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9/2010

For this month--here's what we posted to our News & Insights section!

IMES

  • Friday, September 24, 2010
  • Peggy Campbell
  • Just 4 Fun!

1)  Ring from the church steeple

2)  What the March is all about

3)  Award-winning country singer who started very early with her career

4)  Los Angeles or New York

5)  A Nickoleon prank 

6)  Key to some pies

7)  Husky-voiced singer who married Captain Von Trapp

8)  2, 3, 5, 7, 11, 13, 17, 19, 23, 29 ... et al 

9)  Marcel Marceau and Blue Man Group 

10) Robbery, kidnapping, embezzlement, murder 

 

Stuck? Just check with Peggy for the answers!

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Elizabeth George Invites You to Grow More Like Christ

In her latest book, A Woman Who Reflects the Heart of Jesus, Elizabeth George invites readers to take a journey through God's Word, studying 30 character qualities that Jesus displayed.

Elizabeth shares, as you begin, it is my prayer that these 30 scenic viewpoints along the path will help speed you on your way to becoming more like the Master, to becoming A Woman Who Reflects the Heart of Jesus.

I'm accepting Elizabeth's invitation to read through this devotional and set a pace over the next 30 days to grow more towards Christlikeness.  If you would like ...

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Do you feel unloved?

Baby lovedHave you ever felt unwanted, even unloved?  I have.  It's a painful and powerful emotion that is difficult to overcome. 

Growing up, some cruel children said that I was adopted.  Although the accusers had no factual knowledge and were merely 'teasing me', I found myself very hurt by their words.  I wanted so badly to belong.  The very idea that no one wanted me wounded my heart.

Perhaps this is why I love that God calls me His child.  We all are children of God.  None of us, therefore, are unwanted or unloved.  God knows each of us by ...

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Dancing With Max

Dancing with Max with Chuck Colson"This former Nixon hatchet man has learned more about love from Max than from anyone else."--Chuck Colson

Grandparents are proud people--give them a chance, and they'll regale you with pictures and anecdotes of from their grandchildren. So, it didn't surprise me when Chuck Colson shared how much he loves his grandson Max or what a great time he has when they hang out. But what did surprise me was the depth of inspiration and impact Max has had--not only on Chuck Colson but on everyone who knows him.

"Dancing with Max" is the book just released that ...

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NUMBERS GAME - Part 1

  • Friday, September 17, 2010
  • Peggy Campbell
  • Just 4 Fun!

Fill in the blank -- and try to do it before Googling!

Example:  26 = L. of the A.  Letters of the Alphabet

1)  7 = W. of the W.

2)  1001 = A. N.

3)  12 = S. of the Z.

4)  52 = C. in a D.

5)  9 = P. in the S. S.

6)  88 = P. K.

7)  13 = S. on the A. F.

8)  32 = D. F. at which W. F.

9)  18 = H. on a G. C.

10) 90 = D. in a  R. A.


BONUS  200 = D. for P. G. in M.

 


Check with Peggy for answers!

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Halloween…Ghostly or Godly?

Halloween Radio Special Jim Garlow

In a season of ghosts, goblins and ghouls-what are we to think?  Is it just harmless fun-or something far more complicated?  Jim Garlow addresses that and more in his Halloween special:  Ghostly or Godly!

September not even finished, stores have already begun stocking up on Halloween decorations. And as Halloween approaches, many of us are wondering what to think about this holiday. Do we participate? Do we do something completely different? Should we treat it the same as any other day? And what does the Bible say about all of this? These questions are exactly why Jim's special is ...

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