(Written on February 20, 2002) John Walker Lindh, the “American Taliban,” was indicted recently for conspiring to kill Americans, aiding two terrorist groups, and for supplying services to the Taliban. His father, Frank Walker has been..
Last year, in one of our Kiwanis meetings, we were given a quiz about the Declaration of Independence. We were asked to name just four of the guys who originally signed the document. The only name I could think of was John Hancock!
We celebrated the birth of Jesus a few weeks ago, and it seems that more and more every year the focus is taken off the real meaning of Christmas, the birth of the Christ Child, and put on money and material things. There are ads on television..
As you start this New Year, let these verses sink deep into your heart. Many times it seems like we have been praying for our children and loved ones for years. Even if we only prayed one day for our children, He has a thousand years to answer the prayer.
This past year has brought many changes in my life. First, there was a move three states away in order to start a new chapter in ministry in my life. Then came a challenge over where God was leading from there..
I never read the story of the birth of Jesus without getting tears in my eyes and a lump in my throat. When I think about the King of Kings and Lord of Lords leaving His Father and His home to come to earth knowing in advance that..
Once again this month, believers everywhere will celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ, God’s ultimate expression of love for the human race. Yes, Jesus is God’s love given to us in flesh and bone; Jesus is God in human form..
Over the Christmas holidays, many of us have probably received Christmas letters from friends and family. These letters traditionally provide a snapshot of all the previous years' activities and achievements..
The other night I heard the song by Steppenwolf, Born to Be Wild. It brought back memories of Junior High and High School - that song had legs! When it came on the radio, my friends and I turned the volume up, and da-da-da'd through the verses..
No matter what the courts say, no matter how we’re greeted at stores during this season, we can still celebrate Christmas. For believers, this isn’t just another holiday. It’s the commemoration of a momentous, world-changing event..
“Ho, every one that thirsteth, come ye to the waters, and he that hath no money; come ye, buy, and eat; yea, come, buy wine and milk without money and without price. Wherefore do ye spend money for that which is not bread? and your labour for that which s