A conversation with Debora, a Christian aid worker who is at ground zero of the earthquake in Turkey. ‘There is destruction, but also hope’, she says.
Deuteronomy never lets us settle for an outward conformity. In relationship with God the core issue must be the heart.
When trouble comes, the preacher gets to point people to God’s Word to find the comfort and to stir the response of faith that is needed.
With no visitors allowed, we found ourselves ‘being church’, filling the gap where other clergy from the community were unable to visit their church members. By Katie McClure.
God created us with an incredible set of emotions to help drive us through the challenges of life, but He never intended us to travel that path alone.
More than 40 million people used Bible reading apps and websites, sharing around 15 million verses on Easter Sunday.
I ask the Lord - who bore our griefs and pains - to erase the scars of the wounds and the pain of our Nigerian girl. And to show her that, for him and for all of us, she is a precious stone.
Although it’s licit and appropriate to enjoy what we have, it’s not if we do so at the expense of the One who gave it to us, and less so if we sacrifice His call for our own.