"I'm so sorry. I'm so sorry about what this means for all of you who've set aside the weekend, bought tickets, made plans for childcare or hotels and time off work," Niequist said in a Facebook post to her fans.
I have yet to hear from anyone who drinks how alcohol enhances anything or blesses anyone.
It sounds innocent enough, but this is secretly an insidious phrase.
Every married couple has exchanged vows which promise “til death do us part,” but for far too many marriages, their dreams of “forever” are crushed by divorce.
The seeds of lust can be planted in the mind of a child years before acting on them.
"We like to throw these parties for people who are often overlooked or often under-celebrated, that couldn't pay us back."
“I think for Moses [the Promised Land] was always more than a just a piece of real estate. It was a place where God’s Kingdom was lived out on earth as it is in heaven."
“Paul’s discovery of God’s grace did not come through God’s blessing in the way that Paul would have wanted or Paul would have been looking for. It came unexpectedly. It came through disappointment. It came through discouragement."
“I see the similarities between today and the first century. I believe that a post-Christian world is very similar to a pre-Christian world…And if the conditions are the same, then the solutions are the same.”
“We don’t need more words; we need accurate words.”
“I want you to imagine looking at your congregation right now. Only one out of five of the people you see has a biblical worldview.”
A friendship with a fellow co-worker turned into a mutual attraction. I tried to pray it away. I tried ignoring it...