A Strong Foundation


Luke 15:10b "There is rejoicing in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner who repents." (NIV) This is a verse that I particularly like to share when I am mentoring prisoners by mail through Crossroads Prison Ministries. I mark the Bible lessons that they...

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One Giant Leap

In 1968, Apollo 8 astronauts read from the book of Genesis as they looked on earth from space: God said "'Let the water under the sky be gathered to one place, and let dry ground appear.' And it was so … And God saw that it was good." (Gen. 1:9 NIV)The following year,...

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"While he was still a long way off, his father saw him and was filled with compassion for him; he ran to his son, threw his arms around him and kissed him." (Luke 15:20b NIV)I walked down the road to visit a neighbour, but she was not home. As I turned to leave, the...

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JJ Olerenshaw