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U2 Perseveres and Makes One of Their Best Songs
When U2 were recording their album the Joshua Tree, they spent more time working on the song “Where the Streets Have No Name” than the rest ...
Strength to Endure
In the darkest moment of Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings, Sam, the Hobbit, looks up into the poisonous skies of Mordor, and receives an unexpected comfort: ...
The Red Bandana in the 9/11 Museum
In a recent book Jack Alexander writes:
From the time he was six years old, Welles Crowther wore a red bandana. His father gave it to him, explaining the ...
Jesus Isn't Just Savior, He is Lord
Matthew’s Gospel ends with Jesus saying to his followers, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Go therefore …” ...
When Discontent, Consider the Lily
The 19th century philosopher Søren Kierkegaard told the following parable:
There once was a lily who lived a happy life beside a rippling brook. ...
High School Football Coach Chooses Team Over Himself
In the competitive world of high school football, there are sometimes abrupt coaching exits like the one that happened at Madison High. But what shocked ...
How God Used Tragedy to Multiply a Call to Missions
Recently Pastor Ronnie Floyd shared the moving story of Missionary Howard Borden on Fox News:
In the early 1900s, 16-year-old William Whiting Borden graduated ...
Real Power Comes from Admitting our Limitations
Larry Parsley convincingly writes on the need to recognize our limitations:
Henry Worsley, a former British army commando and then Arctic explorer, was ...
Who is in the Driver's Seat of Your Life?
In his sermon, John Ortberg compares submission to Jesus to driving a car:
When it was time to take our first child home from the hospital, we put her ...
Civil War Surrender Brings Life Not Retribution
After a long night and day of marching, Lee and the exhausted Army of Northern Virginia made camp just east of Appomattox Courthouse on April 8. Lieutenant ...