The famous '70s rock group Kansas had a hit song that claimed that we are all "Dust in the Wind." While as Christians we know that our worth is much greater than that before God, James also reminds us of the stark reality that our lives are like that of a wildflower - it will quickly pass and fade away. ..
A Faith That Works, Part 3: The Brevity of Life
by Bill Hybels
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A Life-Giving Moment
by Jarrett Stevens
There was a time when the followers of Jesus caught Him praying off to the side. They were so moved by the way Jesus was praying that when He was done they called him over and they said, "Jesus, could You teach us how to pray like that?" I have a sneaking suspicion that a few of Jesus' followers wanted ..
A Taste of Christianity, Part 2: A Better Kind of Grieving
Nature, physics, philosophy, the longings of the human heart, near-death experiences, the Bible, and Jesus all point to the fact that there is live beyond the grave. Jesus said that, in the afterlife, God will separate those who trusted and followed His son from those who didnt. He taught that our ..
Against All Odds, Part 1: Life Beyond The Grave, Part 1
Excerpt:Fear not, said the angel. Ive got good tidings for you. This is the central message of the coming of Christ. Be Not Afraid, Greg sang it to us a few moments ago. The message of Christmas, at least one of them, is no matter what is paralyzing ..
Christmas of Another Kind, Part 2
Edge of Eternity, The
by Lee Strobel
John Ortberg interviews Lisa Beamer, wife of 9-11 hero Todd Beamer, who died in the United Flight 93 crash in Pennsylvania. Lisa shares how she met Todd and fell in love. She speaks of Todd's spiritual life growing up and how he learned that Jesus wasn't just sitting next to him while he was sitting ..
Finding Hope in the Midst of Tragedy: An Interview with Lisa Beamer
by Lisa Beamer
by John Ortberg
1 Corinthians 15 prompts us to consider the questions of how dead bodies are raised and what those risen bodies will be like. The apostle Paul uses the analogy of seed and sowing to help us understand some of what this all means. Christ-followers can take hope in the promise of resurrected bodies that, ..
Full Out: Run with Purpose and Passion, Part 7: A Spiritual Body, 1 Corinthians 15:35-58
by Randy Frazee
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Grace Flows Down, Part 2: I Do . . . Because of Grace
by Gene Appel
Processing A National Tragedy
Response to the Tragedy, 9-15-01, #X0137
Nancy Ortberg & Jarrett Stevens
The Bible says in times of tragedy, that our response to call on God is a good one. Psalm 46 says, "God is our refuge and our strength. He is where we go when we are in trouble, and He will protect us." During times of tragedy ..
Response to a Tragedy
by Nancy Ortberg