CHRISTMAS IS COMING

I remember, as a small boy, setting out a piece of cake and glass of milk for Santa.  I was thrilled the next day to find the cake half eaten and the milk all gone, proving Santa had really come.  It is a tradition we have not kept with our own children as we did not...

PRAISE AND THANKS

O that men would praise the Lord for his goodness, and for his wonderful works to the children of men. Psalms 107:8 As we celebrate THANKSGIVING, let us focus on the Father and not on the food or even the fellowship.   May we strive to complain less and praise Him...

A WORD FROM A B4T COACH

The following is submitted by a B4T coach. Occasionally God challenges foundational beliefs that I hold. I’m sharing one of those instances below.  But first a little about me:  I help people buy and sell businesses in the franchise industry. Typically, those...

KIDNAPPED! COUNTING THE COST

Last week Phillip Walton was kidnapped by a gang of Muslims in Niger and held for ransom. This gang had been terrorizing families in the region for at least one year. U.S. Navy Seals killed the 6 Muslims who held Phillip and safely rescued him. Here’s another...

PUT NOT YOUR TRUST IN PRINCES

The following is contributed by a worker in the Arab world. Psalm 146 Praise the Lord! Praise the Lord, O my soul!2 I will praise the Lord as long as I live; I will sing praises to my God while I have my being.3 Put not your trust in princes, in a son of man, in whom...