Special Words

Special Words

LeRoy Dais was a double brother to me. Our roots are in the same South Dakota wheat dirt. We attended country grade schools a few miles apart, attended church together every Sabbath (where we copied the Ten Commandments in German … Read the rest

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Remembering LeRoy Dais

Remembering LeRoy Dais

1935 – 2014

 

LeRoy Dais was born in Eureka, South Dakota, on May 16, 1935, to George and Mary Dais. He grew up on the farm with his five brothers and two sisters: Aaron, Walter, Calvin, Milbert, Alice (Meier), … Read the rest

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This Issue's Poet

This Issue’s Poet

Dell Klein (“Communion,” p. 26) has been published widely since 1985. Her publication credits include The Secret Place, Today’s Christian Woman, Upper Room, Keys for Kids, Pathways to God, and Anchor. She lives in … Read the rest

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Viewpoint: Grace and Truth Quest

Viewpoint: Grace and Truth Quest

What does John mean when he says the only begotten Son of the Father is “full of grace and truth” (1:14)?Read the rest

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Jesus Medley

Jesus Medley

Abundant Life

Jesus came so we could have life and have it more abundantly (John 10:10b). “I am the good shepherd,” He said (v. 14). The desire of all good shepherds is that their sheep have abundant life — good … Read the rest

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Wings

Wings

I have always wanted to fly. But I lack the wings.

I envy the birds and bees and butterflies that take no thought for gravity. That fundamental force that grounds me is no obstacle for them. With delightful freedom they … Read the rest

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This issue’s freelance writers

This issue’s freelance writers

Marion Duckworth (“How Can I Decide What’s Right?” p. 12) is an award-winning author of seventeen books and hundreds of articles. Her memoir, Naked on God’s Doorstep, was released in November 2007 (Multnomah Publishers). Marion has traveled widely as … Read the rest

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News from Sierra Leone

News from Sierra Leone

Dear Brethren in Christ,

Greetings from Calvary! The Church here in Sierra Leone wishes to thank the entire General Conference and IMC for standing by us in these difficult times. We want to share a brief story of our present … Read the rest

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Nahum: Historian or Prophet?

Nahum: Historian or Prophet?

The prophet Nahum wrote about the spectacular downfall of ancient Nineveh. His writings lend support to the Bible as an accurate historical source. The question is whether Nahum wrote only history or chillingly accurate prophecy.… Read the rest

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Heaven Is. . .

Heaven Is. . .

To many Christians, few themes are more precious than heaven, a topic in which fact and fiction are easily confused. Try to identify truth or myth in these four statements. The comments that follow each are our effort to help … Read the rest

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