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Whether you are a new Christian or have been a follower of Jesus Christ for many years, it’s always worth reminding ourselves of Biblical commitment. It covers a host of subjects in our lives: … more
The Bible tells us in I Timothy 6:2, “… these things teach and exhort.” As teachers, we want to do more than just inspire our students to love academics. We also want tomato a real and lasting … more
“If I were the devil,” wrote J.I. Packer, “One of my first aims would be to stop folk from digging into the Bible … I should do all I could to surround it with the spirited … more
“They (Joshua and the Israelites) marched around the Jericho walls for days,” says Meagan, 7. “On the seventh day, they blew their horns and the walls came tumbling down, and they … more

What did Jesus mean when he said, “Therefore, whatever you want men to do to you, do also to them”? “If you are mean to someone, then they will start being mean back to … more
We are told in 1 Peter 1:5, “Who are kept by the power of God through faith unto salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.” Do you trust the Lord to be your safety and security? Do … more
James Patterson and Peter Kim conducted a large survey of the American public. Out of the date, they wrote the book, “The Day America Told the Truth.” Some interesting facts emerged from the … more
The devil is a real enemy. He makes plans to defeat Christians every day, but his war is with God. He can hurt God by hurting God’s people, thus we have become pawns in this war. So realizing this … more
“John the Baptist said he was a crying voice because he was a Baptist,” says Kaylin, 11. I wonder if Kaylin’s assertion should be considered for a vote at the national convention of the … more

Pressure and stress are major causes of sickness and emotional affliction. We all have to deal with it in our lives. The Apostle Paul said, “I have been in labor and hardship, through many … more
As followers of the Lord Jesus Christ, we are not guaranteed a life without problems, an easy life. We will face mountains at times, hardships, health problems, difficulties and trials throughout our … more
One of my favorite verses in the Bible is 1 Samuel 30:6, “But David encouraged himself in the Lord.” In his moment of discouragement, in his moment of distress, this young king turned to his God … more
“Make sure the house is clean and a pot of potatoes is in the oven,” says Alex, 6. I’m sure Idaho potato farmers will be glad to know that spuds are finally getting the respect … more
The Bible gives us a wonderful verse on the Lord’s care for us as His children. Philippians 4:19 says, “My God shall supply all your need according to His riches in glory by Christ … more

In reading Thanksgiving poems, I came across this clever writing by Edgar A. Guest: “When turkey’s on the table lain, And good things I may scan, I’m thankful that I wasn’t … more
When the organist at St. Bernard Catholic Church died near Easter Sunday in 1942, the priest called Margy McCafferty’s mother. The church was searching for another organ player. Rev. Joseph … more
“We can learn that you shouldn’t rush Jesus, but put your faith in him,” says Taylor, 11. Also, we can learn that sometimes a good deed goes unnoticed, and that’s OK.” In the ancient … more
The Bible is full of verses reminding us to be thankful to the Lord. Let me share a few: “In every thing give thanks: for this is the will of God.” (1 Thessalonians 5:18); “Be … more
“Christmas is a birthday party,” says Ashley, age 11. “It’s Jesus’ birthday. At my church, we get a big birthday cake for Jesus.” Ashley, you’ve got it … more

Does your heart yearn for peace? Sometimes the hectic pace of Christmas brings about more weariness, conflict, loneliness and feelings of guilt than the joy promised us by the angels at … more
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