Signs Of The Time

By Donald Mehl Many would ask,  Signs of the time? Just what signs and what time are you referring to here? Well, the signs are warning signals or a heads-up God provided for us in Scripture that we might know when the return of our Lord Jesus is very near. Fifteen or twenty years ago…no, [...]

BACK THEN… re: a stroke attack essay

By Richard L. Provencher Tuesday, August 24, 1999, 9 PM was a day, which would be embedded in my life forever. Approximately two weeks before, I was a proud and stalwart person. At that time I paddled around Lake Mattatall, north of Truro, Nova Scotia for seven straight hours. Canoeing was one of my favorite [...]

Heart of Worship

By Aaron Griffith So, tomorrow I’m leading worship for the first time in quite a while and, like every time I sing, I am a little nervous. To calm these pesky nerves I have been spending time reflecting, and specifically on worship. There is a lot at stake when you stand before people and lead [...]

What Would You Have Done?

By Jeff Peterson Imagine yourself living in Jerusalem during the time of Jesus. A crowd is gathered in the streets. It’s a hot day; you are tired and the dust clings to your skin, but you walk over to see what the commotion is all about. There, in the center of the crowd, is a [...]

Salvation Without Jesus?

By Jim Barringer Can a person be saved without Jesus? The short answer is: no. To give a more in-depth answer, I’d like to pose two more questions. First, what is the problem: why do we need salvation at all? Second, what is the solution: how do we achieve salvation? The answer to the first [...]

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