I believe our greatest challenge at this moment in history is to demonstrate a commitment to our distinctives and a willingness to give one another room for diversity.
The church must pull out all stops and do whatever needs to be done to reach the next generation with the truths of God. We have to go beyond the call of duty to communicate to our young people that we love and care for them.
We often lack a biblical world and life view when it comes to being good stewards of our time, spiritual gifts, and financial resources. Does your checkbook reveal dents in accumulation and consumption, or commitment and sacrifice?
Most everybody talks about relational ministry. Yet relationships are so easy to miss because our agendas call for more important things. I’m embarrassed that I don’t know the names of some of the people in our little church. That creates an awkwardness that inhibits any attempt to go further. Think of the people … Continued
We must equip one another by sharing our indi
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By Mike Rasmussen. God has not commanded us to observe Christmas. But, if we do, how should we observe it?
By Debra Evans. As difficult as it may seem, God enabled Leroy to feel what he describes as a wonderful calmness, an absence of fear in anticipation of seeing Jesus face to face.
By Dr. Thomas Whiteman. When most people think about divorce, they usually conjure up images of the embittered parents, the emotionally torn children, or maybe even the crafty legal posturing of the lawyers. Yet there is another drama that unfolds that we typically hear very little about. It is the plight of the par
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