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Etsy Pick of the Day | deKrantenkapper

Fold your own geometric diamonds and decorate in any style. deKrantenkapper has created a laser cut template (made from birch triplex) that let's you …

Ice Cream Printable

Crafting

The Ultimate Meaning of True Womanhood

My aim in this message is to clarify from God’s word the ultimate meaning of true womanhood, and to motivate you, by God’s grace, to embrace it as …

Theology

Don’t Idolize Your Leaders

<i>Barak was a hero of early Israel, serving during the pre-monarch period when Deborah judged the nation (Judges 4–5). His great military feat was the</i> …

Free pattern: Ultimate Catch-All Bib

Amy from Peek-A-Boo Pattern Shop shares a free pattern for her Ultimate Catch-All Bib. It has a pocket at the bottom to catch bits of food that don’t …

Why God Gives Us More Than We Can Handle

<i>The next time someone says that God doesn’t give us more than we can handle, point them to Judges 7. God’s instructing Gideon to take on over 100,000</i> …

Unspeakable horrors in a country on the verge of genocide

A massacre of the innocents is taking place in the heart of Africa as the world looks the other way.<p>One man describes how his four-year-old son's throat was slit, and how he saw a snake swallowing a baby. A woman explains that she is caring for a young girl because her mother went searching for …

Five Truths About Christian Suffering

All Christians suffer. Either you have, you are, or you will — “through many tribulations we must enter the kingdom of God” (Acts 14:22).<p>This reality …

Extreme Sports

A Beer with Jesus?

Is it a sin for me to drink alcohol?<p>It could be, says Pastor John in today’s episode of the <i>Ask Pastor John</i> podcast.<p>“I’m a default teetotaler,” he …

God’s Bright Design for Your Bitter Providences

<i>This is the will of God, your sanctification. (1 Thessalonians 4:3)</i><p>“God Moves in a Mysterious Way”<p>God tells us everything we need to know to live …

Theology

The Thumbtack of Faith

At bottom, the difference between faith in God and all other alternatives is a choice: to believe or not to believe. But this is no blind leap of …

The Best Way to Start Your Everyday

Psalm 143:8 may capture it best:<p><i>Let me hear in the morning of your steadfast love,<br>for in you I trust.<br>Make me know the way I should go,<br>for to you I</i> …

How to Humbly Give and Receive Correction

Because we struggle so much with pride, correction can be difficult to give graciously and difficult to receive graciously.<p>That’s one reason to be …

Christianity

Does God (Really) Desire All to Be Saved?

On the extent of who will be saved, the Bible makes two clear points:<p>God desires that <i>all</i> sinners be saved (1 Timothy 2:4; 2 Peter 3:9; Ezekiel 18:23; …

Theology

20 Quotes from Walking with God through Pain and Suffering

Tim Keller has written one of the year’s most important books (a line I seem to recite annually). His newest — <i>Walking with God through Pain and</i> …