Thoughts...From a Fellow Pilgrim
~ By Abigail M. Paul ~
Facing a crisis in your life? Let's look at 2 Chronicles 20 and see what we can learn from the story of King Jehoshaphat and the miraculous deliverance God worked for Judah.
Two pages of encouraging feedback and comments from HW readers, including a family photo.
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A Look at Biblical Wisdom
~ By Jennifer S. ~
After a hiatus of one issue, Jennifer's column is back, filled with Scriptures and thoughts that show the definition of true wisdom.
Wise is the Man
~ By Mrs. Carol Anne F. ~
This excellent poem can also be sung to a hymn tune!
Robert E. Lee: Seeker of True Wisdom
~ By Grace P. ~
Grace gives a peek at what we can learn from the life and example of this godly, heroic man.
What Shall I Give Thee?
~ By David B. ~
Why does God not automatically give us all the wisdom we need for life? Why do we sometimes have to ask for it repeatedly before our prayers are answered? David's answers to these questions will challenge you to re-evaluate your own life priorities.
Blessed are the Pure in Heart
~ By Mrs. Gloria Y. ~
Mrs. Y. shares from a Nana's perspective how God often works through trials to give us the wisdom we need, and to keep our priorities in order.
~ By Mrs. Carol Anne F. ~
When given the opportunity to teach a group of children about God's wisdom, Mrs. F. ended up learning many lessons for her own life as well, and she shares them with us here.
The Paul Family Chronicle
Here's a humorous account of some of the things we've been up to over the past couple months, including a handful of recent photos and some funny quotes from the family archives.
~ By Hannah H. ~
This fictional story brings out the difference between spiritual and physical cleanliness, and the relative importance of each.
Too Close for Comfort?
~ By Rosa W. ~
With a grateful attitude, Rosa shares what God has taught her through a time of living in a small house with her large family.
A Time & A Season
~ By Allison W. ~
Are you impatient to reach the "next stage" in life? Allison shares what God has taught her of the importance of waiting, making the most of each "season."
Holding Tight to God With Open Hands
~ By Erin M. ~
Erin shares a very encouraging, inspiring look at the way the Lord has worked in her life over the past year, fulfilling His promises in His own time and way.
Wisdom is the Principal Thing
~ By Megan H. ~
Megan shares the latest ways that God has been working in her ministry for local Indian children, and how prayers are being answered. Includes four photos.
Seek, & Ye Shall Find
~ By Melody G. ~
Melody shares the story of how God answered her family's prayers for a new house...in a way they did not expect. Includes two photos.
~ By Emily W. ~
Are you music teachers having trouble getting students to practice? Emily identifies several key problems and gives advice on dealing with them.
The Bibliophile's Niche
Three good books are reviewed and recommended in this issue.
In this issue we're introduced to Madeline B. and her large family from New Zealand.
Five amusing quotes are recorded in this column, along with a couple bonus tongue-twisters, one complete with hilarious handmotions. :-)
HW Food Editor, Katherine N., has prepared this great selection of readers' favorite egg recipes -- perfect for those times when the chickens are zealously laying! ;-)
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Discover the Treasures of God's Wisdom
This issue's daily Bible readings are taken from the book of Proverbs, which is overflowing with practical wisdom to apply to our everyday lives. Thematic weekly memory verses are also included, along with a handy space for listing prayer requests.