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Evangelical Group's Plan to Proselytize Children at Portland’s Parks and Pools This Summer Comes under Fire

By Elaine Magliaro

Stateside Oregon: The Child Evangelism Fellowship’s Good News Club plans to “try to convert children as young as 5 at Portland apartment pools, public parks and dozens of other gathering spots this summer…” Some residents have been disturbed by CEF’s efforts to proselytize the youth of their city—and have banded together in order to warn parents about the eager evangelizers. 640 more words

United States

The Summons of God | his purpose; my part

I’m sure you’ve heard it said or even said it yourself that, “God has a plan.” But I wonder if you realize that God has some specific roles and purposes he’d like you to carry out as a part of that plan? 444 more words

Daily Devotion

HOW TO BE LOVING AND THEREFORE UNCOMPROMISING

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Dr. John Gerstner notes that the Apostle Paul assigns destruction to those who pervert the Gospel — but this curse is, in fact, an act of love. 64 more words

Christianity

3 Common Traits of Youth Who Don’t Leave the Church

from FaithIt

What is it that sets apart the kids who stay in the church? This does–and it’s a must read.

“What do we do about our kids?” The group of parents sat together in my office, wiping their eyes. 252 more words

Community

Walking with Someone

Daily Bible Reading – Isaiah 60-62; John 1

Today’s Key Passage – John 1:35-42

 

Customer service is important to any retail store.  We have all experienced the good type of service, and most of us have unfortunately experienced the bad.   433 more words

Bible

Standing in the Gap

Recently I had to preach a sermon on a Sunday morning on short notice. Usually anything less than a month I consider short notice, but this time it actually was a last moment kind of situation. 700 more words

Bible

Life for a Look

Life for a Look

“As Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, even so must the Son of Man be lifted up; so that whoever believes will in Him have eternal life.” 2,212 more words

Gospel