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The story is told of a Sunday class that had been asked the question, ‘§in your time of discouragement, what is your favorite Scripture.‘¨ A young man...
Many years ago a young Midwestern lawyer suffered from such deep depression that his friends thought it best to keep all knives and razors out of his...
AND IT CAME TO PASS... "The Bible is alive, it speaks to me; it has feet, it runs after me; it has hands, it lays hold of me." -- Martin Luther ...
SOMETHING BETTER DOWN THE ROAD A football game was being played in Badger Stadium in 1982 in Madison, Wisconsin with more than 60,000 fans in atten...
Scripture: John 16:33
THE EEYORE SYNDROME In the past I have spoken of what I call, ""--these are Christians who walk around acting like Eeyore from W...
Scripture: Galatians 5:13-5:26
Illus.: “” John was born into a family of 12 children. They were very poor. He was the youngest. He never remembered...
Scripture: Matthew 15:11-15:20
I will never forget the day I watched about 40 khaki-clad men get off an old rattletrap brown bus in Houston, Texas. Some had scars on their faces. I...
CAREY: GOD'S SOVEREIGN WILL William Carey, who is called the father of modern missions, began his missionary career to India in 1793. He served the...
Scripture: Psalms 46:10
POWER OF THE TRANSLATED WORD OF GOD This is a strategy still used today, because it works and this is how it is still used today: A friend of mine,...
THE POWER OF GOD'S WORD IN THE WORKPLACE For nine years I had worked with the same group of men on a loading dock, loading and unloading trucks. It...
Scripture: Acts 12:24