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The songs of Christmas come to life–Christmas Program

For many of us, Christmas carols bring back powerful memories of holidays gone by. But many of these songs have their own intriguing history. Join us for a special Christmas edition of “Words To Live By” as we bring to life the music of the season with the stories and Scriptures that inspired it. Find…

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When your spouse doesn’t believe–Adell & Clyde’s Story

Marriage isn’t always easy. But when you’re married to a spouse who is not a believer the relationship can be even more challenging. Adell and Clyde describe how their marriage was on the brink of falling apart until God put it back together again. We would like to thank St. John’s Tabernacle Church in Detroit,…

“It’s the first time I ever felt loved”–Beckie’s Story

By suppressing the trauma of childhood abuse, Beckie thought she had long since moved on with her life. Discover how Beckie found the love, healing, and acceptance she’d been looking for at the foot of the cross. It’s a wonderful story of salvation and redemption. Find out more of what the Bible says about “When…

Christ’s love conquers guilt and shame –Michelle’s Story

Can you imagine asking God, “What do You want me to do? I’m open to Your will!” That was Michelle’s prayer. So when a friend first showed her a video on human trafficking, Michelle’s heart cried out in immediate response. Discover how this wife and mother chose to take action and make a life-changing difference…

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How long must we suffer?–Daniel’s Story

For decades, the Iron Curtain of Communism kept many people in Europe prisoners in their own country. But those ideological and political barriers couldn’t shut out the gospel of Christ! Discover how God changed a Romanian soldier into a pastor to the nations. A story of God’s provision and protection.

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A broken heart mended–Gerard’s Story

Gerard was an athlete, successful businessman, and the head of a prominent Christian ministry. But nothing he had accomplished could prepare him for the death of his teenage son. Discover how God’s grace carried Gerard through his season of pain and grief. We’d like to thank Roger Kemp and Company for partnering with us on…

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“I was tired of living like this!”– Janet’s Story

Janet knew of God’s love but it seemed far away as her circumstances overwhelmed her. The search for something or someone who could offer love and consistency began at an early age and followed her into adulthood. The meaning, purpose, and hope she’d been looking for was finally found at a time and in a…

Sensing God’s power and presence through adversity–Debbie’s Story

Life doesn’t always go as we expect. Perhaps you’re overcoming a difficult childhood, or your marriage is struggling and you don’t know where to turn. Hear how Debbie experienced God’s love and provision in the midst of some challenging obstacles. Find out more of what the Bible says about “It’s Not Fair.” This study booklet…

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Embracing the Voice of Truth–Luke’s Story

How do you know if what you’re hearing in church is the truth? When Luke’s mother began to compare what she was being taught in church to what she was reading in the Bible, she found there were vast differences. Discover how Luke and his family found freedom from a misleading religion and were transformed...

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Freed from her darkness–Cortney’s Story

The feelings of depression can be overwhelming, leaving us both helpless and hopeless. Cortney describes a life-threatening struggle with depression that landed her on a hospital’s suicide watch. Learn how the truth of God’s Word delivered her. We would like to thank KHCB in Houston, Texas, for partnering with us on this week’s program. Find…

In the hands of the Potter–David’s Story

Under the guiding hands of a skilled potter, an unappealing piece of clay can be transformed into a beautiful work of art. Learn how God shaped the life of a lost potter named David into a valuable instrument for His kingdom. How does God want to shape your life? Find out more of what the...

“I can’t believe you’re still alive!”–Travis’ Story

The adrenaline rush that comes with performing dangerous stunts can be addictive. It was a feeling Travis chased for many years, until his whole life came to a screeching halt. Discover how one man eventually found life’s greatest thrills in serving the Lord and others! Find out more of what the Bible says about “Joseph:…

A lifeline for eternity–Shoa’s Story

Following an arranged marriage at 18, it wouldn’t take Shoa long to learn that her new husband had some violent tendencies. Learn how this former Muslim recounts her escape out of religious oppression and hatred and into the loving embrace of Jesus Christ. Find out more of what the Bible says about “Religion or Christ?…

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A stranger’s gift–Elizabeth’s Story

You never know how a small act of kindness could change someone’s life forever. Elizabeth explains how a simple gift from a stranger led her from disillusionment and depression to hope and salvation. Hear about God’s sovereign plan at work in the chance encounters of life. Find out more of what the Bible says about…

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Finding hope in one of life’s toughest struggles–Larry & Lisa’s Story

As parents, we all want to have strong, healthy children. But in our fallen world, that’s not always the case. Hear about God’s miraculous provision for Lisa and Larry following the birth of their third child. Find out more of what the Bible says about “Out of the Ashes: God’s Presence in Job’s Pain.”