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Ask and it shall be given

Reminiscing about my childhood, I remembered all the times my siblings would put me up to ask our father for money on their behalf.

April 11, 2016 | By Pastor Sherry J. Ferrell Columnist | Faith


God allows us second chances

I am a basketball fan and do get excited when the college basketball tournament comes around each March.

April 09, 2016 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith


Evidence of God in spring

Spring has definitely sprung in southeast Georgia. The azaleas are almost finished blooming. Many different trees remain in full bloom. My vegetable garden is growing beautifully at this time.

April 08, 2016 | By Pastor Brad Butler Pembroke First Baptist Church | Faith


Judged by the word of God, part 2

Judgment Day is coming. Some try and avoid thinking about a day of reckoning, but it is a fact shown clearly in the Bible.

April 07, 2016 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill CHurch of Christ | Faith


Churches in Mississippi may soon have armed security guards at their doors

The Mississippi Senate passed a controversial gun law last week, which would allow guns to join Bibles and donations in the pile of what churchgoers bring to Sunday service.

April 07, 2016 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith


How to see life through God’s eyes

God is our Father, and because he is our Father, he sees our lives through a different perspective.

April 07, 2016 | Tiffany Fletcher FamilyShare | Faith


Americans believe Christians face increasing intolerance but complain too much

Nearly two-thirds of Americans (63 percent) say that Christians are facing growing intolerance, but 43 percent say they're tired of hearing complaints about it, according to a new survey from LifeWay Research.

April 07, 2016 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith


7 ways your faith can change your world

The scriptures teach that faith is the ability to believe in things that are not seen that are true. But they also teach that faith is much more than a belief. It is an actual power.

April 06, 2016 | Tiffany Fletcher FamilyShare | Faith


How awe-inspiring experiences bring people together

Brother Guy Consolmagno has been looking up at the stars for more than half a century, but he's still awestruck by the night sky.

April 06, 2016 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith


Life is a battlefield, but here is how you survive it

For most of us, it is a constant battle to overcome life’s storms and often times it’s a struggle to just stay in the boat.

April 05, 2016 | Tiffany Fletcher FamilyShare | Faith


Faith after the Resurrection

Last week, we celebrated the Resurrection of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Out of all the Sundays of the year, Easter is perhaps the busiest. Many churches are full. Attendance is at a record high.

April 04, 2016 | By Rev. Dr. Alvin Jackson Columnist | Faith


5 keys to staying strong when your friends are running from God

With almost any information in the world available at the stroke of a Google search, religious and philosophical schools of thought are more accessible than ever. Additionally, because our lives are becoming increasingly more public online, an individual's personal religious journey can also become more visible to family and friends.

April 04, 2016 | Alivia Whitaker FamilyShare | Faith


Her car plunged 40 feet off a bridge into water, and you won't believe how she survived

Morgan Lake was having a normal day. The sun was setting, and she was driving home on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge. The 22-year-old communications student slowed her car down on the bridge because of a bridge toll.

April 04, 2016 | Jenna Koford FamilyShare | Faith


Trust in the Lord's faithfulness

For 10 years now, New Beginnings Community Church has been the key sponsor of the Easter Extravaganza held at the J.F. Gregory Park.

April 02, 2016 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith


Abundant life with Jesus involves risk

Near the end of last year, I began to have some serious pain in my knee. This was the knee that had already been "reconstructed" back in 1994 due to a torn ACL.

April 01, 2016 | By Pastor Brad Butler Pembroke First Baptist Church | Faith


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Even forgiven sins can have consequences

Well, it had to happen sooner or later.

June 24, 2016 | By Pastor Brad Butler Pembroke First Baptist Church | Faith


Who is most important in your life?

Love for family is taught in God's word, and must be practiced. However, love for God must come first.

June 23, 2016 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith


Q&A: How the relationship between African-American churches and social justice activism is evolving

Marla Frederick once wanted to be a lawyer. But in college, she fell in love with discussing religion, reveling in opportunities to debate with her ...

June 23, 2016 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith


Recognize spiritual and biological fathers

Society holds mothers in high esteem, and rightfully so. But it sometimes overlooks the very important role fathers play. Fathers are special, too, and they ...

June 21, 2016 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


5 ways to deal with extroverts at church when you are an introvert

The phrase “Better a man should be considered a fool than to open his mouth and remove all doubt” was probably referencing an extrovert from ...

June 21, 2016 | Lydia Taggart FamilyShare Publisher | Faith


House honors Liberty native

Helen Scott, a McIntosh community elder who turned 90 in December, was honored March 22 at the Georgia Capitol when state Rep. Al Williams, D-Midway ...

June 20, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Faith


Fathers become endangered species

There are 62 animals and plants on Georgia's list of endangered species.

June 20, 2016 | By Pastor K.E. Brown Columnist | Faith


How one journalist exposed the unbelievable origin of 'The Gospel of Jesus' Wife'

It took trips to Germany and Florida, an interpreter, dozens of phone calls, lessons on spotting forgery and a very persistent journalist, but the mystery ...

June 20, 2016 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith


Orlando shooting illustrates how ISIS affects communities around the world

The Orlando nightclub shooter, Omar Mateen, pledged allegiance to ISIS before his killing spree. And yet officials and the man's father think he had ...

June 20, 2016 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith


Obama meets with Dalai Lama despite objections

President Obama met with the Dalai Lama on Wednesday morning for the fourth time during his presidency. The White House didn't allow press coverage ...

June 19, 2016 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith


A father's faith: How modern dads pass on their religious traditions

Modern fatherhood can be at once exciting and overwhelming. Family scholars are questioning old assumptions about how dads should interact with their kids, and dozens ...

June 19, 2016 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Faith


Jesus represents what is holy and right

Matthew 5:11 says, "Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me."

June 18, 2016 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith


Prayer leads children to Christ

By the time you read this, I will have returned from my second trip to Haiti in the last two years. I have been honored ...

June 17, 2016 | By Pastor Brad Butler Pembroke First Baptist Church | Faith


Jesus gave greatest example of living for God

Christ was different from men; he was totally submissive to God.

June 16, 2016 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith


How rising interest rates can help the economy and consumers

Interest rates could soon begin to climb. And, odd as it may sound, this could ultimately prove a net positive for the typical American consumer.

June 15, 2016 | Kevin Dobbs Deseret News | Faith


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