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A little boy wanted $100 very badly. He prayed for weeks, but nothing happened. So, he decided to write a letter to God requesting $100. When the po...
Tags: Prayer Answered
THE PURPOSE OF THE LIGHT "There is an old story about a lighthouse keeper who worked on a rocky stretch of coastline. Once a month he would receive...
Scripture: Mark 4:1-4:35
By now, I’m sure most of you know the subject of polygamy or plural marriages has resurfaced in the news. A Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints compound...
DR. R. G. LEE ON THE BIBLE The late Dr. R. G. Lee, former pastor of the Bellevue Baptist Church in Memphis TN expressed the value of God’s Word in...
Scripture: 1 Peter 1:22-2:3
Tags: Bible Influence
WORSHIP WARRIOR I like the way songwriter and worship leader, Brian Doerksen, puts it. He says, "Becoming a worshipper means becoming a warrior......
Scripture: Romans 12:1-12:2
Tags: Worship Definition
Around the time of the Korean War, Kim Joon-gon had seen 2,000 out of 20,000 people on Chunnam Island murdered by the Communists. T...
A.W. TOZER: THE POSITION OF CHRIST IN THE CHURCH The present position of Christ in the gospel churches may be likened to that of a king in a limite...
Scripture: Colossians 1:15-1:20
Tags: Church Body Of Christ
It’s not easy to step up against the authorities. Let me illustrate: During his years as premier of the Soviet Union, Nikita Khrushchev denoun...
Tags: Fear And Worry
It has always been tough to be a young person growing up. And it has always been tough to be a parent and raise children into adults. Consider these...
Scripture: Psalms 18:2
According to psychologist William Damon, respect for the parent who exercises proper authority leads to respect for legitimate social institutions and...