Foundation of Faith

A Heart Like Lydia

Who was Lydia anyway, and what was so special about this woman? What can we learn from Lydia? (Acts 16:13-15) But let’s start at the beginning: Paul was on his second mission journey. The route […]

Foundation of Faith

I Lift Up My Eyes to the Hills

Important events of the Bible happened near or on mountains in Israel. Have you ever thought about the meaning they could have for your life? 1.   Mount Ararat – the strong mountain on life’s […]

Foundation of Faith

Strength Through Joy?

On the island of Rügen, in its most beautiful bay, lies the city of Prora. It is the site of a mighty building complex: the so-called Colossus of Prora, now under protection as a historical […]

Foundation of Faith

Love One Another

We don’t like hearing about laws. Modern culture looks sideways at laws, and we are immersed in that culture. Many of the lawmakers we hear or read of are usually flawed people, at a large […]

Foundation of Faith

Help!– I am Depressed!

Approximately 4 million people suffer from depression in Germany alone. It is estimated that in the entire world, 350 million people are affected by this. These are disturbingly great numbers. This is sometimes referred to […]

Foundation of Faith

I Didn’t Expect That!

Have you ever heard someone say: “That is not what I expected”? Maybe you have used that expression yourself. Often, things happen that we do not expect, and sometimes we are faced with tasks that […]

Foundation of Faith

Relationship Killer

In 2007, Apple introduced the first iPhone – hour zero for the smartphone. It is estimated that in 2018, more than 5 billion people will own a smartphone. That means that over the course of […]

Youth

Learning from Children

“Assuredly, I say to you, whoever does not receive the kingdom of God as a little child will by no means enter it.” (Luke 18:17) A young father told this story: “We were visiting a […]

Youth

The Valid Ticket

Certainly most of us remember a situation during a train ride where an official came into our section and called with a loud voice: “Good day – ticket control! Please show your tickets!” When we […]