Much has changed since God clothed Adam and Eve with the first animal skins. Yet the basic purpose of clothing remains the same—to cover the body. God emphasizes the importance of modesty throughout Scripture. God calls Christians to a different standard than the world, and young people need to understand both how and why to implement modesty with regard to clothing choices.
To those who have fought to defend the nation represented by the stars and stripes, this patterned cloth holds immense significance. For many citizens our flag powerfully embodies the heritage and history of the United States. With so many flags and logos surrounding us every day, Christians rarely stop to consider what God’s Word says about how His people ought to regard these symbols.
In their rush to avoid any hint of pursuing an empty “social gospel,” many Christians may have missed the mark when it comes to the gospel’s natural outflow—helping people in need. Our views toward a lost and suffering humanity are not meant for the easy chair. One could say that our worldview must have not only a mind but also a heart, arms, and legs.
Superstitions abound regarding certain days, numbers, or objects. They fear Friday the 13th, Groundhog Day, broken mirrors, or ladders may have a hand in shaping the future. Most of these have murky, ancient origins and have been passed down from generation to generation. How should Christians respond?
Many Christians may have missed the mark when it comes to the gospel’s natural outflow—helping people in need.
If you think that gambling is a potential way to wealth and prosperity, think again.
For an employee of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab in the Los Angeles area, sharing his views on the origins issue in the workplace was allegedly grounds for a demotion.
Purity is much more than saving sex for marriage. It’s a way of life. In 1 Timothy 4:12–16, Paul instructed Timothy to strive for purity in all areas of life.
From this day forward, the choice is yours. You can be a Daniel, purposing in your life to try to make choices that honor God and benefit you every time.
Have we seen the start of a trend that will lead ultimately to British Christians once again paying with their lives for their faith?
We live in a complicated and sad world-a world where sin has affected
The final virtue I shall mention is fidelity to God and dedication to His cause in the world as one’s chief end
It may seem difficult to correct a nation, or even to turn a city to God. But Jonah succeeded when he preached to Nineveh, because God was in it.