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PRAYER DOESN'T CHANGE GOD, IT CHANGES ME In a scene from Shadowlands, a film based on the life of C.S. Lewis, Lewis has returned to Oxford from Lon...
A BETTER VOW Eric Snyder, Minister of the Farwell Church of Christ tells this story: I recently did a wedding. During the wedding rehearsal, t...
In his book The Pressure’s Off, psychologist Larry Crabb tells this story from his childhood. One Saturday afternoon, I decided I was a big boy and...
David Slagle, a minister at a small church in Atlanta, tells the story of a woman in her late 20’s. The woman had befriended a man living in her apar...
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 6:14-7:1
More than anyone else Christian parents can have the most influence on their children, because when Christ died upon the Cross the veil was ripped ope...
Contributor: Terry Laughlin
Scripture: John 20:11-20:18
Don’t divorce your unsaved husband or wife. Why? Paul gives this reason: The believer may have a positive, spiritual influence on their unbelieving...
Scripture: Mark 14:60-14:65
Sometime ago a man who was Pastor in a large church, very successful in everything he did except one thing – the most important thing. He was failing...
Scripture: Luke 2:1-3:21
I heard of a couple who, as they were paying for groceries in the check-out line, were discussing their soon to be 50th wedding anniversary, when the...
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 13:13-18:18
Annie Dillard, in her book The Writing Life, tells of an experiment that was done with butterflies. The experiment involved placing a male butterfly...
America’s ambassador to Japan, Douglas MacArthur II, served as Counselor of the State Department under John Foster Dulles. Like Dulles, MacArthur was...