Category: Our Walk with God

Back to School for the Glory of God

When I was in school, summer vacation always went too fast. Somehow three months off felt like only three weeks, and suddenly I found myself...

When the Bible Isn’t Boring Anymore

“My sheep hear My voice, and I know them, and they follow Me.” -John 10:27 Jesus Christ knows His sheep, and His sheep know Him (John 10:14)....

The Man Who Would Not Read His Bible

He could read it, but he didn’t. Clifford Averill Foster went to Earl Buel Grade School in Drane County. He learned to read like all...

The Difference Between Moths and Cockroaches (The Anatomy and Importance of Desire)

What is it that you want the most? What are you irresistibly drawn to? What do you prefer over everything else?...

Seek and You Will Find: The Investigative Spirit that Leads to Salvation

Once, when a large crowd was present, Jesus told a parable about a sower sowing seed (Luke 8:4-8). He explained that...

Man Killed by Armed Bird at Cockfight. . . and other illustrations of the nearness of your death

You’ve done it a time or two yourself—that is, you’ve planned, or at least speculated...

How to Grow Your Church Numerically

The early church grew in numbers. “…there were added that day about three thousand souls” (Acts 2:41). “And the Lord added to their number day by day...

Soothing Poison

The Seductive Old Lie of the New False ProphetNear my home in the heart of America, outside a quaint church building where Christianity is supposedly represented, stands a sign that says,...

Suffering Evangelism

If you had tuberculosis, what would you do? Doug Nichols is the Founder and International Director Emeritus of Action International Ministries. While serving as a missionary in India in 1967, he...