It’s a sad truth of life that the start of a new week often brings with it new challenges and a return to busy schedules. No matter what kind of job you have or how much you love what you do, Mondays can present problems you were hoping would disappear over the weekend. Christians are called to be witnesses throughout their everyday lives and to be grateful for every moment that they have on this earth. That means Mondays are just as important as the other six days of the week. How can we overcome the stress of a new week? The obvious answers are prayer, quiet times, and things of a similar nature. Have you ever thought about how Christian song lyrics can affect your day?
- February 10, 2017
- February 1, 2017
Movies are wonderful. No matter your age or preferences, there is always something to love about the movies. A trip to the movies offers buckets of popcorn, side-splitting humor, breathtaking adventure, and more. You don’t even have to go to the theater to enjoy a film on a rainy night. There’s also the added bonus for parents that movies can sometimes entertain the kids while they take care of other things. But how can you be sure that a movie is safe for your Christian family?
It turns out that there are actually a few ways to be sure. First, you need to be in the know.
- January 31, 2017
Christian music has many different applications for believers. We often think of the genre as simply music we hear on Sunday mornings, but there is actually quite a bit of diversity out there. While it’s great to find new worship songs that help us draw closer to the Lord, there are other aspects of life that sometimes need a little encouragement. When it comes to Christian love songs, many of the popular artists today have recorded at least a song or two.
- January 30, 2017
As a new year begins, it’s time to put those Christmas albums back in storage and start looking for some new Christian music. With an ever-expanding list of great artists out there, it should come as no surprise that new music is constantly being released. January saw several new Christian albums from a variety of acts. Whether you like your music folksy or with a more modern edge, there’s a good chance you’ll find some selections for your next Monday morning playlist. Check out the new Christian albums for January 2017.
- January 27, 2017
When it comes to parents raising their kids in a Christian atmosphere, there are a lot of questions that arise over entertainment. If you’re not staying up to date, it can be hard to know what’s safe and what isn’t. If your child has spent any time around a youth group, there’s likely a chance that the term “secular music” has been uttered. What does this term mean for you and your family? Beyond merely understanding the term, you also need to think about what kind of standards you want to set in the home. Let’s talk about what secular music is and how you can respond to it.