The Word Among Us

January 2019 Issue

Your Faith Has Set You Free

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“If I But Touch His Cloak . . . ”

When Tom was diagnosed with a rare disease, his life changed drastically. He was forced into retirement. He became increasingly weak and was almost constantly in pain. He spent so much time at home in bed that he lost touch with some of his friends. More »

Your Faith Has Set You Free

One day a traveler came across three stonecutters working in a quarry. Each was busy cutting a block of stone. Interested to find out what they were working on, he asked the first stonecutter what he was doing. “I am cutting a stone,” came the reply. More »

Lord, Increase My Faith!

Did you know that there are more than 200,000 health and fitness clubs throughout the world? From local enterprises like your neighborhood YMCA to global corporations like Gold’s Gym, the industry reports an estimated $84 billion in annual revenue. Clearly, people understand the benefits of physical exercise! More »

Special Feature

May They All Be One

Since the beginning of time, division has crippled humanity. Families, neighborhoods, even nations are divided. And for centuries, Christianity too has been divided. More »

Nail Polish and Jesus

There was something special about Donna, but I couldn’t put my finger on what it was exactly. Donna was both my hairdresser and my manicurist. She worked in a shop in our small town in north central Texas. More »

It Was My Abortion Too

Most people don’t think men are affected by abortion, but I know from personal experience that it’s not true. I lost my only child to abortion, and while it took me a while to realize it, that event nearly shattered my whole life. More »