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Jesus did not ride into Jerusalem on a white stallion, leading His forces against the Roman Empire. And He doesn’t work that way today, either. He com...
Scripture: Matthew 21:5
Tags: Christian Love
“Do you understand that you represent Jesus to me? Do you know, do you understand that when you treat me with gentleness, it raises the question in...
When the Federal troops occupied Cheraw, South Carolina, the Confederates left so much gun powder behind that the Union troops decided to dump most of...
Contributor: Davon Huss, Outreach, Inc.
I was fortunate to grow up in a home where my father was both a loving and disciplining presence. I guess I would have to say that if there is anythin...
Scripture: 1 Thessalonians 16:1-16:12
An official of a Mission Board, who knew that it takes more than desire to make a missionary, was appointed to examine a candidate. He told the young...
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 13:4
GET DOWN IN THE DITCHES A few years ago when I had my motorcycle accident and ended up in a ditch full of dirt, I was lost in the same way the Bibl...
Tags: Evangelism The Lost
"FRUIT" BIBLE VERSE: Galatians 5:22-23a But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, a...
Tags: Fruit Of The Spirit
DEFUSING A BOMB The setting is modern day Iraq. A soldier specially trained is cautiously approaching a large cigar-shaped bomb capable of destroyi...
Tags: Dealing With Conflicts
OVERCOMING EVIL WITH GOOD Stuart Holden (1874-1934), the author of "Prevailing Intercessory Prayer", was in Egypt and met a sergeant in a Highland...
Scripture: Galatians 5:22-5:23
Tags: Christian Witness
RUNNING WITH A STOPWATCH Long-distance runner Paavo Nurmi of Finland was an Olympic champion, winning twelve medals (nine of them gold) in the 1920...
Scripture: Hebrews 12:1-12:13
Tags: Disciplines General