Ch’i Whiz!

Ch’i Whiz!

By Sensei Charlaine (Engelhardt) Martin, 3rd Dan American Stratiotia Christou July 1999 edited 10/19/2022 In our last article, “Harmonious Living,” we apologize for the delay (we were in the middle of moving). I promised to cover the concept of Ch’i since this permeates the martial arts and is part of the doctrine of the Yin Yang. This concept is confusing for Christians and is not compatible […]

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Dummy-Proofed? Showing Myself Grace

Dummy-Proofed? Showing Myself Grace

If Jesus could give me grace, then I realize I should extend grace to myself.

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Waiting for God’s “Yes!”

Waiting for God’s “Yes!”

You can’t go wrong waiting for God’s “Yes!”

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The Importance of Plumb and Square

The Importance of Plumb and Square

Jesus is the Cornerstone, the very crucial marker for our faith and life. What if there was no cornerstone? The building would be a catawampus mess. Without Jesus, our lives are a catawampus mess.

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Living in Limbo

Living in Limbo

As you either enter the limbo or exit it, may you continue to trust that God is good.

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Is There a Veil between the Living and the Dead?

Is There a Veil between the Living and the Dead?

Most adults fondly remember Halloween as a fun time to dress up in costumes of all sorts and go from door to door begging for sweet treats. But, if you ask them today what Halloween is, some will say the night before All Saint’s Day, while others don’t honestly know. So what is Halloween? Is there a thin veil between the living and the dead around October 31? What ought Christians consider when this time of year rolls around? How should we respond?

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A Story Behind Every Body *Updated*

A Story Behind Every Body *Updated*

We become our own harshest critic when others’ criticism sinks down deep into our hearts.

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Hiding From Daddy

Hiding From Daddy

When we reap the consequences of our sin, He knows and reaches out to us, offering to help us out of it.

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Heading UP!

Heading UP!

Insights from Our Trip to the Upper Peninsula of Michigan My Boaz and I recently ran away from home for our seventh honeymoon. Seven years? Where has the time gone? We needed a break from our day-to-day stuff. We usually want to get away together for our anniversary. It was exactly what we needed. The Upper Peninsula ads caught our attention, so we packed our […]

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God Watch: Following God in His Work

God Watch: Following God in His Work

Going on a God watch helps us recognize God’s work in our lives that we might follow Him on His adventure for us.

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