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Persistent prayers, invitations to church, finally touched resistant Buddhist

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By Michael Ashcraft – At 16, Chetra became a Buddhist monk in Cambodia. “It was my pride to become a monk,” he says. But just five...

Atheist, porn-addict, groomed Christian girls away from church

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By Michael Ashcraft – Ironically, his dad, a devout Buddhist, left the family so that everybody “could be happier.” Ahn Le felt anything but happy. “I...

Amid the challenges after communism, he found hope in Jesus

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By Michael Ashcraft – The discouraging thing about Romania was not the breadlines. It was the utter lack of hope. Even after communism fell, the leftover...

‘God’s Smuggler’ Brother Andrew passes to his reward

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By Mark Ellis -- The legendary Dutch-born Bible smuggler, Andrew van der Bijl, fondly known as Brother Andrew, who used his VW Beetle to deliver...

Cultivating a Prayer, Care, Share Lifestyle

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By Jerry Wiles In a recent effort to activate individuals to more intentionally reach out and share the Gospel, a group in a local...

Two-pounds at birth, 106-year-old credits God for long life

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By Mark Ellis – Born prematurely in 1916, weighing just two pounds, six ounces, Franklin Estes overcame polio, the Great Depression, World War II, and...

Grandson of famous evangelist is preaching the Word

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By Ireland Daniel – The world may know the name of the late beloved evangelist, Billy Graham, and his son Rev. Franklin Graham, but many...

Could God answer a wife’s desperate prayer that her husband find Jesus by a certain date?

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By Michael Ashcraft – Darren Munzone reacted to his wife’s newfound faith in Jesus and belief in the rapture by sneering: “Oh, you’re still here?...

‘We are the clay, and you are the potter’

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By Jeff Girard – About 10 years ago, my wife Cathy surprised me with the present of a pottery wheel. She knows that I like...

For decades she was not allowed to go to church, then she got baptized

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By Ed & Denise Aulie -- I will give you a new heart and put a new spirit in you; I will remove from your...

Prison was the best place for him to find Jesus

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By Kirollos Abdalla – Wayne Bradley carried bitterness against his father and mother following years of abuse, turning to drug addiction to cope with the...

Coverage of Queen’s funeral points to Messiah’s return

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By Charles Gardner -- There is no question that we are living in hugely significant times which could well usher in the return to...

Christian crowdfunding website charts massive growth  

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By Mark Ellis – The Christian fundraising platform GiveSendGo.com increased its payment processing volume 500 percent in the last year and is now being used...

Afghanistan: Letters from Christians under Taliban rule

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The following letters were received by SAT-7, which operates four full-time channels watched by millions via satellite TV and the internet. -- Arman: There is...

Christian Hip Hop artist found deliverance in unexpected way

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By Michael Ashcraft – Never mind that driving him towards suicide were demonic voices, schizophrenic episodes, and the opposition of his family. What bothered Adrien...

God Has Plans for Your Life

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By Carol Round - “For I know the plans I have for you, says the Lord. They are plans for good and not for...

After Israel trip, Francis Chan feels like he’s ‘reading the Bible for the first time’

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By Mark Ellis – Noted pastor, author, and preacher, Francis Chan, returned from a whirlwind six-day tour of Israel September 13th, and came back with...

Jesus said go to the nations, but in U.S., ‘the nations have come to us’

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By Michael Ashcraft – If there were anyone who might not want to help make sandwiches for migrants entering the United States illegally, Pastor Matthew...

Could God heal stage four pancreatic cancer that’s metastasized?

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By Michael Ashcraft – When Adelso Lemus was expanding his business and felt pressured to cover ballooning expenses with new sales, he was diagnosed with...

The faith of Queen Elizabeth

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By Charles Gardner -- Queen Elizabeth based her entire life, and her extraordinary 70-year reign, on Jesus, the Jew, the rock and guide of her...

Refugee survived war-torn Iraq — and lockdown restrictions

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By Michael Ashcraft – To escape war-torn Iraq, eight-year-old Halla Mahler and her family fled to Jordan, then Lebanon and finally to the United States,...

He backslid more than he could count, but God was patient

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By Michael Ashcraft – What freaked tykester Emmanuel Zepeda the most was not be removed by Children Protective Services from Mom and Dad. It was...

Group celebrates 100 million salvation decisions

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The group "Reaching Souls International™  announced 100 million salvation decisions since the ministry's founding in 1986. Reaching Souls, which supports more than 2,000 National Missionaries in...

What is your value in God’s kingdom?

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By Jerry Wiles We hear a lot these days about the need for more fairness and equality. People often get the idea that their worth...

Barber Rick Warren surprised by church, left party lifestyle

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By Michael Ashcraft – Slipped intoxicating beverages by an uncle when he was only five years old, Rick Warren “developed a taste for alcohol” and...

Drug cartel sent hit squad to kill pastor three times

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By Michael Ashcraft – Full of excitement to serve God as a missionary, Diego Galvan woke up on his first morning in Tijuana to a...
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When my granddaughter painted the dog’s toenails blue

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By Carol Round - “Grandchildren are the crowning glory of the aged; parents are the pride of their children”— Proverbs 17:6 (NLT). “Ruby, were you...

After ISIS killed her grandfather, she struggled to trust God

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A 6-year-old refugee girl from Iraq had learned from a native missionary in Jordan that God loved her and her family, so she concluded...

Abandoned by his father, only God’s love could soften his calloused heart

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By Michael Ashcraft – Andrae Brooks, 16, didn’t recognize the man at his door. “I’m your father,” said the man, who had been in jail for...

