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4 Directions for a Healthy Christian Life

A young man was called to pastor a large church in Philadelphia. After his first sermon, a man from the congregation approached him. “You’re pretty young to be pastor of this church,” he said. “But you preach the Gospel, and I’m...
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God’s Blueprint for Christians in the Workplace

In the Welch countryside was a church that had been growing steadily for the past several years. The pastor, of course, was very pleased with the growth, but he had a suspicion that it was not everything that could be if more people were faithful to share...
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The Christian Family

George Whitefield, the famous evangelist, once stayed at the Edwards home for a few days. After his visit he wrote that, “A sweeter couple I have not yet seen.” And also added that Sarah Edwards was such a beautiful example of a godly wife it renewed...
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Love – The Key to Every Christian Virtue

Nearly 500 years ago, a soldier was sentenced to death by a firing squad for his crimes. The sentence was to be carried out at the ringing of the evening curfew bell. Anxiously the prisoner waited for the bell – time crept along more slowly than ever...
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Which Coat Will You Wear Today?

If you had a car with a bad engine and took it to the shop for a new one, would you expect it to run poorly on your way home? If it did, you would probably suspect that the shop had only cleaned the old engine. The same is true in a Christian’s life....
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How a Christian Treats Sin

Can you imagine being a 12 year old boy and being invited to go hunting with the men of your small town? For Jim it was exhilarating. He couldn’t wait to go and be one of the men finding food for their poor town. Part way through the morning, one of...
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What Does It Look Like to Be Risen with Christ?

A little girl received a letter from the King that told her He had adopted her as His daughter. She was to journey to the palace which was now her home. Along the way she had specific instructions He had given her to follow. Most of her neighbors laughed...
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The True Freedom of a Christian

Over four centuries ago a young monk named Martin Luther was zealously seeking peace with God. He followed every rule of his monastery, and turned to punishing his body through starvation, beatings, and hard labor seeking to kill his sin nature and earn...
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The 4 Ways Christians have Victory over Sin

When the costly battle of Iwo Jima was won, there were still around 3,000 Japanese troops on the island. The island was won, there was no possibility of Allied defeat, yet the fighting continued for days. In fact, the last Japanese soldier surrendered...
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The Minister’s Role

In the mid nineteenth century, Korea was closed to foreigners on pain of death. But Robert Thomas felt that even a closed border should not keep out the gospel. Once he tried to visit Korea without success. But a year later, he found an American who planned...
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