Change is in the Air…

This year, with the annual health coverage election periods rapidly approaching, people have more questions than usual regarding both Medicare and the Affordable Care Act/Obamacare. Obviously in this highly dynamic environment, anything we say today can change tomorrow, but let’s try to answer some of your questions as best as we can. I don’t... -Read More

Three Questions to Consider When Choosing a College

In their book Nurture Shock, authors Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman attempt to identify “supertraits” that, if learned and applied, will ensure a child’s success. Despite their exhaustive research, they concede that because children are “walking contradictions,” there is no one-size-fits-all approach to training up a child. Think Ian Malcolm’s chaos theory, which claims... -Read More

Historic Deerfield Beach Church Removes “Baptist” From Name

Members of the 105-year-old First Baptist Church of Deerfield Beach recently voted 95 percent in favor of renaming the church The Church at Deerfield Beach, a move that went into effect on Pentecost Sunday, June 4th. The trend is gaining momentum among mainline Protestant churches to exclude their denominational affiliation from their church’s name as... -Read More

Kirk Franklin to Perform at Gospel in the Son Music Fest

Multi Grammy and Platinum Gospel Artist Kirk Franklin will perform at the recently opened Miramar Reginal Park Amphitheater on Saturday, October 7 starting at 7 p.m. at the Gospel in the Son Music Fest. Known for his repertoire of hit contemporary gospel songs with a fusion of R&B, hip hop and reggae, Franklin will... -Read More

The Call for Social Justice

We live in an imperfect world with a huge imbalance of wealth and power. Sometimes when we hear about social justice in Christian circles, we think of liberal theology, left-wing radicals and some denominations that seem to be more concerned with helping their fellow man than following a conservative doctrinal creed. But God is... -Read More

South Florida Professionals Completed the 2017 Lifework Leadership Program

The National Christian Foundation of South Florida celebrated the 2017 Lifework Leadership class during a ceremony on May 11 at the Hillsboro Club. Lifework Leadership is a nine month leadership course with teaching from nationally known speakers, case studies with prominent business people, literary discussion and practical life application. Each class examines the life... -Read More

4KIDS Has Grown From a Small Spark Ignited 20 Years Ago

In 1997, something significant happened in our cities. Florida’s foster care brutality made national news headlines as children endured even greater trauma in the foster care system, making South Florida a dark place to be a child in foster care. Kids were starving, suffering abuse, and even disappearing or dying in the homes that... -Read More