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The Parable of the Lifesaving Station

By on April 14, 2016 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments

[Editor’s Note: The following story is from The Presbyterian Journal in 1941. I first heard this poignant parable in a chapel service here at Southwestern by Dr. Bailey Smith entitled, “5 Things in Hell Every Church Needs.” (Click here to listen.) It is a striking and convicting picture of so many churches in America today. I […]

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He Is Our Peace

By on April 5, 2016 in Christian Life with 0 Comments

The fundamental blessing of salvation is peace. From it flows all God’s richer blessings of love, joy and glory. It is not only the foundation-stone of the Christian life, ‘the peace of God, which passes all understanding’ (Phil 4:7), but also the top stone, ‘the peace of God [which] rules in our hearts’ (Col. 3:15 […]

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“How did Mother Teresa go about loving her neighbors, and why did she love them so richly?”

By on March 24, 2016 in Ministry with 1 Comment

When I was invited to be the speaker at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington D.C., in 2012, I immediately thought of Mother Teresa, whose speech there in 1994 was the only one many people seemed to remember. It wasn’t until I had to write my own speech that I watched hers online. Mother Teresa […]

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Authentic Love Does Not Ignore the Issues

By on March 10, 2016 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments

AUTHENTIC LOVE DOES NOT IGNORE THE ISSUES The people-pleaser in me finds it easy to ignore conflict and call it love, to simply end the ordeal with an east, “I forgive you.” However if I want real resolution and lasting peace, I must be willing to dig into difficult issues. Only then can honest resolution […]

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This generation needs mothers with a magnificent obsession…

By on March 3, 2016 in Family and Parenting with 0 Comments

Motherhood is both a demanding and a rewarding profession. Unfortunately, the rewards, as often is true with any endeavor, often come much later in life. Nevertheless, a prime characteristic of the good mother is unselfishness; she can wait for the final realization of her rewards. Meantime she can watch God work in the lives of […]

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But suppose that what you are up against is a surgeon . . .

By on February 25, 2016 in Christian Life with 0 Comments

The more we believe that God hurts only to heal, the less we can believe that there is any use in begging for tenderness. A cruel man might be bribed — might grow tired of his vile sport — might have a temporary fit of mercy, as alcoholics have fits of sobriety. But suppose that what […]

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“Revolution does not seem too strong a word…”

By on February 18, 2016 in Jesus, Theology with 2 Comments

Editor’s Note: Dr. Charles C. Ryrie served for many years at Dallas Theological Seminary as professor of Systematic Theology and Dean of Doctoral Studies. He is also known for the Ryrie Study Bible.  On Tuesday, Feb 16, Dr. Ryrie went to be with the Lord at the age of 90. As we share a portion of his […]

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Top Posts of 2015

By on December 31, 2015 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments

Catch up on our favorite BW articles from 2015! Pregnancy + Loss: Three Things I Know for Sure, Sharayah Colter Three Tips to Make Your Family an Organized Team, Katy Crisp Mary and Martha Home Management Tips, Pat Ennis Not a Grey Area: Why Biblical Sexuality is Private Not Prudish, Katie Fruge Maybe You’re {Not} […]

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“Unto Us A Son Is Given”

By on December 24, 2015 in Holiday with 0 Comments
“Unto Us A Son Is Given”

For unto us a Child is born, Unto us a Son is given; And the government will be upon His shoulder. And His name will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. Of the increase of His government and peace There will be no end, Upon the throne of David and […]

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Glory to God in the Highest!

By on December 22, 2015 in Holiday with 0 Comments
Glory to God in the Highest!

Now there were in the same country shepherds living out in the fields, keeping watch over their flock by night. And behold, an angel of the Lord stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were greatly afraid. Then the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid, for […]

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