Twitter in Class?

Find out how one school is using Twitter to create academically engaged students.

{youtube}4OxIz_3o3O0{/youtube}

Fit for the Right Reasons

God created us to be purpose driven. In other words, our natural inclination is to operate with an intent—a motive, so to speak.

The Bible gives us a number of examples of men and women who did extraordinary things (whether for good or evil) in order to fulfill a purpose or reach a goal. Jacob, for instance, worked 14 years for the deceitful Laban in order to marry the woman of his dreams (see Gen. 29). He had a motive (espousing the lovely Rachel), which served to motivate him to work an extra seven years to accomplish his objective.

The Amazing Escape

Watch Michael McDowell’s miraculous escape, plus his interview with Ellen DeGeneres below. {youtube}XNDDZDB6ugQ{/youtube}

Ted Baehr's Top 10 Family Movies

Movieguide's Ted Baehr offers his top 10 picks for the best family-friendly movies of the last decade.

1. Finding Nemo
2. The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe
3. Up
4. Wall-E
5. Ratatouille
6. The Nativity Story
7. Amazing Grace
8. The Incredibles
9. Enchanted
10.March of the Penguins

Charisma — Empowering believers for life in the Spirit