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Stories of Hope
Claudia Elzinga

Biking for Words of Hope

As registration for our Near + Far 5K takes off, Words of Hope had one of our Board of Directors take physical activity to the next level: Doug Van Beek

Devotionals
John Koedyker

Barnabas to the Rescue

Read: Acts 9:26-31 But Barnabas took him and brought him to the apostles. (v. 27) I once knew someone whose earlier days were full of embarrassing drunken displays and obscenities.

Devotionals
John Koedyker

Not an Easy Road

Read: Acts 9:23-25 But his disciples took him by night and let him down through an opening in the wall, lowering him in a basket. (v. 25) Saul learned very

Devotionals
John Koedyker

What a Change!

Read: Acts 9:19-22; Galatians 1:15-24 For some days he was with the disciples at Damascus. And immediately he proclaimed Jesus in the synagogues, saying, “He is the Son of God.”

Devotionals
John Koedyker

A Disciple Named Ananias

Read: Acts 9:10-18 So Ananias departed and entered the house. And laying his hands on him he said, “Brother Saul . . . ” (v. 17) One commentator calls Ananias

Devotionals
John Koedyker

The Damascus Road

Read: Acts 9:1-9 And he said, “Who are you, Lord?” And he said, “I am Jesus, whom you are persecuting.” (v. 5) Saul was not content to imprison the Jewish

Devotionals
John Koedyker

Persecutor of Christians

Read: Acts 8:1-4 But Saul was ravaging the church, and entering house after house, he dragged off men and women and committed them to prison. (v. 3) I am a

Pray With Us
Claudia Elzinga

May Prayer Guide

BHUTAN –– Give thanks with us that through virtual Bible studies and outreach on Facebook, 11 Bhutanese individuals have given their lives to Christ, and 8 more have requested the

Devotionals
John Koedyker

A Young Man Named Saul

Read: Acts 7:54–8:1 And the witnesses laid down their garments at the feet of a young man named Saul. (v. 58) We usually refer to him as Paul, but that

Devotionals
Brian Keepers

Pressing on Toward the Goal

Read: Philippians 3:12-16 I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus. (v. 14) My lungs burned. My temples were pounding.

Devotionals
Brian Keepers

The Whole Armor of God

Read: Ephesians 6:10-24 Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the schemes of the devil. (v. 11) Paul concludes Ephesians by helping

Devotionals
Brian Keepers

Love Begins at Home

Read: Ephesians 5:21–6:9 “. . . submitting to one another out of reverence for Christ.” (5:21) In her Nobel Peace Prize lecture, Mother Teresa answered the question of how we