Taking time to meditate on the many names of Jesus can enrich your worship.
Jesus, our Alpha and Omega, existed before Creation and will return to rule forever. He is the consistency our hearts long for.
When anxiousness or discouragement creeps in, I try to remind myself that rescue is just around the corner.
Contemplating Immanuel which means “God with us” gives me a reason to hope in the midst of a world beaten down and burdened.
This Christmas you can introduce someone to Jesus in a fresh way.
A military wife shares her struggles and a hopeful reminder.
Make sure to spend your holiday the way God would want. Here are some ideas to get you started.
Advent is a time for us to prepare our hearts to respond to the gift of God’s Son. Here are some practical steps we can take to be ready to celebrate Christmas.
Use the Christmas season to serve and talk to others about Christ.
What if instead of viewing interruptions this Christmas as unwelcome delays, you strive to see them as divine opportunities for inviting others into conversations of some spiritual significance?
Going door-to-door with a Bible may be taboo any other time of the year, but during Christmas Season, singing the gospel is still captivating.
Consider creative ways to help people see Christ in Christmas this holiday season.
Here are 5 questions related to the topic of Christmas that you might find of value.
Understandings and celebrations of Christmas differ around the globe. Read how Cru staff members celebrate in Japan, Bulgaria, and the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Lessons from Siberia on how to survive, even thrive, in dark days.
Just because Christmas is over doesn't mean you have to stop talking about the greatest gift God has given us in Jesus Christ.
Billboards and commercials advertise Christmas as a “merry and bright” season. But when your family is the source of your deepest hurts those endorsements become demands to be joyful.
Jesus did not come to liberate us from suffering, but to free our spirits as we go through the suffering that is part of life. He makes it possible for us to connect with God — to know Him personally.
A young woman’s perspective on resurrection changed after she suddenly became a widow.
How do we make the Easter message relevant without diluting it? Try these refreshing ideas incorporating all 5 senses.
Try this easy outreach in your neighborhood this Easter.
Here are 10 outreach ideas for you to use this Easter from staff members of Cru.
Too often we miss the opportunity to draw near to God during the days leading up to Easter. Discover some ways to prepare your heart to truly celebrate the depth of Christ's love this Easter season.
Learn what the Passover meal, the setting of the Lord’s supper, means to us today.
Why does candy sometimes seem more real to me at Easter than the Resurrection?
When your son or daughter struggles with addiction, mental illness, self-injury, an eating disorder, suicidal thoughts, same-sex attraction, is incarcerated or has other issues, this day is going to be difficult for you.
As the New Year begins, I have been thinking about how we are reminded to take off our old selves and clothe ourselves in our true identity in Christ. We are invited to put on our new identity and then to clothe ourselves with things that suit our new identity, such as compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.
I didn’t have as much time as I needed with my dad in my early years, but then one day God set things in motion, unexpectedly.
Making New Year’s resolutions won’t make us better people, but being filled with the Holy Spirit will give us life.
We go through tremendous effort to find or even just taste love. It is so powerful that for many, the meaning of life is finding true love. But what is love?
#LOVEDENOUGH: Coming to terms with the “ought-not-to-be-ness” around & inside us.
This Valentine’s Day may you experience God’s love in a deeper way by being reminded of 14 things about His love.
There are ways to make Halloween a day to spread the love of Christ.
Perhaps this Halloween is the perfect opportunity to respond selflessly in love and care for our neighbors, as well as a way to fight our tendency to isolate.
Keeping with God’s growth plan in 2015 and what I have learned from failing with my New Year’s resolutions in the past.
For some, traditions center around holidays, such as Thanksgiving. But traditions can come in all shapes and sizes.
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