By Dr. Nelson Perret. Familiarity with a subject often leads to a very superficial understanding of reality. It is important that Christians take time to reflect upon the emotional and physical suffering involved in the crucifixion.
By Lee Taylor. Sometimes we can look at our work as being closely aligned with one of the great attributes of God or one of the names used in the Bible to refer to who He is. Sometimes it is easier to link our work to what He does. In our daily work, we each see unique facets of God’s character and of His great works.
By Bryan Chapell. Like the headlight of a train piercing the foggiest night, God’s vision penetrates the darkness we face. He sees the problems. He knows the pain. Year after year the Easter train comes. Each time it passes it roars anew Christ’s victory and our hope.
By Michael F. Ross. Careful study of the history of revivals and the Book of Acts in particular, will show us that prayer-partnership in prayer-is the seedbed of revival. History will also show that preachers-the clergymen-have so often been used by God to usher in revivals. Naturally, then, pastors should today be leading in a partnership of prayer.
By Frank Barker. How seriously should we take prayer requests? If Jesus made a prayer request of you as he did of the three, would you take it seriously? Jesus said, “Inasmuch as you did it unto one of the least of these rny brethren, you did it unto me.”
By Kathryn Farris. They have dared to step out of the cultural mold to reach neighbors, friends and acquaintances with the message of salvation.
By Kent Johnson. The air around the Women’s Health Clinic was filled with excitement, as pro-life demonstrators prepared for a major battle in the war of wordsand wills surrounding the abortion issue. Across the street at a small park a large group of pro-choice demonstrators had assembled for a counterdemon
The purpose of women’s ministry in the PCA accompanied by a philosphy of ministry. This is a useful guide for drafting a statement for women’s ministry in the local church.
By Frederick T. Marsh. These voices argued that abortion would solve a lot of societal problems. Many were swayed to that way of thinking-perhaps the problem population of society could be reduced by abortion and the rest of us would be better off. Abortion has not solved problems. What can we do collectively as the Lord’s people?
By Calvin Miller. Gifts are more blessed to give than to get, says the cliche’. But gifts are seldom given so freely that they don’t result in some bondage.