Spiritual Strength: He Is Strong When We Are Weak

Spiritual Strength: He Is Strong When We Are Weak

When you think of the word “strength”, what do you picture? Physical strength? Spiritual strength? A muscle-laden man lifting weights? Steel? American Ninja Warriors? Or do you picture the mom who buried her child, yet places her hope in God? The man who lost everything when he was laid off from his job but continued…

Christians and Depression – What the Bible Says and My Story

Christians and Depression – What the Bible Says and My Story

Christians and depression. They almost seem like an oxymoron when mentioned together. I mean, as a Christian, how can I be depressed? Isn’t it a sin to be depressed? God doesn’t make mistakes, right? We learn that as a child in Sunday school. What about well-meaning Christian friends who advise that you just need to…

Millennials in the Church: Why They Won’t Stay

Millennials in the Church: Why They Won’t Stay

Millennials in the church. What a hot topic. Children are leaving the church in droves. In fact, the Southern Baptist Convention reports that four out of five children no longer attend church. It’s not just the Southern Baptists that report this phenomenon. It’s every denomination and even non-denominational churches. 70 percent of youth stop attending…