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Editor’s Introduction

A well-known story tells of a man who was walking along a beach at sunset and noticed a young boy in the distance who kept bending... »

A changeless God in a changi...

Editor’s Introduction

One thing that seems set in stone is that most things don’t stay the same over time. Many people are conflicted about that. On the... »

A love story

Editor’s Introduction

In the Bible, God often uses metaphors or word pictures to describe our relationship with Him; for example, a shepherd and sheep,... »

Why suffering

Editor’s Introduction

Most people try not to think about it more than they have to, but there's no denying it: There's a lot of suffering in the world.... »

The plan

Editor’s Introduction

Perhaps you’ve heard the story of a young man who makes a million-dollar mistake in his company and is overwhelmed with stress and... »

From Jesus with Love

The source of joy

From Jesus with Love

When you accept Me into your life and come to know Me, you come to experience profound and intense happiness.... »

Changing times

From Jesus with Love

My love will never leave you; you will never lose it, and it will never diminish. Rest in My love, for in My a... »

Meet Me in the morning

From Jesus with Love

You do well to take time with Me first thing in the morning, for without Me, you wouldn’t go far. I am wisdom,... »

The sanctuary

From Jesus with Love

I see your struggles and hear your calls for help. When you feel all alone, I am with you. I feel your heartac... »

Personal Accounts

A channel

Personal Accounts

I walked slowly into Japanese Conversation class and plopped wearily into my usual seat. In the last semester... »

Tree planters

Personal Accounts

For several years, I was part of a theater group that often performed the inspiring allegorical tale “The Man... »

No regrets

Personal Accounts

One Monday morning, about an hour into the workday, I checked my emails. “Sad” was the subject heading of a pe... »

Your little light

Personal Accounts

One Friday evening a few weeks ago, my husband and I decided to set out some lounge chairs in our driveway and... »

Sharing your faith

Personal Accounts

Sharing our faith is something that many of us feel we should do but sometimes don’t know where to start. Here... »

Love takes time

Personal Accounts

My husband and I were traveling home after a long weekend away with our family. Our daughters were peacefully... »