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The Christian Woman’s Head Veiling

Editor's note:  This is a post we published years ago on my wife's personal blog.  And we simply wanted to republish it here at Truth in Word.  Thank you! Growing up a Brethren girl and marrying a Mennonite, I've had many opportunities to answer this question:  why do you wear that thing on your head? Here I will try to answer that question as pertaining not only to me, but to … [Read More...] about The Christian Woman’s Head Veiling

On Giving Up The Small Things

  We have been reading and researching some on the early Christians.  These giants of the faith who lived in the first few hundred years after Christ. And it both humbles and shames us. If they would come and sit in our churches now, what would they say about us?  Would they acknowledge that we are following the Way as it is taught in the Scriptures?  Would they look on us as soft … [Read More...] about On Giving Up The Small Things

Kenneth Miller Released: Pastor spent 2 years in jail for helping girl escape court-imposed lesbian ‘mom’

  Some of you have been following Kenneth Miller and his stand for truth.  Here is an article about his release from prison - where he had been held for two years for helping a woman escape the country with her daughter.     Pastor spent 2 years in jail for helping girl escape court-imposed lesbian ‘mom’ A Mennonite pastor who helped a girl and her birth mother escape … [Read More...] about Kenneth Miller Released: Pastor spent 2 years in jail for helping girl escape court-imposed lesbian ‘mom’

Alex Malarkey Wants His Name Stricken From “The Boy Who Came Back From Heaven”

  We have posted before about the book, "The Boy Who Came Back From Heaven".  It seems another twist has been added to the story the past couple weeks.     Christian Post published an article on April 12 that Alex Malarkey, now 20 years old, is suing Tyndale House Publishers.  He claims the entire thing was made up and wishes to have his name completely disassociated … [Read More...] about Alex Malarkey Wants His Name Stricken From “The Boy Who Came Back From Heaven”

From the archives

Out of the Darkness {Personal Testimony} – Part 2

We know this author's story is a candid one, but we wanted to let him explain it in his own words as much as possible - and to show exactly what it was that God, through His sovereign grace and mighty power, saved this man from.  This series is lengthy, but an amazing reminder that God STILL works!   In case you missed the first post in "Out of the Darkness" series . . . link as … [Read More...] about Out of the Darkness {Personal Testimony} – Part 2

Loving God Is Not Erotic (No Matter What Voskamp Says) – short video

  We have written on here concerning Ann Voskamp's One Thousand Gifts, urging readers to use caution and to take all she says back to the Word of God - exactly as we wish you to do with our own posts.   When we came across this three minute video, Lowell and I felt we needed to share it with you.  It explains clearly what it means to biblically put "love" and "God" … [Read More...] about Loving God Is Not Erotic (No Matter What Voskamp Says) – short video

A Church At The Crossroad {book study}

  Today marks the final post in our book study of "This Little Church Went to Market" by Gary Gilley.  I have enjoyed this book immensely as it is helpful to all those who are wondering what's going on with the church at large today.  He recently put out a book titled "Out of Formation" - which is on my list to read next winter.  It describes the spiritual formation movement and the … [Read More...] about A Church At The Crossroad {book study}

“This Little Church Went To Market” Synopsis and Study

  For a year or so, I had been wanting to read the trilogy by Dr. Gary Gilley called This Little Church.  All three books address issues in the church today.   Titles include: This Little Church Went to Market - Is the Modern Church Reaching Out or Selling Out? This Little Church Had None This Little Church Stayed Home   So this winter I decided to download … [Read More...] about “This Little Church Went To Market” Synopsis and Study