Thankfulness for God’s hidden workings
A Thanksgiving Devotional — “Fourteen Lepers” By Larry Steen The story of the ten lepers healed by Jesus in Luke
FIRST-PERSON: A picture of godly encouragement
FIRST-PERSON: A picture of godly encouragement by Matthew Hall LOUISVILLE, Ky. (BP) — If you’ve ever been in the wilderness,
Thankfulness: Antidote for Pride
By John Gauger King M., Mithridates the Great, ruled in northern Turkey from 120 to 63 BC. He worried greatly
FIRST-PERSON: Enter the narrow door
by Susan Lafferty RICHMOND, Va. (BP) — The question lingers through the centuries. Around the world. In religious gatherings. And
Disability, race, and poverty: Is there a connection?
By Tom Stolle Imagine this family: A child with nonverbal autism and other associated disabilities. The child begins violently assaulting
Gay Girl Good God: Jackie Hill Perry Interview
Jackie Hill Perry, a hip-hop artist and poet and now author, from St. Louis, recently opened her heart, sharing some
FATHER’S DAY: Advice from Dad
By Lee Clamp COLUMBIA, S.C. (BP) — “I already know, Dad.” I had my doubts over the confidence that my
FATHER’S DAY: Rise up, O men of God
By Jim Richards GRAPEVINE, Texas (BP) — This Father’s Day is a little more special. Our son is now a
Pastor-To-Pastor: Rick Hancock
Taking the Gospel to the World Again Let’s dance! Pastors, you and I have been to enough wedding receptions to
Perspective: Kevin Smith
ENCOURAGING MINISTERS Our Church Services staff provides service to our 500+ churches in three broad areas: • Pastoral Support, •
Perspective: Michael Trammell
KEEP PREACHING EASTER Dear pastor friend, I know you have just preached the resurrection of Christ in your pulpit. That
Perspective | Dr. Kevin Smith: Strengthening the Churches
“He [Paul] traveled through Syria and Cilicia, strengthening the churches … Not to mention other things, there is the daily