How You Can Bring More Peace Into Your Home

Being a disciple of Christ means following in the pattern of the “Prince of Peace” (Isaiah 9:6). The meaning of the Hebrew for peace, “Shalom,” is much richer than just “not fighting.” It indicates safety, well-being, and wholeness.  Shalom brings rest, reconciliation, and restoration. Shalom leaves no room for false peace, for quiet contempt, or …

Have We Forgotten About Mercy?

According to the Barna Research Group, 87% millennials who don’t go to church say they see Christians as judgmental.[1] And they aren’t wrong. Many of the most outspoken people who identify as Christians buy into the idea that speaking condemnation will somehow turn a sinner to God. But scripture declares otherwise. God made mercy His catalyst …