Contributed on Oct 27, 2009
Why does God allow evil? Jesus answers this question in the parable of the weeds.
HARVEST TIME In his book, The Case for Faith, Lee Strobel introduces us to the puzzling life of John Templeton. You’ve probably never heard his name, but Templeton was a contemporary of Billy Graham. In fact, they were both behind an evangelistic crusades in the 1940’s and 50’s. A short time ...read more
Contributed on Oct 29, 2009
The promises of God are certain, complete, collective, constructive and conditional.
HOLDING GOD’S PROMISES Back in 1921, a missionary couple named David and Svea Flood went from Sweden to the heart of Africa to what was then called the Belgian Congo. They met up with another young Scandinavian couple, the Ericksons, and the four of them sought God for direction. In those days ...read more
Contributed on Nov 10, 2009
God calls us to accept, own and use our thorns to extend His grace to others.
GOD USES THORNS Years ago in the northeastern United States codfish was a big commercial business. There is a market for eastern cod all over, especially on the West Coast. The demand posed a problem to the shippers. At first they froze the cod, then shipped them elsewhere, but the freezing ...read more