In a well-known parable, a storm hits a small town, which is quickly flooded. As the waters rise, the local preacher kneels in pra... »
At an art contest on the theme of peace, most of the competitors contributed tranquil scenes of lazy days in the countryside, wher... »
One day, somebody asked Jesus to arbitrate in a legal dispute between him and his brother. Jesus wasn’t interested in getting invo... »
There’s a common misconception that the Cape of Good Hope lies at the southern tip of the African continent. In reality, the point... »
“A certain man went down from Jerusalem to Jericho, and fell among thieves, who stripped him of his clothing, wounded him, and dep... »
Everyone experiences some very difficult times of testing at different points in their lives. Maybe you’re in... »
In Philippians 4:6–7, the apostle Paul instructs the believers: “Do not be anxious about anything, but in ever... »
We can go through life and miss some of the things that God is trying to teach us if we don’t intentionally se... »
Have you ever wondered what happens to you after you die? What’s in store for you when you get to the “other s... »
I was cold. Having to get out of my nice, warm bed early on a brisk morning didn’t seem like an ideal way to s... »
When seeking Jesus for encouragement for any difficulties that you (or one of your friends or loved ones) may... »
I can see the questions that have come up in your mind since things don’t seem to be going as smoothly as you...
The pilgrimage of the Christian life is a continual climb upward. There are small plateaus where you are able...
Remember what was said about the woman in the Bible, “She did what she could.”[[Mark 14:8 NIV]] Likewise, just...
I pour forth My love constantly, without end, but how much you see and feel My love depends on your faith—how...
An abalone is a shellfish that sticks to rocks in coastal waters. It’s a gastropod, which means that its stoma... »
There is a beautiful stained glass window in the historic Wesley’s Chapel in London, inscribed with these word... »
When our family moved to a new country for my husband’s work, we heard distressing stories about the process t... »
In Psalm 27 we read that King David considered it his principal joy to be able to gaze on the beauty of God in... »
Have you ever had a cake that was more frosting or fondant than cake itself? When I encounter a cake like that... »
Most of us struggle with negative thinking at some point in our lives. We put ourselves down for real or imagi... »