Today’s article appeared in the July/August 2020 issue of The Gospel News in the Word Up column. “Your heart shall rejoice and your joy no man taketh from you.” (John 16:22) I was fully engaged in the adult Sunday School class, but my attention was interrupted by a sweet voice behind me. My children were… Continue reading Circle the Happy, Cross Out the Sad
Today’s article appeared in the October 2020 issue of The Gospel News in the Editorial Viewpoint column. “I was answered that I must join none of them, for they were all wrong; and the Personage who addressed me said that all their creeds were an abomination in his sight; that those professors were all corrupt;… Continue reading Decisive or Divisive?
Today’s article is from the Blessing Bits column from the September 2020 issue of The Gospel News. When I was about 6, we were taking one of our family trips. We were coming home, and the car started to overheat, so my dad pulled over to check the radiator. In those days, we had no… Continue reading Blessing Bits: Similar Healings Years Apart
Today’s article appeared in the April 2020 issue of The Gospel News in the Children’s Corner, a column written specifically for kids. There is always a fun activity that accompanies the story, such as a puzzle or picture to color. Be sure to share it each month with the youngsters in your life! When I… Continue reading Have You Ever Seen an Angel?
Today’s article appeared in the June 2020 issue of The Gospel News in the Blast from the Past column, where you can learn fascinating facts about Church history. June 1939, eighty-one years ago this month, it was revealed to the Quorum of Twelve Apostles at a June conference in Monongahela, Pennsylvania, to recommend Brother Joseph… Continue reading Blast From the Past: The Sword of the Spirit
It’s January 1, 2021. Now things are supposed to go back to normal, right? 2020 is over, so the bad stuff has to stop. We all know this isn’t true. Pandemics know nothing of calendars. Disasters don’t care about dates. The times and seasons of Almighty God are known to Him alone. Here are some… Continue reading Happy New Year 2021
This article is part of Brother Jerry Valenti’s series on the original 12 Apostles of Christ. The Apostle for this blog is named James. No, not James the son of Zebedee — this is the other one, the one you don’t hear much about. Here’s what we know about this James: His father is named… Continue reading Working Even When Others Don’t See It
On behalf of the Gospel Blog team, I want to wish you a very merry Christmas! Wherever you are, however you’re celebrating, no matter the circumstances, I pray that Jesus Christ fills your heart today. Our team of columnists thought it fitting to send you seasons greetings by way of Zoom. (How else?) We recorded… Continue reading Merry Christmas 2020 from the Gospel Blog
This article is part of Brother Jerry Valenti’s series on the original 12 Apostles of Christ. If things had just worked out a little differently, this Apostle could have been remembered as “Courageous Thomas.” In John 11, when Jesus indicated He was going to ignore the advice of His disciples to “Be safe” and was… Continue reading If Only He Hadn’t Missed the Meeting
November is National Adoption Month, and since every adoption is a miracle, we’re sharing Sister Linda Scolaro’s adoption journey. .One day, I prayed that God would grant us a child, and I had no idea the amazing journey and plan that God had in store for us. I prayed this prayer many times. However, this… Continue reading A Vision Come True