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  • FIRST-PERSON: Reading the Bible, every year

    by Doug Munton, posted Monday, August 27, 2018 (4 months ago)

    For Doug Munton, reading through the Bible each year helps him see "the big picture of God's story more clearly" and "stretches my understanding and deepens my faith." Read More

  • FIRST-PERSON: Back-to-school prayers for our children

    by Melanie Lenow , posted Monday, August 20, 2018 (5 months ago)

    In the coming school year, Melanie Lenow will be praying that her children will grow in their love of God and that they will work "as to the Lord" and have opportunities to learn to love well. Read More

  • FIRST-PERSON: An open letter to college freshmen

    by Keith Shorter, posted Friday, August 17, 2018 (5 months ago)

    "You only get one freshman year, so pay careful attention to how you live it," Keith Shorter writes to new collegians. "Don't forget what you have learned from your parents, or others, about how to live a life that honors God." Read More

  • FIRST-PERSON -- An untended garden

    by Randy Bennett, posted Monday, August 13, 2018 (5 months ago)

    Randy Bennett, viewing his languishing garden -- and the onslaught of weeds -- after being on vacation, is reminded of the continuous care each church needs from its pastor and leaders. Read More

  • FIRST-PERSON: Can you spiritually multitask?

    by David Jeremiah, posted Wednesday, August 08, 2018 (5 months ago)

    David Jeremiah sets forth a contrast between "spiritual multitasking" and "spiritual 'monotasking,'" drawing from Jesus' words in the Sermon on the Mount, "No one can serve two masters." Read More

  • FIRST-PERSON: The right tools

    by Hance Dilbeck, posted Friday, July 27, 2018 (6 months ago)

    Hance Dilbeck assesses the political and spiritual tools available to Christians for building and repairing our nation's moral fiber. Read More

  • FIRST-PERSON: The staple of seeking

    by Rhonda Rhea, posted Monday, July 23, 2018 (6 months ago)

    Rhonda Rhea tells of what she found in rummaging through the junk drawer and her purse -- and searching through Scripture. Read More

  • FIRST-PERSON: Looking for community?

    by Melissa Meredith, posted Friday, July 13, 2018 (6 months ago)

    "God's design for true community," Melissa Meredith writes, "is more than having a group of girlfriends around your age that you go shopping with or have over for dinner occasionally. It is something much deeper and altogether more than we could ever create ourselves." Read More

  • Survey: 2/3 of churchgoers invited someone to church

    by Bob Smietana, posted Thursday, July 12, 2018 (6 months ago) graphic
    NASHVILLE (BP) -- America's Protestants like to invite their friends to church.

    At least once in a while.

    Nearly two-thirds of Protestant churchgoers say they've invited at least one person to visit their church in the past six months, according to a new LifeWay Research study.

    "It's a fairly easy thing for churchgoers to do," said Scott McConnell, ... Read More