God’s Plan

Putting God First

Putting God First

Q: Jesus said that the way to be happy and successful in life is to “seek first the kingdom of God,” but how is that possible today? How can I lead a God-centered life, do more than surviv... Read More »

Bitter for Sweet

Bitter for Sweet

The sound of mother’s eggbeater drew me to the kitchen. There I found her at work, and began to watch. This was my chance to find out what she put into that chocolate cake of hers that made it s... Read More »

Prayer for the Day, Trusting God

Prayer for the Day, Trusting God

Help me to trust You, Lord, and never to question or criticize You for anything You send or allow to come my way. I know that You know best, even when it doesn’t seem best to me at the time. Giv... Read More »

God’s Chesspiece

God’s Chesspiece

God doesn’t want you to try or pretend to be something you’re not and couldn’t possibly be. However, He teaches in His Word that almost anybody can be almost anything if they have fa... Read More »

Pass it On

Pass it On

By Lilia Potters:  I sat back in my seat and waited for takeoff. My back ached and my limbs were stiff from the five-hour drive to the airport and the two-hour first leg of my flight home. I wasn̵... Read More »

Accepting the Plan

Accepting the Plan

By Gloria M. Cruz The last year of my husband Pedro’s life stretched my faith to the limit. Pedro had known for several years that he had cancer, and by this time he was beyond medical help. Eve... Read More »

The Secret of Success: God’s Will Plus Our Prayers

The Secret of Success: God’s Will Plus Our Prayers

Just because something is the Lord’s will for us does not automatically mean that everything concerning that situation is going to go just our way. Why are we told repeatedly in the Bible to pra... Read More »

The Master’s Hand

The Master’s Hand

A mother once took her young son, who was just beginning to learn to play the piano, to hear the world-famous pianist Jan Paderewski in concert. After an usher had shown them their seats, the mother s... Read More »

Preventive Maintenance

Preventive Maintenance

By Fatima Porras We all go through situations that leave deep imprints on our spirits. I had one such experience a couple of years ago. While I was praying, Jesus told me, “Your faith will soon be tes... Read More »