PUT NOT YOUR TRUST IN PRINCES

PUT NOT YOUR TRUST IN PRINCES

The following is contributed by a worker in the Arab world. Psalm 146 Praise the Lord! Praise the Lord, O my soul!I will praise the Lord as long as I live; I will sing praises to my God while I have my being.Put not your trust in princes, in a son of man, in whom...

THE 5 DAUGHTERS OF ZELOPHEHAD

The following is contributed by a B4T worker in India. The Story In Numbers 27:1-11, we are introduced to the 5 daughters of Zelophehad. These sisters are responsible for a historical change in the rules regarding Hebrew inheritance laws in cases where there is no son...
THE DELIGHT OF SACRIFICE

THE DELIGHT OF SACRIFICE

I was reviewing some very old notes and found this written by J. Oswald Sanders. Once “the love of God has been poured out in our hearts by the Holy Spirit,” we deliberately begin to identify ourselves with Jesus Christ’s interests and purposes in others’ lives...
INTEGRITY IN BUSINESS 1.0

INTEGRITY IN BUSINESS 1.0

This is the first article in a 3-part series on integrity in business, which has been contributed by a worker in Turkey. We all intend and assume that whatever we do, we do with integrity. But do we? After almost 30 years living in a Muslim country and watching many...
KEEPING OUR FOCUS

KEEPING OUR FOCUS

Simon and Leprosy In Matthew 26, we learn of Jesus’ visit to the home of Simon the leper. As a leper, Simon had lived a harsh life. Likely, he lived outside the village in a dark, musty cave, isolated from society. His friends of his youth had abandoned socializing...
TESTINGS

TESTINGS

I’ve been going through some times of testing. The following is a lesson my mentor, Jerry, has been encouraging and reminding me of. I have been thinking about what comes out of me in those unguarded moments when things surprise, jar, disrupt, disappointment me....