November, 2015

Mary’s Baby – God in the Flesh

  By: Frank G. Tunstall  18 This is how the birth of Jesus Christ came about: His mother Mary was pledged to be married to Joseph, but before they came together, she was found to be with child through the Holy Spirit. 19 Because Joseph her husband was a righteous man and did not want […]

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The Incarnation: Looking Ahead to Christmas

By: Frank G. Tunstall   “My lover is radiant and ruddy, outstanding among ten thousand” (Song of Solomon 5:10). “Your attitude should be the same as that of Christ Jesus…” (Philippians 2:5). “He became what we are that He might make us what He is.” Saint Athanasius What people could not do for themselves in their […]

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“Convert or Die:” In a Caliphate-ridden Iraq, Christians Face Ultimate Choice

Author Unknown Originally posted at Fox News In Iraq today, Assyrian Christians have two blunt options — convert or die. With the radical Islamic State’s proud announcement that “the caliphate is here” (that note is painted on the walls of their cities), the next step in their plan is to systematically eradicate Christians from the […]

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‘What’s Wrong with a Hug?’

When a child in our church complained about an adult volunteer’s physical affection, we faced a difficult decision. By: Name Withheld Originally published in Leadership Journal at Christianity Today It was the last thing any church leader wants to hear at the end of a long, sweaty week of VBS. A mother, visibly upset, approached […]

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