Arrested man in handcuffs with hands behind back

Planning

In the August 24 Turning Point devotional David Jeremiah writes: “Poor Donald Pugh. He was very upset over the unflattering photograph of him released by the Lima, Ohio, police. He appeared overweight and puffy...
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Illustration: Growth of the Church; China

In a recent Breakpoint commentary, Eric Metaxas writes: “You’ve probably heard a lot about China in the news lately: How it’s threatening peace in the Pacific by building military bases on artificial islands. Y...
Grocery store displays different colors and varieties of potatoes for people to select their favourite, agricultural produce arranged in lines.

Illustration: Kindness, Compassion

An unknown author tells this story: I was at the corner grocery store buying some early potatoes. I noticed a small boy, delicate of bone and feature, ragged but clean, hungrily apprising a basket of freshly pi...
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Illustration: Money, Finances

“For one reason or another, most people today are concerned about money. It is estimated that 40% of the marriages that fail are the result of conflict over finances. Colleges report that students are forsaking...
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Illustration: Prayer

A successful businessman needed several millions dollars to clinch an important deal, and he was having a hard time obtaining a loan, so he went to church to pray for the money. By chance, he knelt next to a ma...
An orange river access sign on the Animas river pointed towards the closed river.  The discoloration in the river is due to an accidental spill of mine waste into the river by the EPA.

Illustration: Evil

In a recent Turning Point Daily Devotional, David Jeremiah writes: “Last year the American Environmental Protection Agency allowed an ocean of sludge to pollute Colorado’s Animas River, turning the tributary to...
An aerial view of a holy wooden Christian cross on a burlap background.

Illustration: Persistence; Don’t Give Up!

  In his Turning Point Daily Devotional for June 4, David Jeremiah writes: “One morning last year—it was 3:20 a.m.—actor Chris Pratt was riding through Atlanta following eighty hours of exhaustive filmi...
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Illustration: Patience

As the patient sat down in the dentist's chair complaining of his aching tooth, he said, "Doc, how long will it take to pull this thing?"