The Fellowship of the Holy Spirit

By Shane Raynor
Remember the three backwoodsmen from the 1980's TV show Newhart? These guys were brothers, and whenever they'd enter a scene, one would announce, "Hi, I'm Larry; this is my… read more

Worship for Kids: December 1, 2013

By Carolyn C. Brown
From a Child's Point of View Old Testament: Isaiah 2:1-5. On television and in newspaper photographs, children see the gruesome results and reality of wars and struggles between… read more

A View from Above

By Mike Childress
Isaiah 2:1-5 This time of year is a real mixed bag. Advent and Christmas can be very difficult for some people. Depression and suicide increase more than any other time of year… read more

Camouflage and Christ

By Tricia Brown
"Therefore, imitate God like dearly loved children." Ephesians 5:1 A few days ago, my nine-year-old son came to me with a rather unusual request, unusual for him anyway. He said… read more

The Discipline of Living Sacramentally

By Mihee Kim-Kort
Sometime during college I came across Richard Foster's Devotional Classics—a neat collection of writings that focus on various spiritual disciplines. It was a welcome change … read more

Sudafed Christianity

By Shane Raynor
A couple of years ago, I was dealing with a nasty cold, so I headed to my friendly neighborhood Walgreens for some Sudafed. This had been my over-the-counter decongestant of… read more

Communion of Saints

By Katie Shockley
What Is the Communion of Saints? When we gather in worship, we praise God with believers we cannot see. When we celebrate Holy Communion, we feast with past, present, and future… read more

Embracing the Day Camp Model

By Brad Lyons
At Heartland Center, Camp Director Michael Megraw knows their mission clearly focuses on their overnight camp. To achieve this mission, he and his team spend a lot of time and… read more

Now That You're a Parent

By Gayle Peterson, Sally Sharpe
My best friend had her baby a few months before I had my son. While I was in the hospital, she called and said, "Congratulations! Isn't it wonderful being a mother!" I didn't know … read more

Worship for Kids: November 24, 2013

By Carolyn C. Brown
From a Child's Point of View Old Testament: Jeremiah 23:1-6. On Christ the King Sunday, the key to this text is Jeremiah's comparison of the nation's king and its leaders to… read more

Understanding and Overcoming the Challenges to Successful Outdoor Ministry

By Lee Yates
No one would deny how fast life is changing in the 21st century. Education and churches have raced to keep up, with many ministries struggling to find their place in the new… read more

Warehouse Blessings

By Babbie Mason
It was an exciting day. My friend, who had just produced her first motion picture, had planned a big premiere at her home church and Charles (my husband) and I were invited to… read more
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