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Thanksgiving: a time to remember forgotten people – Mission Network News

USA (MNN) — If youre reading this in the U.S., you probably have big plans tonight for Thanksgiving dinner. Thanksgiving Day is an annual national holiday in the United States, one particularly rich in legend and symbolism. Thanksgiving Day commemorates a 1621 feast shared by early colonists and the Native Americans who helped them survive.... Read more

Thanksgiving Is No Time to Obsess About Healthy Eating | RELEVANT

As you’re planning your (safe, socially distanced) Thanksgiving feast this year, you might feel the temptation towards moderation. After all, it’s been a long quarantine season. You may have gained a little weight from all that late night boredom snacking. Maybe you should cut back a little for Thanksgiving, right? Not so fast. Lets just... Read more

Pay Back Time | Devotional by Gail Rodgers

Someone who had been miserable with Susan was now in a vulnerable position. She could retaliate with some well-aimed words and return a little of the misery. Yet instead of the satisfaction she anticipated a feeling of unease settled over her spirit. Susan knew that the things she wanted to say, and even felt she... Read more

‘A Rare and Exciting Find’: 3,000-Year-Old Fortress from Time of King David Unearthed by Israeli Archeologists

'A Rare and Exciting Find': 3,000-Year-Old Fortress from Time of King David Unearthed by Israeli Archeologists An ancient fortress that is believed to be manned by one of King Davids allies has been discovered by Israeli archeologists in the Golan Heights, where construction of a new neighborhood was slated to begin.According to CBN News, the... Read more

‘It’s Time for Us to Trust in God,’ Cissie Graham Lynch Says amid Pending Election Results

'It's Time for Us to Trust in God,' Cissie Graham Lynch Says amid Pending Election Results In a new Fearless podcast episode, Cissie Graham Lynch, the granddaughter of evangelist Billy Graham, shared how her perspective has changed in the days surrounding the 2020 Presidential Election."I finally realized no matter what, my message is the same.... Read more

How to Make the Most of Your Time in Evil Days

Many may feel overwhelmed with the times we are living in, walking around in disbelief as behaviors and actions once considered sinful and immoral are now being cheered, touted as one's right, and even made into laws. Many are shocked by the vile behaviors being embraced, pushed, and even celebrated.In these days, Ephesians 5:15-16 encourages... Read more

Time Wasters – NIV Devotions for Mom – Week of October 29

Time WastersVerse: Joshua 10:1-15Additional Scripture Readings:Psalms 37:5Matthew 6:34Where does your time go? Do you ever look back at the end of the day and wonder? Do you sometimes wish God would stretch your days, as he did for Joshua fighting the enemies of Israel?One reason you may not have enough time is that you waste... Read more

Once Upon A Time – Encouragement Café – October 28

Once Upon A Time By Beth Mabe GianopulosIn the days when the judges ruled, there was a famine in the land.  So a man from Bethlehem in Judah, together with his wife and two sons, went to live for a while in the country of Moab.   The mans name was Elimelek, his wifes name was Naomi, and... Read more

Quit Time | Devotional on Time with God by Marilyn Ehle

(Jesus) withdrew to a region near the wildernesswhere he stayed with his disciples. John 11:54 It was an unintended typographical error with unexpected meaning. In describing a daily period of prayer and Bible reading, the author meant to type quiet time, but a crucial letter in the first word was omitted. Quiet Time became Quit... Read more

Savoring in the Time of Suffering – Girlfriends in God – October 22, 2020

October 22, 2020Savoring in the Time of SufferingLisa MorroneTodays TruthTaste and see that the Lord is good; blessed is the one who takes refuge in him, (Psalm 34:8 NIV).Friend to FriendI dont know a single adult who will look back on the year 2020 and not shudder! Living through this past spring and summer has felt like Im... Read more

Advent is a Time to Recognize the Wonder of God with Us: An Interview with Scott Erickson – Bible Gateway Blog

Have you lost the sense of just how full of amazing wonder Christmas is? Maybe for you, the joy of the season is painfully dissonant with the hard edges of life. Or maybe you feel wearied by the way Christmas has become a polished, predictable routine. Or maybe this sacred divine story is too confusing... Read more

It’s Time to Dream Again | by Mary Pinckney

Therefore do not throw away your confidence, which has a great reward. For you have need of endurance, so that when you have done the will of God you may receive what is promised. Hebrews 10:35-36 (ESV) Lately, I have witnessed so many people settling for less, whether in life, love, relationships, or even in... Read more

Greeting Death For the First Time – Daughters of Promise – October 20

GREETING DEATH FOR THE FIRST TIMEBy: Christine WyrtzenAnd the Lord God commanded the man, saying, You may surely eat of every tree of the garden, but of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil you shall not eat, for in the day that you eat of it you shall surely die. Genesis 2:17-18I remember... Read more

‘We Will Get Through This Time’: Lynne Cheney Says God Has His Hand on America

'We Will Get Through This Time': Lynne Cheney Says God Has His Hand on America #interview #top headlines As the nation wrestles with intense issuesfrom a pandemic to racial unrestsome may wonder if we will get through the deep issues that we face as a country.Lynne Cheney, who describes herself as a historian, communicates in... Read more

