Born in Prayer

by Vonette Bright “I remember the days of old. I ponder all Your great works and think about what You have done. Psalm 143:5 (NLT)” I graduated from college in 1948 and by summer’s end was headed to California for a visit with my brother. But most of my thoughts about the trip had...

Being Yourself in the Presence of God

by Pat Chen I was in Toronto, Canada, for a speaking engagement, when I received news of my 95-year-old father’s passing away to be with Jesus. After conferring with family members, we determined it was best for me to go ahead and speak at my session and then fly to the Washington, D.C., area...

Because of Jesus

Last year a team of Korean students traveled to a small island in the Philippines called Bukola, trusting the Lord to open new campuses through SLM’s Catalytic Strategy. The Korean team met a student who had become a believer only a year earlier. They challenged her to start a ministry on her campus, and...

How to Mold my Heart

Where am I struggling to obey clear commands of scripture? In the power of God’s Spirit, what can I do to mold (align) my heart better in this area? What are some areas where I have made good progress in molding (aligning) my heart to the model of Jesus? What can I learn from...

The Example Of Our Lord

The connection between the prayer life and the Spirit life is close and indissoluble. It is not merely that we receive the Spirit through prayer, but the Spirit life requires, as an indispensable thing, a continuous prayer life. I can be led continually by the Spirit only as I continually give myself to prayer....