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Jul 7, 2006
Michael PocockMichael Pocock
Open the Window Broaden your missions perspective strategy beyond the 10/40 window.
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Jul 7, 2006
Charles R. SwindollCharles R. Swindoll
Invest in Eternity “Rome wasn’t built in a day.” How often did we hear that when we were growing up? Unfortunately that stuff about Rome is true. And Paul’s words to...
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Jul 7, 2006
Charles R. SwindollCharles R. Swindoll
Give the Best Gift Think with me about your Christmases past and ask yourself, What is the best present I’ve ever received?
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Jul 7, 2006
Mark L. BaileyMark L. Bailey
Mentored by the Master The secret behind staying sensitive to God is the same today as it was twenty-one centuries ago.
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Jul 7, 2006
The DNA of a Disciple How can we know if we are the kind of disciples Jesus wants us to be? Dr. Mark Bailey, DTS president and author of To Follow Him, shares the seven elements that Jesus...
Ministry
Jul 7, 2006
Mark L. BaileyMark L. Bailey
Christ’s Famous Last Words President Mark L. Bailey's column
Stories
Jul 7, 2006
Reg GrantReg Grant
God's (un)Original Hero I checked out Growing Up Isn’t Hard to Do If You Start Out as a Kid to get a fresh perspective. Dr. David Heller asked children between the ages of seven and ten to tell whom...
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Jul 7, 2006
Jesus and the Fifth Commandment Where does the Fifth Commandment fit in Jesus’ teachings? For many, the Lord’s words in Luke 14:26 may come to mind: “If anyone comes to me and does not hate his...
Book Excerpts
Jul 7, 2006
Perimeters of Light Every culture and every age presents a challenge for each community of faith. What is acceptable? What is scriptural? Answering these questions has never been an easy task.
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Jul 7, 2006
When You Don’t Fit In Because of Your Faith: An Exposition of 1 Peter Some persecutions that come to Christians are rather intense. Saints in years past—and increasing numbers in this century—have been sawed in two, burned at the stake, hanged,...
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Jul 7, 2006
Robert B. ChisholmRobert B. Chisholm
Pharoah Don't Know Didly During the summers of 1952 and 1953 sports writer Roger Kahn covered the Brooklyn Dodgers baseball team for the New York Herald Tribune, daily rubbing shoulders with the players....
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Jul 7, 2006
Warren Wiersbe
Where in the World Do I Give My Money? How many financial appeals do you receive each week? Two? Six? How many do you receive a month? A dozen? Or have you stopped counting? A lot of sincere people are frustrated,...
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Jul 7, 2006
Reg GrantReg Grant
A Star Is Born The businessman stood alone, looking out onto an empty baseball field. His son had been the star of a game played on that field only a few hours earlier. Yet the businessman, the...
Book Excerpts
Jul 7, 2006
J. Vernon McGee
Son of God, God the Son

Who is Jesus? Fully God? Fully man? Fully both. This excerpt from Jesus Christ Our Lord by the late John F. Walvoord, longtime president of Dallas Seminary, reminds us of...

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Jul 7, 2006
Charles R. SwindollCharles R. Swindoll
Christmas and the Fish: A Sign of the Time Christmas trees, Santa Claus, reindeer, snow, nativity scenes, the star of Bethlehem. These are some of the most common signs and symbols for Christmas. But perhaps we should think...
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Jul 7, 2006
Song of the Reconciled

Despite the Civil Rights Movement, racial prejudice still permeates the Church. And solving the problem requires more than a movement; it calls for a radical change of...

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Jul 7, 2006
Thomas L. ConstableThomas L. Constable
Priorities: How Should We Pray for Others As I write this article, I have just come from a prayer meeting. We spent about forty-five minutes sharing prayer requests, after reading Scripture and praising God for a while,...
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Jul 7, 2006
Why Doesn't God Cure Everyone Who Prays for Healing? Read an op-ed from Christianity Today by Mark Yarbrough answering this difficult question.
Public Square
Jul 7, 2006
Kent D. Berghuis
Are the terrorist attacks on America an indication that the return of Christ is near? Anxieties drive people to read biblical prophecies as if they were guidebooks to contemporary events. We have an innate apocalyptic impulse and a desire to know the future. It...
Public Square
Jul 7, 2006
Ramesh RichardRamesh Richard
Divine Meaning in Natural Disaster On this rainy October day (8, 2005) in Costa Rica, I am overwhelmed as CNN scrolls news about natural disasters on several fronts...
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Jul 7, 2006
Why Doesn't God Cure Everyone Who Prays for Healing? Why doesn't God cure everyone who fervently prays for healing?
Faith & Work
Jul 7, 2006
Ramesh RichardRamesh Richard
Do You Want Justice or Revenge? “I would like my epitaph to read, ‘A spokesman for the sovereign Savior worldwide.’”
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Jul 7, 2006
Truth that Translates In Bible translation the stakes are high because accuracy is essential to the integrity of the message. Trained scholars are a vital part of that process, and members of the Dallas...
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Jul 7, 2006
J. Vernon McGee
Hints From The Scholars: The Christmas Family Tree The purpose of Matthew's genealogy was apparent to any Jew, for the Messiah must be of the seed of David, and without documentary proof to this end no one could hope to claim...