A Time for Every Season

The wisdom of King Solomon is well-known historically and is evident through his writings. He asked God for an endowment of wisdom, and God graciously and generously entrusted Solomon with that gift. We’re the beneficiaries.
Solomon presents a realistic, profound and biblical perspective of life “under heaven.” Consider his message in Ecclesiastes 3: “For everything there [...]

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The Message of Easter

No human mind could have ever conceived of the gospel. Think about it.
It was God’s sovereign plan from its creation to its completion. There is no other reasonable explanation. Suffering, humiliation, rejection, persecution and death by crucifixion are concepts repugnant to humanity.
In the fullness of time, as the prophets foretold, a Redeemer, the Son of [...]

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A Love Song for the Nations

Are you a romantic? I’d describe myself that way. Even if that trait doesn’t characterize your personality, what an opportunity Valentine’s Day provides us to express our heartfelt love to others in tangible ways.
This morning, I reflected on the meaning of genuine love, which the Apostle Paul richly defines in 1 Corinthians 13:4-8, 13 (ESV):
Love is patient [...]

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A Year of God’s Provisions

With each new year, we rejoice to look back and see what God has done. One of our TWR missionaries recently shared that his niece — a lifelong devout Buddhist — gave her life to Christ in 2012. He raised his arms in the air and said excitedly, “I could not believe it!” and gave [...]

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We Wish You a Merry Christmas!

Doing his best Andy Williams impression for our Christmas party last week, one of my development teammates belted out, “It’s the most wonderful time of the year.” Well, he’s right that it’s a special time because it gives us the opportunity to say “Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!” to you and your families, and [...]

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