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Pray as if Everything Depends on Prayer

Pray as if Everything Depends on Prayer

The missionaries at a certain Chinese mission were ordered by the British legation to leave Sanyuan because of the dangers from conflicting soldiery. “Carts were ordered, & all was ready to start the next day. Then it came over the missionaries that it would be dishonoring God to go to a place of safety, leaving […]

The Innocence of a Little Child

The Innocence of a Little Child

He pried Erik from his chest—unwillingly, longingly, as though he were in pain. I received my baby, and the man said, “God bless you, ma’am. You’ve given me my Christmas gift.” Read this beautiful story about a child’s unconditional, nonjudgmental love. Do not judge by appearances, but judge with right judgment.—John 7:24 ESV We were […]

You Never Loose by Giving

You Never Loose by Giving

The old German shoemaker had just sent his boy with a basket of garden stuff and fresh bread to a poor widow. He worked hard at his trade and cultivated his little garden patch, yet nothing was more common in his life than some such deed as this. “How can you afford to give so […]

When the Storms of Life Are Raging

When the Storms of Life Are Raging

A maker of violins searched all his life for wood that would serve for making violins with a certain beautiful and haunting resonance. At last he succeeded when he came into possession of wood gathered from the timberline, the last stand of the trees of the Rockies, 12,000 feet above sea level. Up there where […]

Little Things, Big Impact

Little Things, Big Impact

A ship once wrecked on the Irish coast. The captain was a careful one. Nor had the weather been of so severe a kind to explain the wide distance the ship had swerved from her course. The ship went down, but so much interest was attached to the disaster that a diver was sent down. […]

3 Treasure Troves

3 Treasure Troves

Guest Contribution by Mary Fontane, October 15, 2012: I asked myself recently what keeps me steady in times of crisis. What keeps me from giving up and saying, “I don’t want to keep trying,” “I don’t want to give so much,” “I don’t want to care anymore,” “I don’t want my heart broken anymore,” “This burden is […]

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