CONTENTS FOR FEBRUARY 2006
Letter from the Editor-in-Chief – Deborah Porter
What Does a Good Communist Soldier Have to do with Agape Love?
By Suzanne Rowe
Without any understanding of the selfless love of God, a shining example was found in the Chinese communist army. How much more of an example should we be?
Our Australian "China Rose" – Meet Suzanne Rowe
Interview by Lynda Schab
By Beth Muehlhausen
For everyone who has wanted God to open a door—then been a little unsure about walking through when He says, "Come inside."
A TOUCH OF ROMANCE
Still in Love After All These Years
By James Snyder
Take a trip to our favorite parsonage, as Rev. James shares his take on love, marriage, risky prayers and the whole romance thing.
A WORD IN SEASON
Crossing Jordan—In Memory of Getting Over It
By C. James Johnson
When an eleven-day walk ends up taking 40 years, there are some things that you need to get over.
Lessons from Alzheimer’s
By Beverly Murrelle
It is in the darkness that we often see the greatest light.
JOURNEY OF GRACE
Face It! Adversity—Friend or Foe?
By Karen Elengikal
When we pass through the fires and storms of life, God is always there to help us through—whether we feel it or not.
THE JOY OF FAMILY
Daddy Sang Bass … Mama Sang Tuna
By Kenny Blade
A fishy tale about keeping a child’s dreams afloat.
THE PARENT’S SURVIVAL GUIDE
A Mother’s Battle
By Lara Velez
How much mightier than the sword is a parent’s tongue!
THE RHYTHM OF LIFE
Romancing the Heart of Stone
By Al Boyce
A stalker in the night? Or the love of his soul?
My Dream Come True
By Janice Simone Ramkissoon
A wife’s love for her husband.
UNITED AS ONE
And They Shall Become One Flesh
By Rene McCollum
Everything appeared normal on the surface, but she was secretly fighting a demon that sucked the life and joy out of her marriage and family.
Readers share their thoughts and hearts.