Whatever one's views on the Trayvon Martin controversy and jury verdict, two things are crystal clear. First, the racial divide in America, despite undisputed progress over the last decades, remains deep, wide, and extremely sensitive. Clearly, Americans of different ethnicities often view events through very different prisms. Second, the controversy exposes the limitations of the legal system in healing American's racial wounds. While the law can, and should, do many things, it cannot do what matters most: changing hearts and minds.
Matt Chandler is all about preaching the gospel. The megachurch pastor took over what is now known as The Village Church in 2002, and has since seen its average weekly attendance rise from 160 people to about 10,000 people across multiple campuses.
The Hudson River boating accident has resulted in a second body being found on Sunday – a day after the accident took place. On Saturday a bride to be was found in the river, and on Sunday a man, thought to be the missing best man, has been found a mile downstream.
USA vs Panama takes place in the Gold Cup 2013 Final on Sunday afternoon with the United States looking to claim their 11th straight win and extend their record breaking run even further by claiming the CONCACAF crown.
Pastor Rick Warren, author of the best-selling book, The Purpose Driven Life, and his wife, Kay, spoke about their grief after the loss of their son, Matthew, and their unfailing hope in God during the Saddleback Church founders' first time back at the pulpit since their son's suicide nearly four months ago.
On the 60th anniversary of the Korean War armistice on Saturday, President Barack Obama paid tribute to American veterans, saying they deserved a better homecoming and that their sacrifices have allowed the millions of people to have freedom in South Korea.
As part of British Prime Minister David Cameron's plans to crack down on online pornography, a government adviser has urged the Church of England to consider pulling its shares out of Google to pressure it to block child pornography.
I'm convinced that many Christians live with a big gap in their understanding of what God has done for them. Most people understand that Jesus died so their sins can be forgiven, and most people understand that He died so they can have a future with Him in eternity, but I've found that few understand what Jesus has provided for them today.
We too easily forget how powerful aparent's influence can be on a child. In certain situations, a simple, offhand comment from a distracted mom or dad may be all it takes to plant a seed of insecurity. Then, unless wisdom is sensitively applied, a lack of confidence can develop. Let's consider ways parents inadvertently foster insecurity in their kids.
Speaking at Western Conservative Summit in Denver, Colo., on Saturday night, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee said Republicans lost the 2012 election because of their failure to communicate their message to the American voters. U.S. Sen.
How I Met Your Mother Season 9 is one of the most eagerly anticipated shows of the year, and in the latest spoilers alert, it has been reported that "Revenge" actor Roger Bart will make an appearance in the climax season to the hugely popular series.