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JUST TO BE NOTICED Every spring, hundreds of Hollywood “stars” gather for the Academy Awards. Very few “slip in the back door:” instead, they make...
EMPTIED OUT AND FILLED UP D. L. Moody said, “I believe firmly that the moment our hearts are emptied of pride and selfishness and ambition and...
NOT MY JOB The names in this story have been changed out of respect for their privacy. Julie W told her family's story in a magazine article. [M...
LUTHER ON FEAR Martin Luther made this interesting observation in his Table Talk: "God and the devil take opposite tactics in regard to fear. Th...
Scripture: Psalms 27:1
Tags: Fear And Worry
"The only lifelong, reliable motivations are those that come from within, and one of the strongest of those is the joy and pride that grow from knowin...
Contributor: Lloyd Dobens
Scripture: Romans 12:2
Tags: Christian Values
In a speech made in 1863, Abraham Lincoln said, "We have been the receipients of the choicest bounties of heaven; we have been preserved these many ye...
Scripture: Deuteronomy 8:13-8:14, Proverbs 30:8-30:9, Matthew 13:22, Luke 15:11-15:32, Titus 2:11-2:15, [more]
IS THERE HOPE FOR THE NEXT GENERATION OF EVANGELICALS? Russell Moore recounts a conversation with the evangelical theologian Carl Henry. As Moore a...
Tags: God Brings Hope
NO ATHEISTS IN THE WATER David Harrell wrote a book telling the story of his father, Edgar Harrell. Edgar was one of the 300 survivors of the sinki...
Scripture: Hebrews 2:15
CHRISTLIKENESS: A PAINFUL PROCESS The truth is that the Spirit of the living God is guaranteed to ask you to go somewhere or do something you would...
Tags: Holy Spirit In Believers
We think that God wants us to try something on our own first, and then come to him in prayer for help only after we’ve worked at it and can’t figure i...
Scripture: Luke 18:9-18:14