John Van Sloten is a pastor in Calgary, Alberta. He is the author of The Day Metallica Came to Church: Searching for the Everywhere God in Everything, and Every Job a Parable.
If you believe that the Bible is the inspired word of God, you probably also believe it is important to be reading it regularly to inform your faith and relationship with Christ.
By Melanie Dobson, originally posted on melaniedobson.com
More than 65 million people are living as refugees around the world, forced to flee because of militants, drought, and war.
Are you familiar with the “Summer Slide?” According to Richard Allington, American scholar and researcher at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, “learning or reading skill losses during the summe
I was raised essentially fatherless.
I was nine years old when I met my biological father for the first time. I only remember speaking to my father on two occasions. Then, he died in prison when I was twelve.
“You’re the worst father I’ve ever seen!”
Our friend Helen went on to say, “Bo, you’re so consumed by your business that you don’t know your kids or what they’re doing.
My father passed away last year. I think of him constantly, his enveloping smile, his unqualified acceptance, his understanding. What he taught me by example still shapes my life.
Hundreds, if not thousands, of books have been written on the Second World War.