Numerous studies suggest that a strong faith is a vital part of healthy aging. Nourish your soul with the articles in this section.  The words in the header image come from the Old Testament book of Micah, a profitable saying on the conduct of life ("what does the Lord require of you?").

In addition to the articles, the Faith section also includes a Seeking God feature, including links to websites and documents, and two guides with links to passages in the Bible, "What the Bible says about..." and "Where to find help when you are....[afraid, angry, anxious, etc.]."


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The Case for Christ Movie by Rusty Wright (April 6, 2017)

An atheist wrestles with the evidence…


God is never late but He sure is slow by James N. Watkins (August 15, 2016)

Four reasons to build your patience while awaiting God's response to our prayers…


Worth More Than Mona Lisa by Bill Nichols (June 10, 2016)

As valuable as The Mona Lisa is, it is just a painting, and your heart is far more valuable…


Don't Miss Your Life-Defining Moments by Bill Nichols (March 12, 2016)

He took the shot just in time…


Wish Hard, Dream Big by Bill Nichols (March 5, 2016)

Dreams can come true, but don't pray like a narcissistic baby…


Earth's Oldest Car Teaches Great Lesson by Bill Nichols (February 27, 2016)

Big ventures start with seemingly insignificant small steps…


Top ten things I (Jim) am giving up for Lent by James N. Watkins (February 22, 2016)

After a humorous top-ten list, perhaps like Jim there is something you would really like to give up for Lent...and beyond…


Responding to Disasters: What You Should and Shouldn't Say by Bill Nichols (February 21, 2016)

Helping victims of disaster cope with the loss and questions…


Easter Cartoons by James N. Watkins (February 11, 2016)

An Easter basket full of entertainment and encouragement…


Pray Without Ceasing: What? Submitted by Stu Johnson (February 9, 2016)

Paul Ryan appeals to model the Apostle Paul at the 2016 National Prayer Breakfast…


Pray Without Ceasing: How? Submitted by Stu Johnson (February 9, 2016)

Kathryn Jean Lopez interviews Gary Jansen on developing a transformational prayer life…


Walking on Water by James N. Watkins (January 29, 2016)

A lesson for our spiritual winters


Prayer Scrutinized by Dan Seagren (January 17, 2016)

City council opening prayer that tries to cover all the bases is no joke…


Is Faith and Forgiveness Confusing? by Bill Nichols (January 16, 2016)

Like Jonah and the Prodigal Son, Sandy needed to meet the God of second chances…


Amazing Breakthroughs by Bill Nichols (January 6, 2016)

Medical breakthroughs in 2015 give us reason to think about becoming 'instruments of breakthrough' in 2016…


Are You Listening? Do You Hear What I Hear? by Rusty Wright (December 20, 2015)

Have you ever missed a great opportunity because you weren't listening carefully? Twenty centuries ago some clues to impending good news of monumental import eluded most folks…


The Longing for Light by David Noreen (December 13, 2015)

An Advent reflection inspired by a single candle in the absolute darkness of a cave…


Mary Pounded Them Into Her Heart by James N. Watkins (December 11, 2015)

The truth behind a child's funny paraphrase of the Christmas story…


Celebrating Light from Chosen People Ministries (December 6, 2015)

The Jewish Feast of Dedication (Hanukkah, or Festival of Lights) celebrates a miracle and turning point in Jewish history…


Does the Christmas Story Still Matter? by Rusty Wright (December 6, 2015)

Christmas often means time with family, hectic shopping, parties, cards and gifts. But what about the first Christmas? The answer may surprise you…