• December 7, 2016
    Rahab was a scandalous woman of the Bible, but she also put herself in danger to shelter Israelite spies (Josh. 2) and was ultimately mentioned in Matthew 1 as an ancestor of Jesus of Nazareth.
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  • December 7, 2016
    Ruairidh (Rory) Waddell was driving back from a food distribution site in western Zambia when he spotted a young boy walking along the road with his grandfather.
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  • December 7, 2016
    Renee Sparks, the director of Calvin’s Bruce Dice Mineralogical Museum, contacted public affairs specialist Jennifer Knotts at NASA earlier this year and requested meteorite samples to display in the museum. What Knotts offered instead, though, was quite different.
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  • December 7, 2016
    Although the members of the Botocan community in Manila, Philippines, are considered among the urban poor, their sense of community and cooperation reaches beyond that of most middle class and wealthy subdivisions.
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  • December 7, 2016
    Yuyu used to run a timber company in West Kapuas, Kalimantan until the government of Indonesia changed its regulations. At the age of 39, his company went bankrupt.
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  • November 30, 2016
    When the Christian Reformed Church gathers in Detroit, Mich., next August for Inspire 2017, participants will be stepping into the prayers of people across the continent.
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  • December 2, 2016

    The Toughest People to Love

    Who do you find tough to love? Is it that person in your church small group who monopolizes every conversation? The boss whose demeaning comments create a toxic workplace? The parishioner who writes Monday-morning emails with a scathing critique of yesterday’s sermon? The passive-aggressive spouse...