We are living in a “selfie” culture of self-centered self-identification, self-promotion, and self-glorification. It could not be more contrary to the Christian worldview wherein the self yields always and in all ways to the identity of Christ. The very word- identity- is a loaded one today. Wrapped up in layers of politics and isms and […]
A Day at the park….Man pulled from quicksand in Zion during harrowing two day rescue This is a story with a happy ending but also a great real life example of how we can amble into situations from which we cannot free ourselves. Help – in this case LOTS of help – has to come […]
Dr. Diane Langberg is a practicing psychologist whose clinical expertise includes 45 years of working with trauma survivors and clergy. She speaks internationally on topics related to trauma, ministry and the Christian life. She is the director of Diane Langberg, Ph.D. & Associates, a group practice in suburban Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, staffed by Christian psychologists, social workers […]
On this Valentine’s Day our witness to the world is that love is real, God is love and therefore, love is actually all you need. Today is a good day to remind ourselves of the various kinds of love revealed in the Bible. God’s love is agape, self-sacrificial, I Corinthians 15, enduring love. But there […]
We rush to judgement, Jesus rushed to love. I Cor 15 does not say love is always pointing out what’s wrong. I Cor says love is patient. When we rush to love we do so with kindness, in a spirit of service, considering the needs of others as more important in that moment than ourselves. […]
Clergy and church leader sexual abuse exposed in America’s largest protestant denomination The Houston Chronicle is posting a series of articles exposing the Abuse of Faith by pastors, deacons, youth workers and others associated with congregations and entities associated with the Southern Baptist Convention. Because the SBC is not a hierarchical body, leaders attempted to […]
Carmen LaBerge is a writer, speaker, and Christian talk-radio host. Since seminary, Carmen has served in congregational, national renewal, and media ministries all with the goal of equipping Christians for faithful witness in the real world. She seeks to mobilize Christians to get off the sidelines and into the cultural conversations of the day in ways that honor Jesus.
Carmen is a graduate of the University of Florida with an M.Div. from Princeton. She lives near Nashville, Tennessee, with her husband and family.
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