"May our Lord Jesus Christ Himself and God our Father, who loved us and by His grace gave us eternal encouragement
and good hope, encourage your hearts and strengthen you in every good deed and word."
- II Thessalonians 2:16-17
This year’s Together for Adoption national conference takes place May 22–23, 2015, in Maple Ridge, B.C. If you’re interested in foster care or adoption, or you want to support someone who is, be sure to register before March 31 to get the early bird rate!
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How church leaders can finish well
by Randy MacDonald
In every denomination gifted, called and anointed leaders have either walked away from ministry before something showed up or have had the truth blow up in the church. So how do we finish well?
Changing lives: The Drop Box and the local church
by Randy MacDonald
On March 4 and 5, 2015, we are releasing a new documentary that explores defending the rights of the needy and inspires a fresh commitment to the sanctity of life.
A pastor's wife without a pastor
by Martha Jolliffe
Read a heartbreaking story from a pastor's wife who lost her beloved husband suddenly and without warning. She wanted to share her story to encourage other pastors and their families to live their lives in preparation for what happened to her and her family.
For more, visit our article archive.
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