Author Archive: Larry Lepore - Editor

Flags of the World MINISTRY TIP

Flags of the World MINISTRY TIP

By Rev. Doug Forbes Most houses of worship and many community groups support missionary work and provide humanitarian aid to various parts of the world.  Children enjoy learning about new places,...
Missionary died thinking he was a failure; 84 years later thriving churches found hidden in the jungle

Missionary died thinking he was a failure; 84 years later thriving churches found hidden in the jungle

By Mark Ellis In 1912, medical missionary Dr. William Leslie went to live and minister to tribal people in a remote corner of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. After 17 years he returned to the...
How the simple act of caring for plants rooted me more deeply in God

How the simple act of caring for plants rooted me more deeply in God

by Mason Slater There’s a miracle happening in backyards and community gardens, just inches below the surface. I certainly didn’t expect to discover this when I started gardening three years ago;...
Blessed Are Those Who Comfort

Blessed Are Those Who Comfort

Jesus Christ never ceases showing mercy. And He wants you to do the same. By Charles F. Stanley We may think that the bigger a church is, the more it pleases God. But the truth is, He’s far more...
3 Ways To Handle Criticism Like A Pro—And Actually Grow From It

3 Ways To Handle Criticism Like A Pro—And Actually Grow From It

by Alice Vaughn BE SMART ABOUT THE WAY YOU ASK FOR FEEDBACK AND YOU’LL QUICKLY REALIZE YOU CAN’T LIVE OR LEARN WITHOUT IT. HERE’S HOW TO ASK THE RIGHT QUESTIONS AND GET THE ANSWERS YOU NEED. If...
Jokes for June

Jokes for June

Gardening Rule: When weeding, the best way to make sure you are removing a weed and not a valuable plant is to pull on it. If it comes out of the ground easily, it is a valuable plant.    ...
Flip This Country

Flip This Country

TV show or not, David Benham and his brother stand for biblical values and won’t back down   By Steve Jordahl   (WNS)–Until last week, twin brothers David and Jason Benham of...
What is success?

What is success?

By Fred Comella….. How does one define success? It’s a question for the ages with no simple answer. Was Steve Jobs a success despite his shortened life? Certainly he was a visionary in terms...
PATRIOTS THEN AND NOW

PATRIOTS THEN AND NOW

By Chuck Baldwin   April 19, is Patriot’s Day. On this day in 1775, about 70 men stood armed on Lexington Green as over 800 British troops descended on the town in route to Concord for the...
Management Mania

Management Mania

Christian youth organization struggles to survive financial turmoil   By J.C. Derrick   (WNS)–Ron and Katie Luce founded Teen Mania Ministries in 1986 with a goal to “raise up...