For the biblical expositor, 2 Timothy 4:2 majestically stands out as sacred ground. It is precious territory for every pastor who, following in the footsteps of Paul, desires to faithfully proclaim the Word of God. In this single verse, the apostle defined the primary mandate for God-honoring church ministry, not only for Timothy, but for …
Opening the Word: What's in a name?
By Timothy P. O'Malley. As Christians, we don’t simply know the name of God, we are called to share in it through baptism
How a Word Gets Into the Dictionary
Why They Hate God's Word
Why they hate God's Word [Excerpts] In 1948, the UN General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, a legally binding contract for all nations. It sounds good, as do most
How to Be Nourished by God’s Word
In C.S. Lewis’ fantastic Chronicles of Narnia, the description of the arrival of Spring—prompted by the...
How to Survive the “C” Word
Change. The word excites some of us and terrifies others. Some embrace it; others loathe it. However, like it or not, change is evitable Admittedly, I’m a change-aholic. I can’t get enough of it. In fact, the only thing I don’t change much is what I eat. I’m a pepperoni pizza guy forever. And I do mean forever because I’m sure it’s God’s choice of pizza too. Steaming hot pepperoni pizza, without pineapple, is what I expect to find on the grand banqueting…
What God's Word Does
We all know that the Bible is the Word of God, but did you know that it does the work of God?
What’s Your One Word?
We are already 59 days into 2017. New Year’s resolutions have come and gone, diets and gym attendance are now a distant memory, and the new year has dulled li
How To Hear The Word Of God
How to Listen to God's Word
Whoever listens to God’s Word with an open heart and alert mind will receive from Him.
What Does That Word Mean On A Boat
Vocabulary can be tricky and the Englishl anguage coupled with boat terminology can be downright confusing. Just how many definitions can a word have?
How Literature Became Word Perfect
Before the word processor, perfect copy was the domain of the typist—not the literary genius.
Discover Mother Teresa in the written word
By OSV Staff. Brush up on your knowledge of the Church’s newest saint with these titles, both classic and new
Why Good Is a Four-Letter Word
Customer expectations continue to skyrocket, and businesses must level up their customer experience over and over to stay in front. Here's an example of great CX, from Jay Baer.
How To Fall In Love With The Word Of God?
Join Michelle McKinney Hammond for 'Ask Michelle" as we discuss how to fall in love with the word of God? Make sure to send your questions to askme@michelleh...
The 'M' Word: Why I Don't Hire Millennials
How agencies can focus on hiring the best individuals, not just millennials, writes Martha Hiefield.
How the Word 'Retarded' Hurts the Developmentally Disabled
Americans with developmental disabilities still remain second-class citizens in the eyes of the law and our fellow human beings. There is no greater symbolic gesture of the ridicule they endure than the accepted use of the word “retarded” in day-to-day speech.
Video: what is the longest one-syllable word?
What's the longest word with just one syllable? Find out in our video.
How does a word get into a Merriam-Webster dictionary?
This is one of the questions Merriam-Webster editors are most often asked. The answer is simple: usage... Find out more >
Flipster Get the Word Out Tip of the Week
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