byon April 22nd, 2014 | 8 responses
A young woman wrote: “I’ve fallen in love with an unbeliever, but I know it’s wrong. What should I do?” One of our authors posted her question and his answer on the ODJ website. Three months later, the young woman made a comment in the same post. She said that even though unbelieving family... read more »
byon April 8th, 2014 | 13 responses
A friend had been working at a job he loved for many years when he was suddenly laid off. He took another position at a new company, but the work was not as fulfilling and didn’t pay well. Then the first employer asked him to return, which he did with joy. Sadly, he and most of the workforce were... read more »
byon April 7th, 2014 | 2 responses
God is . . .
byon April 1st, 2014 | one response
don’t let anyone think less of you . . .
byon March 25th, 2014 | 3 responses
not too young
byon March 25th, 2014 | 10 responses
Recent research has revealed what teenagers truly desire from the adults in their lives. The Search Institute study found that teens want parents and other older influencers to do the following: 1. Look at us. 2. Spend time talking with us. 3. Listen. 4. Be dependable. 5. Show appreciation for what... read more »
just a little?
byon March 13th, 2014 | 8 responses
People living in the sunny state of Florida in the US are dealing with a slow-moving but destructive creature. The Giant African snail, which can grow as big as a rat, is wreaking havoc as it gnaws through the stucco exterior of homes and devours every plant in its path. What’s more, the snails... read more »
byon March 1st, 2014 | 7 responses
Recently, I took a 17-hour road trip and my family and a foreign exchange student we were hosting were also along for the ride. To save time, we attempted to cut through a bordering country. We were turned away at the border, however, because our exchange student did not possess the right paperwork.... read more »
byon February 17th, 2014 | 10 responses
In the spring of 2013, North Korean church leaders requested that believers around the world pray for their country and the Christians who live there. They called for this intercession due to the saber-rattling of North Korea’s government, which had been conducting military exercises with war... read more »
pizza box evangelist
byon February 6th, 2014 | 5 responses
My wife and I were downtown trying to start spiritual conversations with people we met. We came across a 23-year-old street dweller and shared the gospel with him using a method called The Big Story. It involves drawing circles to explain God’s story and plan of salvation. The young man had a... read more »