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Our panel of contributors replies to questions from readers on topics like these: ethics, relationships, missional living, faith formation, vocation/calling, digital life, church/Bible/doctrine, and stewardship. Got a question you’d like answered?
Am I called to remain in my existing occupation, or am I called to forsake it for new opportunities for...
I made profession of faith many years ago as a young teenager, but it was group pressure that made me do it.
It is a mistake to assume that just because a lesson is for young children it can be theologically neutral.
On the one hand, some connections are established more easily and quickly now that the smartphone replaced the telephone...
Here are six films, from the very old to the recent, that are worth watching.
According to one polyamory website, a polyamorous relationship is “a romantic relationship where the people in the relationship agree that it’s okay for everyone to be open to or have other romantic partners.”
Three or four years ago, I started to notice people beginning their spoken sentences with “so...”
How do I discern between God’s calling and my own—or even other people’s—sinful ambitions?
Shouldn’t the Christian Reformed Church be establishing closer ties with A Covenant Order of Evangelical Presbyterians (ECO)?
What does it mean to “give back to Caesar what is Caesar’s”?
We need to discern between right and wrong, good and evil. That is not optional. Neither is holding people accountable for their actions.
How can a couple married for 50-plus years keep romance and intimacy alive?
Am I alone in grieving every Sunday at the empty pews that were once full?
How do we effectively teach church school when kids have different levels of Bible knowledge?
I feel torn among the demands of my family, work, and church. How can I find a balance in using my time wisely?
My daughter has Down syndrome. Does God have a calling for her to fulfill?
My congregation does not approve of women serving as elders or ministers. Isn’t this gender discrimination?
Do we need to consider a digital-device detox?
How can we have a meaningful worship time with so many new children joining our Children’s Worship group?
How can observing the Day of Justice help my church become more missional?
Why do strained relationships so often develop between churches and pastors?
Is participating in the stock market a form of gambling?
Every October our church has a Stewardship Sunday with a sermon about giving money to the church.