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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...
A young pilot had just passed the point of no return when the weather changed for the worse. Visibility dropped to a matter of feet as fog descended t...
Tags: Holy Spirit
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...
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
In May of 1846, 187 men, women and children left from Missouri in a wagon train headed to California. There was nothing exceptional about the group o...
Scripture: Matthew 5:6
BAPTISM: CLOTHED IN CHRIST Just this last week we baptized a 9-year-old boy into Christ. His name is J.J. J.J. knew all the answers to the question...
An old lady spent much of her summer setting and swinging in the old swing hanging on her front porch. Her husband had been dead several years and she...
REMOVE THE HATE -- BE PURE "And so Jesus also suffered outside the city gate to make the people holy through his own blood (Hebrews 13:2)." Thre...
Scripture: Hebrews 13:2