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5 Years Ago, and 35 Years Ago

By Randy Alcorn | August 3, 2009
Thirty-five years ago was also the wedding of my best friend Jerry Hardin, who's now with Jesus. That's me on the right. (Jerry's the skinny one.)

Affliction was Necessary to Me

By Randy Alcorn | August 25, 2008
I want to share the following, written by my friend Denny Hartford, the director of a terrific organization I highly recommend, Vital Signs Ministries (FYI, that's not Denny in the picture, it's Martin Luther). Denny works in the ministry with his wonderful wife Claire.

Aggie Hurst: A Story of Eternal Perspective

By Randy Alcorn | November 9, 2008
While we were unable to find any real pictures of Aggie or her family, I hope this story of God's faithfulness through the sacrifice of missionary couple David and Svea Flood will inspire you. 

American Evangelicals Believe There Are Different Ways to Heaven

By Randy Alcorn | July 23, 2008
Last month a UPI report began as follows:

America remains a nation of believers, but a new survey finds most Americans don't feel their religion is the only way to eternal life — even if their faith tradition teaches otherwise.

Animals that make you smile or say wow

By Randy Alcorn | December 10, 2009
Here are photos of some of the more bizarre looking animals God has made. Some make me smile, revealing God’s sense of humor and delight. Some just make me shake my head and wonder at His creativity.