Teens are sleeping better and enjoying more family time during pandemic – report

(Photo: Unsplash/Kevin Laminto)While the coronavirus pandemic has resulted in declining mental health for many adults, the findings are different for teenagers, particularly those in two-parent households. They have been faring better thanks to more sleep and spending more time with their families, according to a new report. The new report, released Tuesday from the Institute... Read more

Fleetwood Mac’s ‘Dreams’ Charts For First Time since 1977, Thanks to TikTok | RELEVANT

Sparked by the viral TikTok video that introduced the song to a new generation, Fleetwood Mac’s former No. 1 single “Dreams” lands back on the Billboard Hot 100 at No. 21 this week, its first time on the chart since its original 1977 run.(The song also jumped to No. 18 on the Streaming Songs chart... Read more

9 Romantic Ways to Get the Quality Time You Need, Even during COVID

Whether you reserve a spot at a campsite or blow up the air mattress and pitch a tent in the yard, camping is one way to appreciate the outdoors with a measure of privacy.If youre at a campsite, bask in Gods creations by observing the wildlife around you, taking a walk in nature at sunset,... Read more

A Set Time | Thoughts about God by Mary Pinckney

This is what the Lord says: There will be a special time when I show my kindness. Then I will answer your prayers. There will be a special day when I will save you.? Then I will help you and protect you. Isaiah 49:8 (ERV) Frustration has been on the rise because we have dealt... Read more

New beginnings are always possible, even in this time of upheaval

(Photo: Unsplash/Timothy Eberley)Straight after Yom Kippur, in normal times the Jewish community starts building their Succah, in preparation for the joyful festival of Succot. The specifications of the hut, in which we live for a week, are precise, and then we decorate the hut with pictures, hang up fruit to welcome in autumn, and invite... Read more

Polands President Walks in March for Life for First Time

Polands President Walks in March for Life for First Time Recently reelected Polish President Andrzej Duda joined fellow pro-life supporters in the countrys 15th March for Life and Family, as reported by Faithwire. The 48-year-old president is a strong supporter of restricting abortion, stating that the 21st centurys greatest battle will be for the family.Several... Read more

CAPC Magazine Issue 2 of 2020: Wrestling Time – Christ and Pop Culture

Letter from the Editor: There’s No Time Like the Present As we enter into the crisper days of fall, Ive found myself reflecting back on the past six months. In our shared experience as humans, weve witnessed things move intensely fast in some ways: while COVID-19 death tolls have skyrocketed, so have scientific advancements. And... Read more

“Time Adventure”: Solace in Non-Linearity – Christ and Pop Culture

God's view of time operates entirely differently from the human view, as His omniscience of all history and future outcomes prevents Him from being negatively affected by any present moment . . . This content is for Christ and Pop Culture members only. If you'd like to continue reading it, either log in to your account or subscribe... Read more

It Might Be Time to Change the Way You Pray | RELEVANT

If you had an open invitation from God to ask for absolutely anything at all, what would you ask for? Would you ask for a flourishing business, fame, more money, a romantic partner, more influence or perhaps a baby? Ask of Me, and I will give You the nations as Your inheritance, and the uttermost... Read more

5 Things Satan Would Love for You to Spend Your Time Doing

Alisha Headley iBelieve Contributing Writer I am not a fan of talking about Satan because I dont believe he deserves the attention. However, the truth is: Satan is real and if we ignore his existence, it's easier for him to enter our lives and work in destructive ways. 1 Corinthians 2:11 says we must know... Read more

Time – Encouragement Café – September 28

Time By Maria Drayton Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own. Matthew 6:34I wish things were different some days.  Some days I wish I could change things and slow things down.  It all has happened so fast.  My son is growing up and Im... Read more

Iranian pastor talks about his time in prison – Mission Network News

Iran (MNN) Pastor Farshid Fathi heard his phone ring and realized his own number was calling. Police had broken into his home, and Fathi faced a choice: run or go to prison. Joe Willey, Marketing and Communications Manager of SAT-7 USA, says, They wanted him to come in and give himself up. Now, here’s the... Read more

‘The Mandalorian’ Season Two Will Return Just in Time for Halloween | RELEVANT

For those wondering what’s next for The Mandalorian and his little buddy Baby Yoda or, “The Child,” asStar Warsinsists on calling him wonder no more. Disney announced that season two ofThe Mandalorianwill debut on October 30, and will likely follow the same weekly release schedule that the first season did. The Mandalorianwas Disney+’s first real... Read more

Time to Watch the New Trailer for ‘No Time to Die’ | RELEVANT

Bond is back, and we’ve got a real trailer for Cary Fukunaga’s first foray into the 007-verse withNo Time to Die, which will bring Daniel Craig back to the role (one last time, supposedly) reuniting withSpectre‘s La Seydoux, and also bring Captain Marvel‘s Lashana Lynch and Knives Out‘s Ana de Armas along for the ride.... Read more