The God of Family

In his book, Gods at War: Defeating the Idols that Battle for Your Heart (2013), Kyle Idleman develops the central idea that we all worship something. We are beings created for worship, and if God isn't the recipient of our time, money, attention and affections, other things are. In chapter twelve, Idleman shows how God tested Abraham. God knew that Abraham's …

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Christmas and the Unity of Family

It's an amazing time of year. Despite the well-documented secularization of North American society, December 25 continues to be the most venerated holiday on the yearly calendar. In the name of this special season, countless trips are taken, roads traveled, and flights flown so that families can be reunited. It's hard to fully explain the …

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