The Word Among Us

July/August 2019 Issue

A God of Faithfulness and Mercy

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Publisher's Letter

The God of Covenant Love

In this issue, we take up one of my favorite themes in the Scriptures: the covenant that God has made with us. More »


A Covenant of Love

When was the last time you attended a wedding? How inspiring it is to see a man and a woman stand before God and enter into a solemn, lifelong promise to love and honor one another! More »

A Letter from Christ

When was the last time you watched a play—whether in a professional theater or at your local high school? More »

Special Feature

The Conscience of Parliament

A common expression summed up the place of women in German society in the 1900s: Kinder, Küche, Kirche or “Children, Kitchen, Church.” More »

A Dangerous Climb

“Dave, surrender,” my physical therapist said. “Isn’t that what they say in church? It’s the same thing in physical therapy.” More »

Ceaseless Prayer, Seriously?

When I was a teenager, I spent one summer washing dishes and busing tables at Gifford’s Ice Cream Parlor in Silver Spring, Maryland. More »