"He has showed you, O man, what is good. And what does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God"
August, 2016, Volume 15 Issue 7
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Notes from Nancy
Tension is high in the St. Louis Metropolitan area, (where I live), and around the United States with numerous killings by the police and killings of the police. ...more
Women in Christ Commentary: God’s Judgment Seat
"For we will all stand before God’s judgment seat"(Romans 14:10b). It won't matter whether you believe he exists or not. You may have convinced yourself he does not exist. You may believe he does exist, but live as if you won't have to give account of your actions; however, judgment is coming. ...more
Bible Study Guide: What Does the LORD Require of You?
What three things did God say he requires of his people? ...more
Abundance of the Heart: Blessed Are the Merciful
How important is showing mercy? Jesus taught, "Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy" (Matthew 5:7). He also taught us to pray, "Forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors" (Matthew 6:12). ... more
Exhortation: The Life and Death Power of Words
Some of us are old enough to remember the saying, "If you can’t say something nice, don't say anything at all." There are times when only the hard truth will do for the correction or protection of others; but more often than not, our critical words about others do more harm than good. ... more
If you haven't yet read Guidelines for Research Reading from the first issue (January 2002), we recommend reading these brief suggestions as an introduction to the book reviews. ...more