God’s promises

In the book of Genesis, chapter 12, when Abraham was 75, God promised him descendants. And again in chapter 13. “Some time later,” in chapter 15, God promised him a son a …  »

My hand in God’s

In my quest to accomplish some of my goals and turn my dreams into reality, I’m currently in a position where things ahead seem quite bleak. There is little I can do to m …  »

More than conquerors

Have you ever stopped to ask yourself, “Why am I here in this life? What does it all mean to me personally?” This is a common question, especially when we’re going throug …  »

Bearing fruit

In my work as a missionary volunteer, it is important to me that I am “bearing fruit” and getting things done in spreading the gospel. But just like when one plants a pea …  »

Slay the dragon!

Throughout our lives, we encounter situations and opportunities that have potential to open new doors for our future. Sometimes, it’s very clear that God is opening a doo …  »

The art of flight

I am currently reading a book about the Wright Brothers, who are credited with inventing and building the world's first successful airplane and making the first controlle …  »

Focus on the goal

It’s one thing to dream of reaching a goal or accomplishing something. This is an important first step. For some, it may be the pursuit of a new endeavor. For others, it …  »

Help comes from the Lord

A missionary’s husband passed away at the age of 37, leaving her with seven children aged seven months to 14 years old. Her husband was in the process of emigrating from …  »

Keeping the spark

When I was a child I remember bursting into tears when thinking of my parents growing old. I loved them so much, and just the thought that one day they could lose some ha …  »

Hold on

Do not give up! Do not let go! Hold on to Me because I love you. Hold on to My Word, which gives courage, strength, faith, hope, life, and power, even where there is none …  »