mean to Be a Born Again Christian?

prayer

2 Corinthians 5:17 Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is here! Over the past few weeks I’ve been having come lively discussions on social media about what it means to be a Born Again Christian.  I’m sure you won’t be surprised to find that (Read More…)

Are Christians Different Across America?

Christians shine their light

Matthew 5:16 In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven. (NIV) Now that I’ve switched from writing about relationships to writing about religion, I find myself talking about my own faith all the time. Since my husband and I have (Read More…)

Overcoming Grief With Faith

handling grief through faith

John 11:25 Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. Anyone who believes in me will live, even though they die;” (NIV) I’m pleased to announce the first of our reader submitted Bible verses.  This verse was sent to us from Becca, a college student in Miami.  Here is her story about why (Read More…)

New Tactics in the War on Christmas

Christmas nativity scene

John 3:17 For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but to save the world through him. (NIV) Every Christmas we hear a stories about towns that are in some type of dispute over Christmas displays on public property. It used to be that groups opposed to Christmas displays (Read More…)

Why Do Good Things Happen When We Least Expect Them?

spirituality versus religion

Proverbs 3:5-6 Trust in the Lord with all your heart; and lean not upon your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct your paths. We’ve all heard the saying “Good Things Happen When You Least Expect Them” and many of us can point to instances when something that we desperately (Read More…)