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10 Questions to Ask Before Watching a Movie

The Dark Knight Rises released today and given the level of excitement and anticipation over this third instalment in the newest Batman series, it seemed good to put together a list of questions to ask ourselves before we watch any movie.  Hopefully these are helpful to you in discerning what we as Christians should and … Continue reading

How to Pray for Your Pastor

How to Pray for Your Pastor – As a follow up to a brief exhortation this past Sunday morning, here are some specific ways you can pray for your pastors.  The link will take you to the Gospel Coalition website (a great resource!) or you can read them below… How to Pray for Your Pastor R.W. … Continue reading

How to pray for over 2 billion Muslims worldwide (and the one who lives around the corner)

Ramadan begins on Thursday, a 30 day religious observance in Islam.  During this period Muslims all across the world will fast during daylight hours, increase prayer, recitation and reading of the Quran, and generally increase the intensity of the practice of what they believe (one website suggested that they donate at least one book on … Continue reading

One Mom’s Heartwrenching Concern

The following is a comment made by a mom from our church that I couldn’t shake and, with her permission, had to share.  Here’s what she said: It worries me so much that one day my son will be exposed to pornography. Stop and let that sink in for a moment.  She wasn’t talking about … Continue reading

By Grace Alone: Tyler and Brenda’s Blog

By Grace Alone: Redeemed Lives, Beautiful Churches, Transformed Communities. – Here’s a brief post on Tyler and Brenda’s orientation with SAM down in the States.  Watch this space for more to come!  Click  the link to be re-directed to their blog.

Sexting rates higher than previously thought

Sexting rates higher than previously thought.  Tim Challies had this posted on his blog this morning.  If you have teenagers living at home, and you’re unaware of this phenomenon you should read this article.  There are more resources available on this should you need more help in this area.  One point this particular article doesn’t … Continue reading