By Allen Curry. Learning about the Bible, studying doctrine and finding out how to grow in grace are all things that happen to adults in Sunday school. Yet there can and should be more. Not only should we learn and grow, we must also serve. Go to Sunday school this week and see what you are missing.
The study, Today’s Teens: A Generation in Transition, details some of the differences between teenagers who attend a church with fewer than 100 people and those who attend a larger church. The findings reveal some striking differences in the spiritual beliefs and involvement between the two groups of teens.
By Elaine L. Schulte. Numerous guidelines have been written for choosing children’s novels. Most emphasize the need for high standards of art and writing, as well as stories that are appropriate to children’s ages and tastes. Few guidelines, however, consider the philosophies that authors promote, whether consciously or unconsciously.
By Sharon Betters. Brian and Roberta had committed themselves to be witnesses to the power of Christ as they served in the military following Brian’s graduation from West Point. She cred
By Rebecca Jones. What happened to my quiet time? I’ve learned that my noisy “quiet times” are every bit as precious and honorable in God’s sight.
By Dr. Robert S. Rayburn. The Christian will have Paul’s happy mind about death, when he shares Paul’s mind about life, and Paul states his mind plainly on that subject: for him, “to live is Christ.”
By Walter Wood, Jr. There seems to be some
By Russell Chandler. Now the fallout of new religious freedom has exposed the pent-up yearning for spirituality in the hearts of most of the Soviet people. They seem starved for morality, for integrity, for trustworthiness. The blustery old-line authority is wavering while the new guard is try
By Josiah Bancroft. This was my first encounter with a physical evidence of the demonic realm, but it has not been my last. I have wrestled with all this. Was this just a cultural thing? Was Larry “programmed” by hearsay or crazy TV reli