Issue Fatigue

“Why doesn’t God have a plan to end abortion?” This is the question I was recently asked by a man in whom I sensed a great weariness and frustration. Is God absent? Does He not hear our cries? Why does He not respond? He may have been feeling what many...

This is My Father’s World

Excerpt from the blog of Pastor Mark Shaw, Calvary Baptist Church, Greenville, Michigan.  The grandchildren like to play Chutes and Ladders, Trouble, Don’t Break the Ice and other games that I haven’t played in a long time. One...

Sanctity of human life Sunday

President Ronald Reagan designated January 22, 1984, as the first National Sanctity of Human Life (SOHL) Day. The date was chosen to coincide with the 11th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court case that legalized abortion on demand for all states,...

Intimacy before Impact

Intimacy Before Impact is a strategic approach to life-giving ministry that contains four major themes that have a high impact on ministry outcomes. This approach requires developing an intimate and personal relationship with Jesus Christ first before doing...