Monthly Archives: August 2014

Pray for the People of Malaysia

To learn about additional prayer needs, please click on: Malaysia.

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“By Grace I’m Saved!”

What a Christ-centred, grace-oriented hymn sung at the 2014 Higher Things youth conference! Click on “By Grace I’m Saved” if you want to read the lyrics of the hymn.

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“There is only one intervention that will last eternally – the Gospel.”

Lutheran Hour Ministries published the following news release on August 26th: The idea is almost inconceivable – trying to grow your religion with the threat of “Convert or be Executed.” Yet, the dark force known as the Islamic State has proven … Continue reading

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Dutch Ethicist: “Assisted Suicide: Don’t Go There”

Alex Schadenberg, Executive Director and International Chair of the Euthanasia Prevention Coalition and who will be the keynote speaker at the next Love Life Conference (November 1, 2014) in Edmonton, posted an article on his blog by Dutch ethicist, Professor … Continue reading

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The Mormons: Who They Are, What They Believe

Are you visited by Mormon missionaries? How might you turn this visit into an opportunity to share the Gospel with them? You might want to read a resource produced by Lutheran Hour Ministries, The Mormons: Who They Are, What They … Continue reading

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“Everybody can be Great. Because Anybody can Serve.” — Martin Luther King Jr.

Tony Dungy, the former NFL head coach of the Indianapolis Colts and the Tampa bay Buccaneers, in his book, The Mentor Leader quotes Martin Luther King Jr. as saying, “Everybody can be great. Because anybody can serve. You don’t have … Continue reading

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Witnessing to People Who Struggle to Believe the Christian Message

How do you respond when someone you have been witnessing to about Christ expresses that they are struggling to believe the Christian message?   The following thoughts are directed at pastors but the counsel is appropriate for all witnessing Christians: C.F.W. … Continue reading

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Go! Posts Return August 25th!

The “Go!” administrator is taking a much needed vacation.  Posts will return on August 25th. In the mean time, continue to Go! and tell other people about the life, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ!

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Responding and Witnessing Effectively to Jehovah’s Witnesses

No doubt you have had Jehovah Witnesses at your door trying to convert you to their religion.  Are they simply an annoyance or is their presence at your door an opportunity to witness to them about the love and forgiveness … Continue reading

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The Pilgrim’s Meal: Christ is both Host and the Main Course

The Lord’s Supper is a feast that nourishes Christian pilgrims to exist in a world that is determined to live as if God were dead.  As Jesus’ followers heed our living Lord’s invitation to come and eat of his very Body and Blood … Continue reading

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