Category Archives: human interest anecdotes

The Dream King (book review)

“I dream that one day… the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit down together at the table of brotherhood.” Martin Luther King, Jr. When Martin Luther King, Jr. realized it … Continue reading

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Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory

by John Darrow Recently I took a hike with some friends up into the Cascade foothills (western Washington State) on a Saturday afternoon, to a place called “Summit Lake.” The weather forecast was iffy, but it turned out to be … Continue reading

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Wishing you a joyful Thanksgiving Day: Chris Tomlin’s How Great is Our God (World Edition) sung in Hindi, Indonesian, Russian, Spanish, Portuguese, Zulu, Afrikaans, Mandarin (and English)

“How Great Is Our God” is a song written by Chris Tomlin, Jesse Reeves and Ed Cash. It was originally featured on Tomlin’s album Arriving, that reached No. 1 on the Billboard Hot Christian Songs chart. It is also featured … Continue reading

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给中国朋友(即使我们不认识你)

This is the Year Of Everything Chinese! 今年 这是 关于中国的一切 For three months, my husband Jerry and I taught English to students from the People’s Republic of China. 三个月来,我的丈夫杰瑞和我为来自中华人民共和国的学生教授英语。 We had a great time together!  我们一起度过了愉快的时光。 We took some of … Continue reading

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Why I Am a Christian (David Wood, former atheist)

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Breaking Cover: My Secret Life in the CIA and What It Taught Me About What’s Worth Fighting For (Book Review)

As fascinating as this book is all by itself, I was especially impacted by the ending, when the Assads’ training, experience and trust in God equipped them, after they left the CIA, to personally rescue hundreds of persecuted Christian families … Continue reading

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Forgiveness: Victim of guerrilla gun and machete, Uraba, northern Colombia

STANDING STRONG THROUGH THE STORM “Do not judge, and you will not be judged. Do not condemn, and you will not be condemned. Forgive, and you will be forgiven. Luke 6:37 Real Life Forgiveness Alexander Puerta has seen more than his … Continue reading

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