Foundation of Faith

Sowing and Reaping

“Do not be deceived, God is not mocked; for whatever a man sows, that he will also reap.”  Galatians 6:7 Those who go to the trouble of sowing also expect a harvest. If a farmer […]

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Foundation of Faith

The Secret to Giving

A pastor in the countryside had a visitor in his congregation who suffered from severe stinginess, and who believed that constant giving would drive people out of the congregation. To address this attitude, the pastor […]

Foundation of Faith

Fruitless Branches

Every branch in Me that does not bear fruit He takes away. John 15:2 These words of Jesus show us a condition that is unhealthy. This raises the question: Are we dealing with unproductive followers, […]

Foundation of Faith

Growing Older Gracefully (Part 4)

In this fourth part of our series, “Growing Older Gracefully,” we want to share some thoughts that may help make the aging process a time of blessing. These practical suggestions can positively influence not only […]

Children's Corner

Be Grateful in All Things

Mr. Vladimir had gone to town to pick up some boxes and bags of donated items that he was supposed to distribute in his small, remote, poor village in Russia. After everything had been loaded, […]

Foundation of Faith

Where Are The Nine?

A story from ancient times was portrayed in a poem about two angels sent down to Earth to collect the prayers of humanity. The first angel was asked to gather only the prayers of petition, […]

Foundation of Faith

Are You Thankful?

Dear brothers and sisters and friends, do we belong to those people who have a desire in their hearts to give thanks to God?  For many it is not so. They view God’s works, but […]

Foundation of Faith

The Right Thanksgiving

It is good to look back on the fruits and yields of the season’s harvest and quietly contemplate: Have we truly appreciated the bounty of this year’s harvest? Was it received with grateful hearts from […]