From the Editress
~ By Abigail M. Paul ~
Who are you patterning your life after? Your answer to this vital question determines your whole way of life.
Three pages of encouraging comments and feedback from readers, including three photos.
Are you looking for ideas on how to have an effective quiet time with the Lord each day? Here are three pages of very insightful, practical answers from readers. The response to this question was so good that we're extending the question another issue to give everyone a chance to participate.
Stepping in the Light
~ By Jennifer S. ~
With a humble spirit, Jennifer shares of her own struggles with pride, and how she is learning to overcome them.
Pride Goeth Before a Fall
~ By Emilee Elizabeth ~
A true story of how God taught Emilee the importance of humility.
~ By Cheri C. ~
"Charity vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up..." (1 Cor. 13:4). Cheri shares several analogies that will help you remember the value of following Christ's example of humility.
Talents From God
~ By Jolea J. ~
A skillful pianist shares how God has taught her to use her talents only for His glory and praise -- "That God in all things may be glorified through Jesus Christ..." (1 Peter 4:10-11).
Humble Yourself in the Sight of the Lord
~ By Amanda Ogle ~
Amanda shares many "gems from God's treasure chest" in this excellent article on pride.
Thoughts on Pride
~ Tammie Unger ~
Tammie tells how peacocks appear to be prideful, and shares many insightful Scriptures on the subject.
The Story of My Life, Chap. 42
~ By Abigail M. Paul ~
In this chapter of my "autobiography" I tell about my first time to meet a penpal face to face, and some new friends we made just as they moved away. Three photos and diary excerpts are included.
~ By Laura K. ~
This first installment of a fictional story will keep your attention! Lovely illustrations by Theresa W. add much to it.
God's Precious Daughters
~ By Jana Marie B. ~
Jana's column is back! This time she shares from her heart just how very much God loves each of His precious daughters.
God's Path for Me
~ By Mrs. Josie C. ~
This is the final installment of Mrs. C's fascinating life story and testimony; don't miss it!
Leaning on the Everlasting Arms
~ By Renee P. ~
The true story of how God brought a family through a very difficult time in their lives and drew them closer to Him through it.
The Bibliophile's Niche
In this issue, Jessica D. tells us of two inspiring books she read.
Every Herb of the Field
~ By Mrs. Erika M. ~
"Marilgold and Calendula -- surprise! They're one and the same!" Erika shares many uses for these diverse herbs, and includes four helpful recipes.
In this issue we get to meet Amanda O. and her family. Amanda shares four photos with us, as well as two of her favorite poems.
Blessed Are the Pure in Heart
~ By Mrs. Gloria Y. ~
As a grandmother, Mrs. Y. shares from her heart of the importance of a daily quiet time with God, and what she has found to work well for her. "Oh, to see things from His perspective!"
Make a Sunflower Playhouse
~ By Adrienne G. ~
Are you looking for a fun activity to do with your younger siblings this spring and summer? Here's the perfect idea! :-) Adrienne shares precise instructions for this unique project.
Grandma's Goodies, Part Two
In this issue, recipe columnist Theresa Whitson shares more of her Grandma's tried-and-true recipes that you are certain to enjoy!
Discover the Treasures Of God's Wisdom!
This issue's readings are found in the books of Numbers and Deuteronomy. You'll be amazed at all the insight that can be gleaned from these too-often neglected books.