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He became an addict as a USC student, then God brought intervention

He became an addict as a USC student, then God brought intervention

  By Mark Ellis He walked away from the faith of his childhood and became a drug addict and alcoholic amidst the rollicking party scene at USC. But years later, God’s love drew him out of the...
My Passover Testimony

My Passover Testimony

  By Belinda – graceandtruth.me My Passover story began about six and a half years ago. I had been a church-going Christian all of my life. I loved God and knew He loved me and had guided...
Vacation Bible School 2017

Vacation Bible School 2017

  MINISTRY TIP By Rev. Doug Forbes Now is the perfect time of year to begin planning your Vacation Bible School program.  Vacation Bible School is the second biggest outreach opportunity a...
How God answered Francis Chan’s ‘ridiculous’ prayer for a son-in-law

How God answered Francis Chan’s ‘ridiculous’ prayer for a son-in-law

  By Mark Ellis Many Christian parents have prayed for their children to meet and marry another Christian – preferably a faith-filled, sold-out follower of Jesus. But when noted author and...
Index Card Game MINISTRY TIP

Index Card Game MINISTRY TIP

  By Rev. Doug Forbes Our names are important to God!  Just look at the lists of names in the Bible.  We are God’s special creations, and He loves each one of us.  The Index Card Game can...
THE VALUE OF A PENNY

THE VALUE OF A PENNY

    Several years ago, a friend and her husband were invited to spend the weekend at the husband’s employer’s home. The woman was nervous about the weekend. The boss was very...
Why Are You a Christian?

Why Are You a Christian?

By Carol Round GROVE, OK (ANS) — “We have access by faith into this grace in which we stand through him, and we boast in the hope of God’s glory.” Romans 5:2 Why are you a Christian? Is...
A Change I Have to Make

A Change I Have to Make

  By Jack Wilkie Pessimism is just something I was born with. It’s a defensive mechanism of sorts, and it works like a charm. If you don’t get your hopes up, you aren’t disappointed if you...
Are You REALLY Right With God?

Are You REALLY Right With God?

  By Jack Wilkie Anybody who acknowledges the reality of hell – even those who only think there might be a hell – knows that nobody would want to go there. It’s a terrifying place. For...
Is It Crazy to be a Christian?

Is It Crazy to be a Christian?

  By Jack Wilkie There are plenty of people in this world who would have you believe that it’s crazy to be a Christian. With atheists, agnostics, and “nones” (those who don’t affiliate...