5 Important Points to Keep in Mind When You Pray for America

One of the challenges of intercession is maintaining the larger vision and purpose of our prayers. As we continue to pray for this nation in the midst of increased lawlessness, anarchy, and rebellion, it is easy to become discouraged and wonder if our prayers are working.

Russell Moore: Many Church Leaders 'Fine' With Hugh Hefner's 'Idea of Success'

President of the Southern Baptist Convention's Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, Russell Moore, condemned the "idea of success" propagated by the late Playboy magazine founder, Hugh Hefner, and called out "many church leaders" who seem "fine" with the situation as civil rights activist, the Rev. Jesse Jackson, saluted the iconic businessman's influence on American culture.

29 Life-Changing Christian Quotes to Wake Up Your Soul

"You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you." As you read classic and influential books, you stumble upon gems like this one—an exemplary quote from John Bunyan—words of urgency and action, yet that resonate within your soul at a level beyond just the solely practical. Constant reflection and action based on these gleanings leads one to a deeper level of the human experience.