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Good News Magazine

November—December 2010

When half of all marriages break up in some countries, it's obvious that many couples are in trouble. Sadly, the stress seems to be only increasing from many directions. What are the pressures many husbands and wives face today, and what can they do to manage them to be sure their marriages survive?

How Can You Manage Marriage Stress in Troubling Times?

When half of all marriages break up in some countries, it's obvious that many couples are in trouble. Sadly, the stress seems to be only increasing from many directions. What are the pressures many husbands and wives face today, and what can they do to manage them to be sure their marriages survive?

Help in the Tough Times

God is certainly faithful to us in times of adversity. Will we show that same faithfulness to those who depend on us?

Does Marriage Really Matter?

Traditional marriages—those between one man and one woman—are facing increasing pressures from many directions. Does marriage really matter? Just how important is it? What does the Bible say?

Finances and Marriage

Over the years, many marriage counselors and couples have cited finances as a major cause of divorce.

The Economic Meltdown's Ugly Fruits - and the Bible's Practical Solutions

A recent murder-suicide within view of my own house inspired reflections on some biblical solutions that could solve many of our national problems.

Eurabia: A Voice Cries Out in Defense of Europe's Heritage

With birthrates among traditional Europeans in decline while population growth in Europe's Muslim communities soars, one European voice asks whether Europe wants to preserve its cultural and religious identity. Will anyone listen before it's too late?

Is Christmas Really Merry?

Where did the idea of a "merry Christmas" come from? Did it begin with well-meaning Christians who wished only the best for others, or are its origins considerably older than we might suppose? Does wishing others "Merry Christmas" please God and Jesus Christ? The answers may well surprise you!

Is Thanksgiving Rooted in a Biblical Festival?

Historians and Jewish sources point out that America's Thanksgiving holiday may not have been a totally new celebration—but that its roots may go back thousands of years to the biblical Feast of Tabernacles.

A History of Thanksgiving Day in the United States

A brief history of events of Thanksgiving in America.

World News and Trends: Sino-American currency war expected

Most observers of the financial scene are fully expecting a damaging currency war principally between the People's Republic of China and the United States, but extending to the euro and other global currencies.

World News and Trends: Does America really understand God?

USA Today recently ran an insightful article about how Americans see and comprehend God

World News and Trends: Peace process kills Israelis

Human history confirms that human beings rarely come to peace on their own, though both sides might have good intentions.

World News and Trends: Hard truths about an America in decline

Can the United States really afford all these massive social and environmental programs without incurring massive long-term damage to its economy?

World News and Trends: Will the global economy revive?

The nagging problems of the current recession have plagued us for more than three years.

Celebrity Culture: The Distorted Mirror

Magazines, TV and the Internet are obsessed with celebrities and celebrity culture. How does society's fascination with celebrity culture affect you and your children? How can you counter its negative influence?

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