Holy Hustle: Embracing a Work-Hard, Rest-Well Life (1)

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Embracing a Work-Hard, Rest-Well Life. Around our house, hustle isn’t a scary word. It’s just what I do. When we look at the dictionary definition of hustle, all it means is to "work rapidly or energetically." Doesn't it remind you of Colossians 3:23? "Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working…

Prayer and Bullies

My husband and I were discussing an elderly person who was being bullied by a professing believer in Jesus in their Christian workplace—unaware that our 10-year-old daughter had overheard us talking. A few days later, however, when my daughter and I were walking around the track at the local fitness center, I told her that…

Fellow Christians: We Have So Much More Than Same-Sex Marriage and Transgenderism to Discuss With a Secular World

This week, the Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood released a document called the Nashville Statement, which aimed to define how sexuality should be viewed through a biblical lens.As you might expect, there has been a tremendous amount of back-and-forth between those who support it and those who don’t. My purpose in this post is…

Your Kids Need to Think Critically About the Resurrection…Because Secular Media Does Not

This month’s issue of Scientific American magazine features an article by atheist Michael Shermer entitled, “What Would It Take to Prove the Resurrection?” It’s boldly subtitled, “How to think about claims, even the Resurrection.”Wow! This article in a popular magazine says it’s going to teach us how to think about the resurrection. I couldn’t wait…

Fantastic New Apologetics Resource for Families: Cold-Case Christianity for Kids!

If you’ve read my blog for a while, you’ve often seen me recommend the books of cold-case homicide detective (and former atheist), J. Warner Wallace. Det. Wallace’s books, Cold-Case Christianity and God’s Crime Scene, evaluate the case for the truth of Christianity and God’s existence from a detective’s perspective. They’re excellent, engaging, and wonderfully balanced…