The Purpose of Faith

The Purpose of Faith By Donald R.Ramsey The world today is indeed a very confusing place. It seems that there is no end to competing claims of truth and authority while at the same time one is subjected to an endless stream of counter claims and questions of every sort–the goal of which appears simply […]

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7 Spiritual Habits that Reduce Stress

Some people have called stress the “new normal.” A quick look at the stats seem to support this. A 2012 study at Carnegie Mellon University reports that stress levels were up between 10 to 30 percent over the past 30 years. Among women and young people, those stats were particularly disconcerting. Does the Bible offer […]

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The Agitator

Does anyone know what that piece in the middle of the washer is called? The part in the middle that moves back and forth and shakes the clothes back and forth? What is that called? I’m going to call it an Agitator…. What is the purpose of the Agitator? As far as I can tell, […]

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BY LIFE OR BY DEATH

John Piper, in his book, Future Grace, reprinted a letter by Carl Lundquist, former president of Bethel College and Seminary. In 1988, the doctors told him he had a rare form of cancer called mycosis fungoides, which invaded the skin over his entire body and ended his life three years later. He wrote this letter […]

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Twigs

Scripture: Ezekiel 17:3b “A great eagle with broad wings full of many-colored feathers came to Lebanon. He took hold of the highest branch of a cedar tree” “Twigs” written by Chris Harken from Maple Grove, Minnesota USA A female eagle has an interesting way of picking a mate. She will pick up a twig and […]

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