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Illus.: “I Can’t Change Jesus” Bill Irwin, a man who is blind, has a talking computer he uses to study the Bible. He’s had a few chuckles over som...
"The intensive care waiting room is a different world. No one is a stranger. They help one another. They grieve with one another and shed tears o...
"Longer, Daddy.. .Longer" by John Trent. Recently, a woman grabbed my arm at a conference after I had finished speaking on the enormous need we all...
In 1864, one of America’s great poets, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, wrote the poem which became the well-known carol, I Heard the Bells on Christ...
Scripture: Luke 2:1-2:20
My wife and I were trying to show our grandchildren the importance of thanking God for everything that He had blessed us with. We encouraged them to...
Contributor: Johnny Shaw
Scripture: Luke 11:1-11:13
Tags: Come As A Child
In his book The Youth Builder, Jim Burns talks about the importance of building up young people with affirmation and trust. What he says about critici...
Scripture: Ephesians 4:29
Tags: Communication Patience
"Humour is an affirmation of dignity, a declaration of man's superiority to all that befalls him."...
Contributor: Romain Gary
Our staff recently started a new ministry to our church family by offering "gluten-free" bread for the Lord's Supper. It has been very successful and...
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 11:17-11:34
Bruce Larson, in his book "Wind and Fire," points out some interesting facts about sandhill cranes: "These large birds, who fly great distances across...
Contributor: Sermon Central
Tags: Leadership General
When my wife and I first got married, we moved to St. Louis where I started seminary. It was a stressful time the first year. I started learning Gre...