Monthly Archives: June 2016

WHY Pray for the Courts? – Part 2

Daphne was standing in the hall of the local courthouse holding her Bible.  She was wearing her  Pray for the Courts  badge when a man came up.   “Are you here to pray that God will rain down fire from heaven … Continue reading

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Pray for the Courts – Part 1

A courthouse can be a place of horrific emotion and stress. There is an attorney in our community whose staff members pray daily for their firm’s clients.  That attorney began to dream of a company of prayer warriors deployed daily … Continue reading

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Come With Me To Bible Study!

I began walking with a new neighbor, Anne-Marie.  On our second walk I invited her to Bible study. She said she’d never been to a Bible study before, but perhaps it might be good for her. Three days later she … Continue reading

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My Cousin’s True Love

Allow me to introduce my cousin Jon and his wife Lauri, whom he laid to rest yesterday.  This couple’s love for Jesus was evident in their lives and in their love for others. They raised four loving and devoted children, … Continue reading

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It’s BAD!

I was standing near the jewelry counter when a young man called out to his friend, “Hey! Come and look at this watch!  It’s BAD!” His friend hurried to look. He agreed it was a “bad” watch! I was curious. … Continue reading

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Mailbox Club? Good News Club? Both!

Every year, over a thousand children hear the story of Jesus at our local county fair. Of those who hear the message, hundreds will choose to follow Him with their lives. Unfortunately, many of these kids are unchurched—they don’t have … Continue reading

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Would You Like Something to Read?

Often when I leave the juvenile facility there’ll be a woman sitting in the waiting room alone.  She’s waiting to pick up a son or daughter scheduled to be released. Usually there’s nothing to read and she sits quietly and … Continue reading

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How Do I Share Christ?

Many Christians have never led anyone to Christ.  How tragic! The church where I fellowship has a strong vision for evangelism. We recognize one purpose of the church is “to equip the saints for the work of ministry, for building … Continue reading

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The Little Red Schoolhouse at the Fair

I’ve been volunteering at the county fair for years.  I usually work 2-3 shifts telling Bible stories to the children who come to The Little Red Schoolhouse, a ministry of Child Evangelism Fellowship. CEF has been an established ministry at … Continue reading

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Teens Watching BAD Movie

Once when our kids were in high school, we attended a party with other families.               Nice people, but I felt we were the only ones there who were followers of Jesus. About eight … Continue reading

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