In This Issue

If you feel like you’re peering ahead into an impenetrable wall of unknowns, this issue may help you make sense of the options and find your way.

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From Jesus with love

A Reshaped Vessel

The cares of this life and its many burdens and worries can easily distract you from your close fellowship ... Read more

The Real Thing

I am not a fabrication, a figment of the imagination, or a fable. I am real—and I am what you need. I can g... Read more

Make Your Good Better and Your Better Best

I’m in the business of helping you take the good things in your life and improve them, making them even ... Read more

Personal accounts

The Purpose

It was summer and I was on a youth mission trip on the northern coast of Poland. As our trip came to a clos... Read more

Fog Rising

I have such a clear memory of it. I woke up early on a summer morning and looked outside to see only white.... Read more

God’s Dominoes

A few years ago my life changed, and not in a small way. There were so many changes at once. It was quite o... Read more

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Points to ponder

Christmas Thoughts

It is Christmas every time you let God love others through you. Yes, it is Christmas every time you smil... Read more


An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity; a pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity. —S... Read more

The Anchor

This hope we have as an anchor of the soul, both sure and steadfast.—Hebrews 6:19 We have someone in... Read more

Answers to Your Questions

Question: I’ve been happier than ever since finding Jesus, but my life still isn’t perfect and sometimes i... Read more

Success with People

When I was a teenager, I thought I knew it all. I was full of insecurities, but I was also full of opini... Read more

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