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The Bible tells us the story of a woman who is famous for giving everything she had, even though she was a widow. Her testimony tells us the meaning of true giving.
The Bible tells us the story of a woman who is famous for giving everything she had. Her testimony tells us the meaning of true giving.
As the result of my upbringing and first marriage, I tried to be perfect to earn love. I looked to others for affirmation because I did not have a sense of my own value.
Families are the building blocks of society. For many centuries and generations, it has been rightly observed by religious and secular leaders alike that how the family goes, so go neighborhoods, nations and the world.
Psalm 91 is a Bible passage with deep and personal meaning for me. It reads: “Whoever dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty. I will say of the Lord, ‘He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust’“ (Ps. 91:1–2, NIV). But what does it mean to live in the shelter of God’s care?
King Solomon was known for his wisdom and fair judgments. In one famous story, two women appeared before him, each claiming to be the mother of a baby.
“It is fun but challenging to have the steering wheel on the wrong side!” I exclaimed as I was driving down the motorway from London to Lutterworth through many roundabouts.
Editorial by Ruth Nino
Sometimes in life, God will have us accomplish something that, in our eyes, seems humanly impossible, yet in His eyes, more than possible. In Exodus, God sent Moses to Pharaoh to bring His people out of Egypt. Not prepared for the task, Moses asked God, “Who am I that I should go to Pharaoh?” (3:11, NIV).
Does knowing how a story ends spark an interest in reading a book from cover to cover to discover why it ends the way it does? If not, what if we are referring to the Book?
As I read Jesus’ words in John 14:1, “Let not your heart be troubled” (NKJV), I cannot stop thinking about my 2-year-old granddaughter, Catalina, who was recently diagnosed with leukemia.