Devotionals

The Pathway to Humility

The Pathway to Humility

“He humbled you, causing you to hunger and then feeding you with manna, which neither you nor your ancestors had known, to teach you that man does not live on bread alone but on every word that comes from the mouth of the LORD.” Deuteronomy 8:3 (NIV)..

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The Pathway to Humility

The Pathway to Humility

“He humbled you, causing you to hunger and then feeding you with manna, which neither you nor your ancestors had known, to teach you that man does not live on bread alone but on every word that comes from the mouth of the LORD.” Deuteronomy 8:3 (NIV)..

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How to Love Your Ideological Enemy

How to Love Your Ideological Enemy

If hospitality is a model for discipleship, then we need both open doors and clear boundaries.

#AmplifyWomen is a two-month-long series running on CT Women, designed to generate a new conversation about women’s leadership and discipleship. Last week..

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Is the Common Cup Still Relevant Today?

Is the Common Cup Still Relevant Today?

The Roman formula is for the faithful to receive the bread and for the priest to drink the wine.

I sat in the church where Martin Luther preached some 2,000 sermons, imagining the impact his short life had on the world. Sitting in a pew, taking in t..

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Finding a spokesperson for persecuted Christians

Finding a spokesperson for persecuted Christians

USA (MNN) — Pew Research Center reports that 74 percent of the world’s population lives in countries that restrict, persecute, and show outright hostility towards religious groups.

Numbers like these pushed Senators James Lankford and Chris Coons t..

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Gospel translation for Thai Sign Language

Gospel translation for Thai Sign Language

Thailand (MNN) — Teamwork is essential to completing the Great Commission. This is obvious in the joint work mission groups are doing to reach the Deaf communities around the globe. The truth is, when you look at the history of the Church making the ..

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Summit brings leaders together to advocate for persecuted Church

Summit brings leaders together to advocate for persecuted Church

North America (MNN) — Over 600 Christian leaders from 130 countries converged in Washington, D.C. last week to highlight the plight of the persecuted Church around the globe. The World Summit in Defense of Persecuted Christians ran from May 10-13 and..

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Living Simply— Yet Focused

Living Simply— Yet Focused

“Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow: they neither toil nor spin”— they simply are! Think of the sea, the air, the sun, the stars, and the moon— all of these simply are as well— yet what a ministry and service they render on our behalf! S..

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True Love Does Exist

True Love Does Exist

“The one who does not love does not know God, for God is love.” 1 John 4:8 (NASB)

True love: quite possibly the most beautiful, powerful, amazing, confusing, misapplied, and overused words ever spoken.

We’ve witnessed our fair share of fiery roman..

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The Precarious Task of Praying with Presidents in a Media Age

The Precarious Task of Praying with Presidents in a Media Age

With the whole world watching, spiritual advisers face new challenges.

President Harry Truman was furious. Billy Graham had revealed the content of their private conversation to the media, going so far as to perform a “reenactment” of their prayer t..

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