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FAITHFUL INSTRUCTIONS There was a man who got lost in the desert. After wandering around for a long time his throat became very dry, about that tim...
Ivan the Great was the tsar of all of Russia during the Fifteenth Century. He brought together the warring tribes into one vast...
Scripture: Matthew 9:1-9:17
CASUAL CHRISTIANS Barna defines these folks as those who perceive their Christianity as "faith in moderation. It allows them to feel religious with...
In his book, “Imagine Your Life Without Fear” Max Lucado gives some significant insight when he says, "Questions can make hermits out of us, drivin...
ON FASTING The Didache, is a first or second century document that relates to us outside the New Testament the teaching of the early church. This d...
AMERICANS: FLABBY FAITH A dozen or so years ago, a Romanian pastor came to visit the church I belonged to. He had gotten to know my pastor, John Va...
Daniel Overdorf: One of my older sisters and her husband served for 12 years as missionaries to Haiti. Among various other ministries, such as church...
Scripture: 1 John 3:16-3:18
KIRBY PUCKETT: DISCIPLE Few have illustrated the process of imitating Jesus as an apprentice, a student, a disciple than Kirby Puckett, who was the...
Scripture: James 1:22-1:25
ILLUSTRATION… Discipleship Journal, 11-12/92 A recent survey of Discipleship Journal readers ranked areas of greatest spiritual challenge to th...
Scripture: Hebrews 13:15-13:16, Luke 14:25-14:33, John 5:1-5:47, Ephesians 6:1-6:3, Philippians 2:5-2:11, [more]
In a chapter about rethinking discipleship James Emery White states: Some of you may remember comedian Yakov Smirnoff. He said when he first came t...