JOSEPH: A BURDENED LIFE

This blog has been contributed by a tentmaker in the Middle East. Every year in December I re-study the Christmas story. Every year, the LORD shows me something in greater depth than I have ever seen it before, and it never disappoints. This year, I received deeper...

WHAT ARE WE TEACHING OUR KIDS?

This post is contributed by a B4T worker in the Middle East. This morning I was reading Proverbs 11, as part of my every summer study of the book. As always, different verses stick out to me each time I go through this precious gem of a book. Riches do not profit in...

I DON’T CARE IF YOU ARE HAPPY

The following is taken from a paper a friend gave me. It is written by Bart Compolo and is worth giving it a second thought. Note that I don’t care if you are happy. Why? We live in a radically un-Christian society, with a value system that is practically the...

OBEDIENCE OR RESULTS?

A man was sleeping one night in his cabin when suddenly his room filled with light, and God appeared. The Lord told the man he had work for him to do and showed him a large rock in front of his cabin. The Lord explained that the man was to push against the rock with...

A LESSON ABOUT MOTHERS

As it was Mother’s Day yesterday, I thought this reminder is worth repeating. After 21 years of marriage, my wife wanted me to take another woman out to dinner and a movie. She said “I love you but I know this other woman loves you and would love to spend...