How to know you have eternal life

H. A. Ironside was once speaking with an elderly man who told him that he wanted to be sure of his salvation in Jesus Christ. So Ironside asked him…

Read More

How to give with a cheerful heart

A pastor once recounted how, as a child, his mother sent him to pick a quart of raspberries. Reluctantly he dragged himself to the berry patch. His afternoon was ruined…

Read More

The importance of sharing life lessons with others

In the book ‘Live and Learn and Pass It On’, H. Jackson Brown, Jr., recounted some of the life lessons people of different ages said they’d learned. Here are a few he collected…

Read More

The key to overcoming loneliness

Everyone, at some point in life, experiences loneliness. In his book ‘Facing Loneliness’, J. Oswald Sanders writes, “The round of pleasure or the amassing of wealth are but vain attempts…”

Read More

Glorifying God in every aspect of life

You may be surprised to know that throughout his or her lifetime, the average American…

Read More

Being truthful even when it’s not easy

Lon Grammer claimed some impressive credentials at Yale University. He was a very popular student, playing rugby while earning a 3.9 grade point average. But a just a month before…

Read More

Imitating Christ’s example of humility

It was February 15, 1921. In the operating room of the Kane Summit Hospital, a doctor was performing an appendectomy. In many ways, the events leading to the surgery were uneventful…

Read More

Having confidence in your status in Christ Jesus

A man had a friend who was a highly decorated Air Force officer. One day, the officer decided to give him a tour of the Air Force base. As they were approaching the front gate…

Read More

How to avoid spiritual distractions

A tale is told of a gifted bloodhound in England that started a hunt by chasing a full-grown male deer. During the chase, a fox crossed his path, so he began to chase the fox…

Read More

How to live above the ordinary year-round

A Massachusetts lottery ad appeared in a newspaper several years ago. Here’s how it read…

Read More