In This Issue

With the world situation the way it is, is it really the time for an issue on “success”? Absolutely! Read on to see how the guidance and insight in this issue may be just what you need to set yourself on the right path.

Activated Special Edition

The Bible lets us know that we can expect to go through some difficult times while we’re on this earth. The good news is that it also promises that we won’t have to go through them alone.

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From Jesus with love

Positive Perks

When life gets to be too much, when everything around you seems to be falling apart, when you feel that nothi… Read more

Unfailing Love

When you are troubled, when you are perplexed or confused, come to Me. Lay your head on My shoulder. Find you… Read more

My Father Sent Me

As My Father sent Me, so send I you. I send you out into a world of hurt and loss, pain and suffering, heartb… Read more

Personal accounts

Stress Busters

Thousands of pages have been written about the subject of stress, so I wonder if there’s really anything new … Read more

Growing Through Failure

It was the end of another long workday. In my first semester as an English as a Second Language (ESL) teacher… Read more

When at the Bottom of the Barrel

The other morning I read a passage from Acts, where Paul, in his farewell speech to the church of Ephesus, ta… Read more

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Points to ponder

Seize the Day!

One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are a… Read more

Success in Marriage

Lasting, genuine love is based on a more enduring foundation than mere fleshly gratification. It must be a… Read more

What Makes a Dad Great

Remember how the father [in the parable Jesus told of the prodigal son] acted when the boy returned home?1… Read more

Answers to Your Questions

Question: You say that God can and wants to turn my personal weaknesses into strong points. I’ve prayed for … Read more

Success with People

When Jesus preached the Sermon on the Mount,1 one of the most quoted orations of all time, He said, “Blessed … Read more

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