CONTENTS FOR SEPTEMBER 2005
Letter from the Editor, Debbie Porter
Practicing Deity Without a License by Cheri Hardaway
God’s in control – we just have to be willing to let Him take the reins.
Interview: Your Friend with a Pen – Meet Cheri Hardaway
A WORD IN SEASON
Favoritism is Risky by Brian Thompson
If you’ve ever thought that life’s not fair when you aren’t the "favorite," then think again!
Failures…or Stepping Stones? By Sharina Smith
Failure may be painful, but it doesn’t have to be a roadblock.
JOURNEY OF GRACE
Raspberry Rashes by Debra Brand
A run-in with a thistle led to a lesson on perseverance and hope. Try not to scratch as you read this!
RIPE FOR THE HARVEST
Fishers of Men by Dan Blankenship
Cast your nets wide – you never know who may become the catch of the day.
TAKE IT TO HEART
Seeing God by Al Boyce
Need a holiday? God knows.
Interview: A Heart of Compassion – Meet Al Boyce.
THE PARENT’S SURIVAL GUIDE
False Hope, Well Duh! By Anita Howell
Out of the mouth of a child – Either you hope in God or you have no hope
THE RHYTHM OF LIFE
The winners of the Rhythm of Life Limerick Contest.
1st Place – Hosea and Gomer by John Hunt
2nd Place – Zac’s Tax by Caroline Hansen
3rd Place – No More Excuses by Lynda Schab
Congratulations to John, Caroline and Lynda.
TIS THE SEASON
Old School Parable by Glenn A. Hascall
As another school year begins, an old schoolhouse remembers…
WE ARE THE CHURCH
Real Church Isn’t Like That by Bernice Lupo
Away from the excitement of worshiping with thousands of believers, is it possible to ignite the same heart and passion within the "real" church?
Review of A Pregnant Woman Beat Me by Dr. Daniel Pann
Review by Dian Moore
Review of Levi’s Will by W. Dale Cramer
Interview with W. Dale Cramer – Author of Levi’s Will
Review and Interview by Dian Moore
HOT OFF THE PRESSES
Finding Anna by Christine Schaub
An excerpt from this brand new Bethany House novel by new author, Christine Schaub – for your enjoyment.