Atheist-vegan-pansexual dressed in lettuce bikinis, handed out veggie dogs

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By Dahlia Gonzalez – Her Christmas Eve hope was to die in the hospital and put an end to the endless pain from Crohn’s disease. Then...

Embracing Change and Changing Lives

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By Jerry Wiles -- “We’ve never done it that way before” is a saying we heard a lot a few years ago.  It had to...

Britain funds Palestinian brutality

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By Charles Gardner -- With a new leader set to take over from Boris Johnson at the helm of the British government, it is surely...

Church opened its arms to mom with special needs kids

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By Michael Ashcraft – Hannah Snoots was already reeling under the burden of constant care for her special needs daughters. Then her husband divorced her. Thankfully,...

After police shot his son brandishing a toy gun, he channeled his emotions thru art

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By Dahlia Gonzalez – James Tughan doesn’t blame the cops for shooting his son after he pointed a (toy) gun at them. James himself had...

She ‘intensely related’ to Mary Magdalene character on The Chosen

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By Mark Ellis – She was depressed, living with Mom, and thought about giving up on acting when she read the script for Mary Magdalene’s...

He failed to witness to friend, then got terrible news

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By Michael Ashcraft – The Holy Spirit prompted Rick Palma, a sophomore in high school in Guam, to witness to one of his buddies at...
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The Most Powerful Thing in the World

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By Carol Round - “You’re blessed when you get your inside world—your mind and heart—put right. Then you can see God in the outside...

God healed Jordan Peterson’s wife of rare, ‘incurable’ cancer

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By Michael Ashcraft – Mom’s rare form of cancer offered a bleak 0% survival rate, but she declared to her husband – mystically – “I’ll...

Why did he wake up covered in blood, not knowing what happened?

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By Michael Ashcraft – His last hope to make something of his life – as a skateboarder – shattered when his knee shattered. “I was a...

Finding joy in a better covenant

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By Neil Brightbard -- Whenever we think of ‘better’ we expect something superior to what we’re used to. And we usually want to know more. When...

The Jesus Movement and Contagious Faith

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By Jerry Wiles -- In the Spring of 1971, my wife and I were students during a season known as the Jesus Movement.  It was...

Iraq: Shot by a sniper in the chest near his Gideon’s Bible

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By Michael Ashcraft – Pierced by a 7.62 mm sniper’s round in his chest cavity, Brandon Blair lay on the sands of Fallujah unable to...

When the Goth guy with one blue contact lens showed up in church

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By Michael Ashcraft – He dressed in all black, wore long dark hair, and had one blue contact lens – 90s Goth style. When a...

FX/Disney animated ‘horror comedy’ mainstreams demonic possession

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By Mark Ellis -- Imagine this premise for an animated ‘horror comedy’: Thirteen years after being impregnated by Satan, a reluctant mother, Laura Feinberg, and...

Agnostic Jewish philosopher found Jesus after reading this book

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By Mark Ellis – The German Jewish philosopher Edith Stein was born into an observant Jewish family on Yom Kippur, the holiest day on the...

Church elder prevented from attending mother’s funeral

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By Yu Bing -- Authorities in China did not inform an imprisoned church leader of his mother's passing, much less allow him to attend her...
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God Saves Your Tears in His Bottle

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By Carol Round - “You keep track of all my sorrows. You have collected all my tears in your bottle. You have recorded each...

Assyrian Christians told to surrender their guns, then a massacre ensued

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The Simmele Massacre of Assyrians occurred between August 7th and August 11th, 1933, in the town of Simmele, northern Iraq, and its surroundings. It...

He hit the mission field running – in his seventies

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By Michael Ashcraft – Full of youthful energy and untiring passion, German Gastellum wanted a bigger ministry challenge to pour his indefatigable self into, the...

Two Muslim brothers find Jesus at same time, independently

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It happens from time to time, but it had never happened for one leader of a ministry based in the Middle East – each of...

Grandson of famous evangelist is preaching the Word

By Ireland Daniel – The world may know the name of the late beloved evangelist, Billy Graham, and his son Rev. Franklin Graham, but many...

Could God answer a wife’s desperate prayer that her husband find Jesus by a certain date?

By Michael Ashcraft – Darren Munzone reacted to his wife’s newfound faith in Jesus and belief in the rapture by sneering: “Oh, you’re still here?...

Cultivating a Prayer, Care, Share Lifestyle

By Jerry Wiles In a recent effort to activate individuals to more intentionally reach out and share the Gospel, a group in a local...

Persistent prayers, invitations to church, finally touched resistant Buddhist

By Michael Ashcraft – At 16, Chetra became a Buddhist monk in Cambodia. “It was my pride to become a monk,” he says. But just five...

Two-pounds at birth, 106-year-old credits God for long life

By Mark Ellis – Born prematurely in 1916, weighing just two pounds, six ounces, Franklin Estes overcame polio, the Great Depression, World War II, and...

‘God’s Smuggler’ Brother Andrew passes to his reward

By Mark Ellis -- The legendary Dutch-born Bible smuggler, Andrew van der Bijl, fondly known as Brother Andrew, who used his VW Beetle to deliver...

Amid the challenges after communism, he found hope in Jesus

By Michael Ashcraft – The discouraging thing about Romania was not the breadlines. It was the utter lack of hope. Even after communism fell, the leftover...

Atheist, porn-addict, groomed Christian girls away from church

By Michael Ashcraft – Ironically, his dad, a devout Buddhist, left the family so that everybody “could be happier.” Ahn Le felt anything but happy. “I...

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