5 Reasons I’m Grateful I Went to the Philippines

“A long time coming.” That is how I would frame my initial thoughts as I look back on my trip to the Philippines last month. For nearly the last decade, I’ve known Antonio Ner, a dear brother in Christ who serves as a missionary in the Philippines. For that same length of time, he hasContinue reading “5 Reasons I’m Grateful I Went to the Philippines”

New Growth Press’ Spirit of Giving Family Devotionals Giveaway

For active families, reading the Bible together can feel overwhelming. However, family Bible study doesn’t have to be complicated! With just ten minutes a day, parents have enough time to pass on the most valuable treasure the world has ever known. Start off the new year resolved to study the Bible together. New Growth PressContinue reading “New Growth Press’ Spirit of Giving Family Devotionals Giveaway”

My Mother’s Most Precious Gift

Mother’s Day provides us with the opportunity to express our gratitude toward our mothers and to celebrate them for who they are. For those who have given so much, we show our appreciation by giving to them. Oftentimes, this comes in the form of cards and presents. These gifts serve to encourage mothers. However, aContinue reading “My Mother’s Most Precious Gift”

An ‘Entrusted’ Life with Jonathan and Emily Martin

This is the third interview in a series entitled An ‘Entrusted’ Life. This series serves to introduce you to Christians who display faithful stewardship amid an entitlement culture (Our first two interviews featured authors Jaquelle Crowe and Claudine Broussard).This third interview features Jonathan and Emily Martin. They are a “travel-sized” couple who is passionate about God’s Word. TheyContinue reading “An ‘Entrusted’ Life with Jonathan and Emily Martin”

Tigger, Eeyore, and the Pursuit of Joy

This article is an adapted excerpt from Theron’s forthcoming book, Something More: Finding the Joy and Purpose of Life, set to be released next week. Our Pursuit of Purpose and Pleasure Scottish Olympic Gold Medalist runner Eric Liddell felt purpose and pleasure when he ran. In his own words, he said, “God made me fast…And when I run I feelContinue reading “Tigger, Eeyore, and the Pursuit of Joy”

My Real Issue with Hallmark Movies

My family enjoys watching Hallmark movies. They love seeing a romance commence, develop, and bloom. When yet another movie premieres, my loved ones anticipate the time to set aside to view it. I, on the other hand, can be less than enthusiastic about such movies. If you were to ask me, “Why?” my formal responseContinue reading “My Real Issue with Hallmark Movies”