CONTENTS

HeWasListening

He was listening

AThought

A thought: In God’s hands

PC_May2020

Parent conversations: How can parents reassure children during an uncertain time?

APRIL ISSUE

My Christian life: Dealing with mental illness

Seeing God’s grace through the struggle of mental illness. I struggle mightily with my mental health. To…

Power in the ordinary

By the ordinary means of the Word and sacraments, the Holy Spirit has made us believers and…

Please explain: How can Jesus be our friend if he isn’t physically here on earth?

Simeon carried baby Jesus in his arms. John reclined next to Jesus during their last Passover together….

He was listening

A unique thank-you note reminds a mom that her son was listening. IT WAS UNEXPECTED—the note in…

Parenting parents

Families celebrate graduations throughout the nation this month. Young men and women are moving to another level…

Campus cornerstone: The rock

We stand secure in the storms of life when we stand on Christ. I’ve had the experience…

A Bible story just for me: Anxiety

When I didn’t feel safe anymore Feelings are not facts. Yet sometimes those feelings of anxiety are…

Bible study: God forgives and refuses to remember our sins

There is a story about a much-loved pastor who carried the burden of a secret sin he…

Q&A: How can I forgive and forget?

I know I need to forgive my wife because in the Lord’s Prayer we ask that God…

Devotion: Jesus is for the birds

“Even the sparrow has found a home, and the swallow a nest for herself, where she may…

President’s message: Having the right tools

I’ve done a lot of remodeling and woodworking projects over the years. Most of what I’ve done…

Parent conversations: How can parents reassure children during an uncertain time?

As the editorial staff developed the May issue of Forward in Christ, the mandatory quarantines had just…

A thought: In God’s hands

As I write this thought, we are all concerned about the spread of a virus that has…

Confessions of faith: Qiang Wang

A Buddhist discovers the truth of God’s Word, a message he now shares with others. “When I…

Struggle to forgive

We are to forgive others, but the journey can be difficult. I needed to forgive my father….

advertisement