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Weekly Devotionals

The Discipline of the Body, Part Two

Date posted: June 30, 2022
The Jerusalem Bible translates it this way:  “Think of God’s mercy, my brothers, and worship Him, I beg you, in...
Weekly Devotionals

Under Orders: Part 2

Date posted: June 2, 2022
When I was in college, it was the custom when the yearbook came out to ask one’s friends to autograph...
Weekly Devotionals

The Gift of Work

Date posted: May 19, 2022
The principal cause of boredom is the hatred of work. People are trained from childhood to hate it. Parents often...
Weekly Devotionals

Discipline: The Answer to God’s Call

Date posted: May 12, 2022
As a child in a Christian home, I did not start out with an understanding of the word discipline.  I simply knew...
Weekly Devotionals

What Do You Mean by Submission?

Date posted: March 17, 2022
People are always asking me this. What is this business of "submission" you're always talking about? We're not really very...
Weekly Devotionals

Common Courtesy

Date posted: March 3, 2022
Talking with a group of seminary students I mentioned that the common rules of courtesy are often overlooked nowadays, especially...
Weekly Devotionals


Date posted: February 10, 2022
A writer in the New Yorker some months ago analyzed television as "the context of no-context." Think about that one....
Weekly Devotionals

Passion and Purity

Date posted: February 3, 2022
A twenty-six-year-old man preparing to be a missionary writes, "I wish someone had given me this book about six months...
Weekly Devotionals

Take Strength

Date posted: July 15, 2021
These strong, simple words can be spiritual adrenaline for us when we need them.  They were written by a man...
Lectures & Talks

A Godly Woman is a Happy Woman

Date posted: July 13, 2021
Originally published: Apr 23, 1991
Weekly Devotionals

The Father’s Voice

Date posted: June 24, 2021
Originally published: Jun 24, 2021
Norbert Selking, of Hebron, Illinois, who writes to me and prays for me, wrote, "I am reminded of our young family...
Weekly Devotionals

Sudden Change

Date posted: May 27, 2021
Originally published: May 27, 2021
Suddenly it happens that a source of life or joy or refreshment is cut off?  The supply dries up and...
Weekly Devotionals


Date posted: May 20, 2021
Originally published: May 20, 2021
"I must admit I feel a lot of pressure with two children under two years of age. I am committed...
Weekly Devotionals

A Life’s Work

Date posted: May 13, 2021
Originally published: May 13, 2021
Few women today are concerned about ironing sheets, but it is still possible to let many other things take precedence...
Weekly Devotionals

My Mother

Date posted: May 6, 2021
Originally published: May 6, 2021
She was Kath to her close friends, Dearie to my father, and always Mother (never Mom) to her six children....
Weekly Devotionals

My Spiritual Mother

Date posted: April 29, 2021
Originally published: Apr 29, 2021
Katherine Morgan has been a missionary in Pasto, Colombia, for fifty years. She has been a friend of mine for...
Weekly Devotionals

Nothing is Lost

Date posted: March 25, 2021
Originally published: Mar 25, 2021
A pastor's wife asked, "When one witnesses a work he has poured his life into 'go up in flames' (especially...
Weekly Devotionals

Discerning the Call of God

Date posted: December 31, 2020
Originally published: Dec 31, 2020
As a little girl I especially loved the story of God’s call to the child Samuel as he lay sleeping...

Devotedly: The Personal Letters and Love Story of Jim and Elisabeth Elliot

Date posted: November 11, 2020
Originally published: Nov 11, 2020
Gateway to Joy

A Real Woman: A Woman’s Work

Date posted: October 1, 2020
Originally published: Oct 25, 1988
Gateway to Joy

A Woman’s Work: Spiritual Work

Date posted: October 1, 2020
Originally published: Nov 12, 1990
Video Talks

Real Men and Real Women: A Real Man is a True Man

Date posted: October 1, 2020
Originally published: Jan 20, 1989
Gateway to Joy

The Mark of a Man: A Call to True Masculinity

Date posted: October 1, 2020
Originally published: Sep 16, 1991
Gateway to Joy

A Woman’s Gifts: The Gift of Place

Date posted: October 1, 2020
Originally published: Dec 1, 1992