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This month the devotional contains the books of Jonah and Philemon. Although these two books might not seem to be similar—one about an Old Testament prophet, the other about a New Testament slave—they actually share a common theme. Both Jonah and Onesimus (Philemon’s servant) abandoned their callings. Jonah was called by God to preach to […]

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Need for a Personal Relationship with God

I’ve heard mentioned by some of my peers a general discontentment with church matters, and I’ve often had similar feelings. In Bible studies, sermons, or perhaps even this magazine’s articles, it all seems repetitive, even to the point that “I never learn anything new.” Some of us express a concern that there is little development […]

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Navigating Tolerance

Tolerance is defined as “to allow the existence, occurrence, or practice of something (that one does not necessarily like or agree with) without interference.”1 Tolerance is an idea that has taken root in American society.   The idea of toleration does not have followers who blatantly proclaim it to be wise. Instead, it is considered to […]

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