Monthly Archives: August 2012

They Will Know We Are Christians by Our Love

By Lorilyn Roberts  “…and do not oppress the widow or the orphan, the stranger or the poor; and do not devise evil in your hearts against one another” (Zechariah 7:10). Anyone who knows me knows my heart for children around … Continue reading

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Forgiving Those Who Seek to Destroy You

Someone spreads rumors about you. Someone pounces on you and tries to destroy your reputation. Someone twists the words you have said or the words others have said about you. It’s tempting to seek revenge. It’s tempting to imagine all … Continue reading

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My Mission’s Trip to Mexico

I’m visiting with the people at Casa de Paz. by Melissa Main The alarm clock buzzed at 1:45 am, and I turned my weary head to look at the clock. After hugging my husband, Kevin, I climbed out of bed … Continue reading

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Don’t Forget to Pack the Kids: Short-term Missions for the Whole Family

CHAPTER ONE OPEN EYES by Jill Richardson Our almost-twelve-year-old daughter, Becca, rocked the Chinese baby slowly, back and forth, her voice low and soothing. “It’s OK, Amber. You’re OK with me. Such a sweet baby.” She touched the infant’s upper … Continue reading

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Things I Wish Singles Knew Before Marriage

By Shon Hyneman Always learning and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth -2Tim. 3:7 Have you been in a fight before and tightened up your body to prepare for a punch? Were you surprised that it didn’t … Continue reading

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Reader Appreciation Award

  I want to thank Sandra McLeod Humphrey for nominating MainWriters: Faith and Family for the Reader Appreciation Award. Her blog is found at KidsCanDoIt is a wonderful motivational site for children and teens. Her experience as a retired clinical … Continue reading

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