• A Wicked Son is Welcomed Home Have you ever heard a parable? Jesus told several parables. They are stories that teach us spiritual lessons. In Luke 15, Jesus tells a parable about an unwise young man who wasn’t content with his life. We don’t know his name, but we know he had a loving father and a good home. In Bible […] TheEditor No responses October 1, 2018
  • The Thundering Legion Do you like “once-upon-a-time” stories? I’m sure, like most kids, you grew up with them. Even grown-ups enjoy them every now and then. Stories of romance and brave deeds can fire up our imagination. But when these kinds of stories are true, they thrill us even more—especially when they involve heroes and heroines of the […] TheEditor No responses June 7, 2018
  • How Well Do You Love Your Bible? Do you remember that we looked at the Protestant Reformation and the great reformer Martin Luther in the last few issues? There is a man who lived many centuries before Martin Luther who deserves our notice. This very learned man was one of the first men to translate parts of the Bible into English. This […] TheEditor No responses March 1, 2018
  • The Remarkable Death of Martin Luther This year we have been learning about Martin Luther, the German reformer. Five hundred years ago he protested against the errors of the Roman Catholic church, which had rejected the truths of the Bible. Luther was a very strong man to stand up for the Lord against so many enemies of the gospel. He made […] TheEditor No responses November 1, 2017
  • Let’s Learn About Martin Luther Every time we think of the Protestant Reformation, we think of the name Martin Luther. He has fascinated students of history for generations. Though the ideas of the Reformation did not start with him, he did so much to move it forward, and we could call him the “cornerstone.” Fortunately, there is a lot written […] TheEditor No responses August 2, 2017
  • Can You Buy Your Way To Heaven? Did you know that 2017 marks the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation? Let me tell you what that means. The Protestant Reformation was a very special time in church history when many people in Europe turned back to God and His Word instead of believing what their church — the Roman Catholic Church — […] TheEditor No responses February 1, 2017
  • Short Prayers Matter! Do you ever wonder why we go to prayer meeting each week? One of the reasons is that we get to share other people’s prayers. Some people pray long prayers and others, maybe even you, pray short prayers. Short prayers are important because the Lord hears them too. In fact, some of the most important […] TheEditor No responses November 27, 2016
  • Are You Listening? Have you ever been sitting in church trying to listen because you know you are supposed to, but wondering how you can find anything interesting in the passage of scripture being read that day? Perhaps you are asked to turn to the book of 1 Chronicles and you hear “so and so begat so and […] TheEditor No responses July 27, 2016
  • Standing Still In the children’s story Mumsi Meets a Lion, a boy in Africa is sent on an errand by his parents and encounters a full-grown lion in his path. For years the grownups of his village had told the children if they ever came face to face with a lion they should never try to run […] TheEditor No responses April 28, 2016
  • Is Your House Weatherproof? Some of you have attended, or know of, Faith Free Presbyterian Church, in Greenville, South Carolina. What you may not know about the church building is that it rests on a large rock of solid granite. During construction the builders had to use dynamite to blast the surface because it was too hard for even […] TheEditor No responses January 28, 2016
  • Being Quiet In quietness and in confidence shall be your strength. Isaiah 30:15 Those of you who visited the Kid’s Corner last time will remember that we looked at a man who befriended a servant of the Lord in great need. When Ebed-Melech used his influence with his king and spoke up for Jeremiah, God used him […] TheEditor No responses October 28, 2015
  • Delivered From a Dungeon Have you ever heard the prophet Jeremiah called “the weeping prophet?” This has been a common name for him through the ages. He was named that because his ministry was filled with much heartache and he was called to be a spiritual leader at the time Israel was taken into captivity by their enemies. He […] TheEditor No responses July 28, 2015