Few will dispute that a man named Jesus lived some two thousand years ago and that He was an amazing teacher who changed the world forever. What separates Him from other good men is the audacious claim that He was … Read the rest
The Bible says that everyone is born with the condemnation of the first sin of Adam and Eve. Every one of us confirms this condemnation through our own sins: (Romans 3:23; Isaiah 59:2). Without a Savior, and without an intercessor, … Read the rest
The John 4 story of the woman at the well is a favorite because it shows Jesus’ compassion. It also shows the change that can happen when someone encounters Jesus and how she fits into God’s plan to spread the … Read the rest
It’s at the heart of all the good fairy tales. Take Sleeping Beauty, for instance, who lay under the curse of sleep until revived by the handsome prince. Ariel had to receive the “kiss of true love” from Eric in … Read the rest
So many times I felt Your call but didn’t want to close the gap. I wasn’t ready to make a step that would lead into Your presence. In my childhood I loved to contemplate the beauty of nature. I knew … Read the rest
Read and consider John 20:11-16. In this scene Mary went to Christ’s gravesite and was told He was not there. A moment of terror must have come upon her — like an out-of-body experience — and she became oblivious to … Read the rest
On December 5, 2013, SHINE ministry director Ernesto Frausto and four other brethren visited the social rehabilitation center in Cuauhtémoc, Chihuahua, Mexico, to take the Word of God to the inmates of this prison.
Entering the place was done with … Read the rest
Greetings in Jesus’ name. I thank the Lord so much for this opportunity to share with the world my experience during the Africa Zone 5 convention held at Omoku, Rivers State in Nigeria.
First, I thank the Lord for His … Read the rest
Pioneer Missionary Training
I am so thankful I could attend PMT 2013 in Villahermosa, Tabasco, Mexico. My son Colby attended this mission as well, making it an even more incredible and rewarding time for me. God poured … Read the rest
T. A. Huggins (“The Infant Model,” p. 21) is a retired science instructor. Her articles have appeared in The Gem, Gems of Truth, Evangel-IN, Light and Life, and other publications. T. A. has also published devotionals … Read the rest