DTS Magazine

Book Excerpts
Jul 7, 2006
Mary DeMuthMary DeMuth
Running with Sun Shadows Learn how God takes the light of His love and adds length to our tiny shadows in an excerpt from Ordinary Mom, Extraordinary God.
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Roy B. ZuckRoy B. Zuck
Restoration Hardware

A personal letter written nearly two thousand years ago offers sage advice for hammering the dents out of relationships.

Bible
Jul 7, 2006
Marsh WhiteMarsh White
Reservoir of Grace Because of Christ’s sacrifice on the cross, we don’t have to plead guilty in an open-and-shut case. A right understanding of His sacrifice can move us from living a...
Stories
Jul 7, 2006
Karen G. GiesenKaren G. Giesen
Prof, n.: The Story of Howard Hendricks “Like Solomon, Churchill, Elvis, Madonna, and Hillary, Howard G. Hendricks has reached the status of being recognized by a one-word name. In this case it’s...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Tommy Maxwell
Preparation Inspires Confidence by Tommy Maxwell (ThM, 1983)
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Douglas Briggs
Pour on the Water? A medical doctor in Southeast Asia facing the financial costs of providing patient care is challenged by the story
of Elijah’s faith.
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Danny Houze
Petition: Bring Our Community Together A few years ago as Valerie Simonds was walking through her Dallas neighborhood, which is full of diverse, young professionals, she asked the Lord to somehow bring that community...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
John C. Hutchison
Pattern: The Prayer of Agur In the past year a great deal of attention has focused on prayer. Books about it have made the bestseller lists, national leaders have called for national prayer, and we’ve...
Book Excerpts
Jul 7, 2006
William Hendricks
On a Sunny Morning In October 2003, I marked the third anniversary of Nancy’s death. The next morning, a Wednesday, was another spectacularly gorgeous day, more like spring than fall (we...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Glenn Lucas
Old Brown Street Dog I saw an old brown dog on my run today. He started across the road in front of me after the manner of street dogs, fearful I might do him harm. His gait was such that for a...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Barb Peil
Model the Prayer of Jesus I have virtually ignored the Lord's Prayer most of my life. In my mind the familiar "Our Father" belonged in a category of high church liturgy or, at best, "nice verses" that...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Steve Faulkner
Marveling at the Mystery

Being supernatural, angels possess abilities that far exceed ours. Yet there’s one thing they still can’t figure out.

Article
Jul 7, 2006
Douglas Briggs
Life Brokers An expanded version of "Pour on the Water?"
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Chris Ross
Keep Watch: How to Combat Spiritual Slumber A feeling of insecurity hovers over the age in which we live. Enemies threaten us from abroad, while crime remains a reality close to home. Insecurity, however, is not unique to...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Michael JusticeMichael Justice
Insight Blinded by diabetes, one man discovers how two words in Scripture bring into focus an element of Christ’s character that soothes the pain.
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Kathy Rhine
Indomitable Spirit: A Matter of Discipline Do Christianity and the martial arts go together? Find out from one of Dallas Seminary’s own—tenth-degree black belt and martial arts instructor Keith D. Yates (M.A.[BS],...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Thomas L. ConstableThomas L. Constable
If I Had More Faith Would God Answer My Prayers? “If you just had more faith, you would see more miracles happen in your life.” The idea behind this challenging statement has become prevalent in the Christian...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Gauges and Blinking Lights: Warnings Signs for Christians Are any lights blinking on your personal dashboard? Especially if yours is a leadership role in which many people look up to you, consider the following warning lights.
Book Excerpts
Jul 7, 2006
Erwin W. LutzerErwin W. Lutzer
From My Heart to Yours When I saw the jubilation of the same-sex couples who were
“married,” I knew that we as a church had to respond.
Stories
Jul 7, 2006
Lee Anderson
Extreme Makeover: The Interior A pastor whose health forced his retirement felt God had taken a wrecking ball to his life, but he discovered God does beautiful interior makeovers.
Stories
Jul 7, 2006
Julie Cramer
Extreme Makeover: The Exterior Have you ever felt overwhelmed by messages telling you to be thinner, richer, younger? What happened in the Garden of Eden holds the key to unlocking a healthy view of self—and...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Chris Goppert
Drawing Strength from the Right Sources Is the Lord really good to those who love Him? Prophets such as Jeremiah wondered as much. Such cries throughout Scripture teach us how to endure when circumstances spiral out of...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
William Hendricks
Cycles of Grief—and Grace “In my Father’s house are many rooms; if it were not so, I would have told you. I am going there to prepare a place for you” (John 14:2). At some point we all see...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Jonathan Imbody
Commanding Influence Col. Don Thompson, MD, (MA/CM, 2005) draws on training received at Dallas Seminary as he advises top members of the U.S. government on bioterrorism preparedness.