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March Madness And The Mathematics of Grace

March Madness And The Mathematics of Grace

By Tullian Tchividjian By instinct I feel I must do something in order to be accepted. Grace sounds a startling note of contradiction, of liberation, and every day I must pray anew for the ability to...
Driver Crunched Between Two Semis Believes God Saved His Life

Driver Crunched Between Two Semis Believes God Saved His Life

By Michael Ashcraft and Mark Ellis Every side of his pickup truck was completely smashed and compacted after Kaleb Whitby struck a semi from behind and was then hit by another semi in a highway...
Journaling MINISTRY TIP

Journaling MINISTRY TIP

By Rev. Doug Forbes Journaling is a wonderful way to keep memories alive!  Making a journal of a biblical event can be both educational and fun for your students. For your journaling activity you...
“Harnessing the Horsepower”

“Harnessing the Horsepower”

By Charlene M. Ryerson Ephesians 3:20 NKJV Now to Him who is able to do exceedingly abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that works in us, 2 Corinthians 5:17 NKJV...
Finding Hope in a Broken World

Finding Hope in a Broken World

By Carol Round “Surely there is a future, And your hope will not be cut off.” Proverbs 23:18 . CLAREMORE, OK (ANS) – How often do you hear the term “the good ole’ days?” What does...
Alcoholism…a Sin or Disease?

Alcoholism…a Sin or Disease?

By Jeremy Reynalds ALBUQUERQUE, NM Alcoholism is “a wicked sin, just like drug addiction. You can get victory over with the help of Jesus. “ We live in an alcohol saturated culture, where the...
Towards 2015: Jesus Christ, Eternal King

Towards 2015: Jesus Christ, Eternal King

By Elizabeth Kendal AUSTRALIA (ANS) — In 735 BC, as Judah’s neighbours conspired against her, God asked Judah’s King Ahaz to be ‘firm in faith’ (Isaiah 7:1-9) and trust...
Scratch Paper Bible Scenes MINISTRY TIP

Scratch Paper Bible Scenes MINISTRY TIP

By Rev. Doug Forbes It’s easy to teach Bible stories using scratch paper.  Not only will your students have a chance to be creative, they will have a lot of fun too! For Scratch Paper Bible Scenes...
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...