It’s good for churches to regularly evaluate their ministry. One way they can do this is by examining the experience of the ancient Hebrews as portrayed in Moses’s words in Exodus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy. The analogies can be remarkable! After the Hebrews’ exodus from Egyptian slavery, they crossed the Red Sea and began the journey to Canaan. But in Numbers 11:1-6, the people longed for Egypt or at least a change in diet!
|Part 1||May 16, 2013|
|Part 2||May 17, 2013|
|Part 3||May 20, 2013|
One Minute Message
It takes courage to stand against the crowd and speak the truth. Sometimes it isn’t easy, and it can be isolating and lonely. But that’s how God shapes our character—when we depend solely on Him for our strength.
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INSIGHTS MAGAZINE CANADA
by Chuck Swindoll
If you are graduating soon, good for you! Graduation represents finishing…something most folks find hard to do. To broaden the words of the great Apostle Paul, you have “finished the course.” I, among many others, am proud of you. I congratulate you. Your IQ and your GPA do not interest me nearly as much as your gumption to hang in there to the end. You have my respect.Read Full Article >
by Robyn Roste
A couple months ago I decided I wanted to become a morning person.
After years of battling my alarm clock and dragging myself out of bed I finally had enough. Weary from the prolonged war I proposed a truce.
But I didn't want to be grumpy about losing the battle. Instead I wanted to wake up each morning and leap out of bed like it was the thing I wanted to do most.Read Full Article >
by Phil Callaway
A friend of mine loves to tell me jokes. He says, “Don't run behind a car, you'll get exhausted. What do you call cheese that isn't yours? Nacho cheese.” Did you get it? Me neither.
He finds acronyms funny. Here are some that seniors use when they text: GOML (Get Off My Lawn). BTW (Bring The Wheelchair). LMDO (Laughing My Dentures Out).Read Full Article >
by Dr. Terry Boyle
In Paul's letter to the church at Philippi joy is one of the main themes, along with perseverance and hope. These make Philippians one of the best-loved of the New Testament letters. Quarrels don't readily spring to mind. But chapter four specifically names two women who were at odds. Paul names them, and recruits help to work things out between them:Read Full Article >
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