BOOK REVIEW: A Walk Across America

This week’s book review is from A Walk Across America by Peter Jenkins. Download a pdf of the review here or click on the picture below. You can purchase the book here for a limited time for only $8.50 including shipping.   If you are not subscribed to our email newsletter, you can do so… Read more »

An Amazing Story of Salvation

Pictured are Mr. and Mrs. Joe Mwale.  How our church came in contact with them is an interesting story of God’s providence. The Mwales live in Lusaka, Zambia.  Joe is 76 years old (which is quite old for a Zambian).  They came to the States to visit some of their children who live in the… Read more »

Obedience – The Pathway of Blessing

There is a story of the mother who shouted up the stairs for her son to come for dinner.   There was no response. So she shouted again. Again, no response. She shouted a third time with anger in her voice, and the son came running down the stairs.  When asked why he did not respond… Read more »

The Lost Art of Kindness

“For I say, through the grace given unto me, to every man that is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think; but to think soberly, according as God hath dealt to every man the measure of faith” (Romans 12:3). “Be kindly affectioned one to another with brotherly love;… Read more »

Biblical Hospitality

“Distributing to the necessity of saints; given to hospitality” (Romans 12:13). “And above all things have fervent charity among yourselves: for charity shall cover the multitude of sins. Use hospitality one to another without grudging. As every man hath received the gift, even so minister the same one to another, as good stewards of the… Read more »

The Power of Words

Speech can be misunderstood. Here are a few examples when translation became humorous. These are signs (translated into English) seen in other countries: 1. In a Denmark airline office: “We take your bags and send them in all directions.” 2. On the door of a Moscow hotel room: “If this is your first visit to… Read more »

“Whatever Works Is Right”—The Danger of Pragmatism

Ideas have consequences. You and I are often influenced unknowingly by various philosophies and ideologies. One faulty worldview that subtly impacts the lives of many Christians is pragmatism. Many church members have embraced this philosophy, and may have been led into this way of thinking by preachers of today and the recent past. In a… Read more »

The Path to Restoration

One of my favorite Biblical descriptions of a pastor is shepherd, an analogy that Scripture frequently uses. For instance, Ezekiel 34 pictures those caring for a “flock of people” as shepherds. Consider the following passage and notice the imagery: “And the word of the LORD came unto me, saying, Son of man, prophesy against the… Read more »