'I'll pray for your grandma'

When Mikayla, one of the kindergarten children here at Tahoe City, was picked up early from class, her friend, Ava, asked why she couldn’t play longer.Mikayla told her she had to go to Reno, because her grandmother was very ill and in the hospital.


“Daddy, you said the word of God is ‘living and breathing.’ Could you check under my bed?”

2nd Opinion: Technology can help or hurt church

Technology can enhance life. But failure to balance social networking with human interaction can present a stumbling block in ministry.

IN FOCUS: Living the dream or dream-maker?

God’s blessings are to be shared with people all over the world, and it is more important to be dream makers than to be living the dream ourselves.

Texas Baptist Forum: Islamic cousins?

I take issue with the statement that we’re “all descendants of Abraham,” which I doubt both genetically and spiritually.

Quotes in the News

“Self-sufficiency is spiritual suicide." --Jim Denison

Reading the Culture: China, America and the gospel

There is a remarkable window of opportunity for Christian expansion in China today. Some missiologists believe there are 100,000 conversions there every day.

RIGHT or WRONG? Oil-spill outrage

As crude oil began to gush into the Gulf of Mexico, everyone seemed to focus more on finger-pointing than on taking responsibility and finding solutions to the disaster. Where can a citizen lodge a legal complaint that would bring damage-control to bear upon a situation like this?

DOWN HOME: 60 seconds that changed my life

Running has kept me healthy. Many times, it’s kept me sane. It all started at a defining moment in seventh grade.

EDITORIAL: An inevitable test of Christian faith

Two of my friends differed in how they faced death. Both taught vital lessons.

Meteors for Christ

Recently, we took children to the Tahoe Lake beach, and I held hands with four-year-old Rorie, a little boy very interested in outer space.

Future leaders trained in Uganda

Uganda group“If you could tell the whole world one thing, what would it be?” I asked a Ugandan girl as I recorded her answer on my camera.

Fellowship, food and fun

Uganda foodThe faint smell of rain in the air mixed with the aroma of foods from nations around the world as people gathered for a party at the Center of Hope in Uganda.
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