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Moral Alchemy

Moral Alchemy

By Rick Marschall SWARTZ CREEK, MI (ANS) — Many generations ago, in the hazy origins of science and the scientific method, alchemy was a respected pursuit of the learned, the powerful, and the...
Merry Christmas (…why so dark?)

Merry Christmas (…why so dark?)

By Ken Rindeikis The lights are getting harder and harder to find, the churches outside remain so dark. It’s supposed to be the time set aside we used to circle on our calendars and mark. Is it...
Will The Real Jesus Please Stand Up?

Will The Real Jesus Please Stand Up?

by Sharon Thiel                                                    Do you worship the real Jesus? Jesus the Christ? Immanuel (meaning ‘God with us’)?  Be...
One Thing

One Thing

Ice Cream Cone Ornaments MINISTRY TIP

Ice Cream Cone Ornaments MINISTRY TIP

By Rev. Doug Forbes Ice cream Cone Ornaments are fun to make and provide a unique, colorful decoration for family Christmas trees. To make ice cream cone ornaments you need:  pointed ice cream...
Seen Through the Eye of Madness

Seen Through the Eye of Madness

By Doris Fisher Harris   An unusual art exhibition caused a great deal of international interest. It was a collection of works done by those who are or were suffering from mental illness in...
Rest That Rejuvenates

Rest That Rejuvenates

By Reverend David Whitney Ideas have consequences, and especially false ideas about God. The god of a particular culture is that entity which is above the law because it is the ultimate source of...
You struggle with WHAT?

You struggle with WHAT?

By Jack Wilkie There’s a phrase we like to use for those things we don’t want to tell anyone. These facts or thoughts are something we generally hide from even our family and best friends. We...
Shields of Faith MINISTRY TIP

Shields of Faith MINISTRY TIP

By Rev. Doug Forbes Shields of Faith is a wonderful way to help make Bible stories and great moral lessons come to life for your students.  This activity will teach children how to do basic research...
The Story of Two Women

The Story of Two Women

By Rick Marschall   SWARTZ CREEK, MI (ANS) — I want to tell you about two remarkable women. Fanny Crosby’s name is known by some people today, but her great number of gospel songs...