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 …
What makes a word "real"?
One could argue that slang words like ‘hangry,’ ‘defriend’ and ‘adorkable’ fill crucial meaning gaps in the English language, even if they don't appear in the dictionary. After all, who actually decides which words make it into those pages? Language historian Anne Curzan gives a charming look at the humans behind dictionaries, and the choices they make.
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?
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.
Infographic: How a Word Gets Into the Dictionary
HOW ONE LITTLE WORD CAN RADICALLY CHANGE THE WAY YOU DEAL WITH WHATEVER LIFE THROWS YOUR WAY
Being mindful when life is smooth and under control is relatively easy. It's when things get crazy that mindfulness takes a backseat—and that's
What Does the word "Catholic" mean?
Father Dan O'Reilly discusses the meaning of the word, "Catholic." Follow Father Dan O'Reilly on Twitter: www.Twitter.com/FrDanOReilly
Physicians should talk about the F word: fertility
My fertility journey is not typical. I have not spent years “trying.” In fact, I have spent years trying not to get pregnant!
What Does the Word “Gospel” Mean in the New Testament?
The gospel is the possession of Jesus, but, even more, Jesus is the heart of the content of the gospel.
Why is Syracuse avoiding the word Carrier? Experts say there’s a rhyme, reason
What is Syracuse hoping to accomplish by purging the word "Carrier" from its publications? Experts in sports law and sports marketing offer their analysis.
Calling Girls This Word May Seem Harmless — But Why Are Boys Never Called It?
Here's the one word you should strike from your vocabulary today.
Why the rush to clean chicken labels? In a word: millennials
Recent weeks have seen a flurry of major poultry producers announcing, or even reiterating, their plans to further curb antibiotics use in their live birds and on Tuesday the White House announced it...
If You Can Solve the Secret Word In This Logic Puzzle, You Might Be a Genius
Prepare to put your critical thinking skills to the test! This word puzzle will almost certainly leave you stumped.