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2002 Special Features:
More Forgiving and a Bigger Sweet Spot, by Tom Norvell
Two good things to resolve this year...
Ready to Give a Defense, by Alan Smith
Are you prepared?
The Difference 50 Cents Made, by Rubel Shelly
Even small gifts can mean a lot.
Selecting the Perfect Presence, by Rick Brown
Jesus is the perfect present, and the perfect presence.
You're Going to Love It!, by Tom Norvell
This is a great present!
Fingerprints of Love, by Mike Ellis
He touched us, can we pass it on?
Why Sharing Beats Partying, by Rubel Shelly
Chose to put your resources to work a different way.
Slow Down!, by Tom Norvell
Take it easy!
Too Stressed to Enjoy, by Dr. Jeff Lee
Everybody relax a little.
Unanswered Questions or Unquestioned Answers, by Steve Higginbotham
Do some digging.
With All Your Heart, by Ton Norvell
If it's worth doing, it's worth doing all the way.
Ugly is Beautiful, by Pat Jones
Take a second look.
Everything is Not Okay, by Michael Harbour
We live in a fallen world.
The Parable of Persevering Emmitt, by Rubel Shelly
He just keeps going...
Be Still, by Janice Price
Reconnect with God in the stillness.
Enjoy It While You Can, by Tom Norvell
Relish the moments.
Selfless Love, by Joseph Mazzella
Sharing is caring.
Sons are Forever, by Janice Price
Facing the grief of suicide is painful.
Just a Glimpse, by Tom Norvell
Take time to look around at the beauty of life...
Thanksgiving: Time for Sharing, by Rubel Shelly
Take the time to share with those that need help.
Nothing to Give Thanks, by Dr. Jeff Lee
It's not that hard.
Bathed in Light, by Paul Lee
A love/hate relationship with rain.
In Sunshine and In Rain, by Joseph Mazzella
The rains will pass.
For Help With Pornography and Chat Addictions, by Steve Puckett
A listing of links to helpful resources.
Home Safe Home?, by Jeff James and Phil Ware
Is it really that dangerous? Yes, it is.
The Vacant Lot, by Tom Norvell
It will fill up with something.
It's Good to Be Home, by Paul Lee
The trip is finally over.
What's On Your Mind?, by Tom Norvell
There's a lot occupying our thoughts.
Worthy is the Lamb, by Jim McGuiggan
Everything points to him.
Let's Live, Not Die, by Dr. Bill Denton
Make the life choice.
You'll Need a Lawyer, by David A. Sargent
You stand accused.
Flourishing Life, by Paul Lee
Life can blossom even in the harshest conditions.
Is Your Lamp Attached?, by Bruce Wadd
Can you see clearly?
Sunrise In Their Smiles, by Paul Lee
Can you help Just One More?
Jesus Walked, by Dennis Crawford
Take some time.
Biographers Needed! Please Apply, by Rubel Shelly
Who will spread the word?
Just Beyond What I Can See, by Tom Norvell
Not all is clear, unfortunately...
Beautiful Music, Beautiful Heart, by Mike Ellis
Seek out a beautiful tone in your life.
Horns, Seeds, Instant Answers, and Prayer, by Teresa Bell Kindred
What do we expect from prayer?
Who Moved?, by Edd Knight
Did He leave us? No...
One at a Time, by Tom Norvell
Best to keep it simple.
Undeceiving Ourselves, by Rubel Shelly
Truth just has to be faced, even if it's painful.
Learning and Teaching, by Joseph Mazzella
There are wonderful lessons to learn.
Vulnerability And The Art of Friendship, by Michael Harbour
You are somebody!
What's Happening?, by Dr. Bill Denton
Nuthin' ever happens 'round here...
Where I Used to Go to Church, by Alan Smith
It's sad, but too often true.
That Didn't Hurt!, by Larry Davies
Can we get past our fear?
Enjoying the Storm, by Tom Norvell
He is a shelter in time of storm.
It's Only(?) Entertainment, by Rubel Shelly
What are we putting in our minds?
No One Has Ever Done This For Me, by Bob Perks
Forgiveness is a beautiful thing.
The Value of a Spotter, by Rubel Shelly
He's watching over you.
Other Things, by Tom Norvell
We're so easily distracted.
The Folded Page, by Tom Norvell
Sometimes the damage leaves a permanent mark.
Wrinkle Movers, by Joseph Mazzella
Do we really want to get rid of our wrinkles?
Caring Requires Courage, by Rubel Shelly
The courage of 9/11 is inspiring.
Better Me Than Dead, by Linda Rondeau
A refreshing perspective from an unexpected source.
Child's Play, by Rubel Shelly
Can you take some time off?
A Changed Self-Image, by Rubel Shelly
A young man is making better choices.
A Few Good Words, by Joseph Mazzella
Words can be a powerful force for good.
What Does a Christian Do?, by David Smith
How should we live as Christians?
Being Used by God, by Tom Norvell
Surrender your life to Him.
Heart Strings from Heartlight, by Teresa Bell Kindred
Writing is not always lonely!
Ones and Zeros, by Ben Steed
God can work with anything.
A Legacy of Love, by Paul Lee
Why do I work so hard on Heartlight?
What's Your Agenda?, by Michael Harbour
Time Passages, by Teresa Bell Kindred
Has it really been that long?
Ignoring Mt. Everest, by Rubel Shelly
The problem is huge.
What Was He Thinking?, by Tom Norvell
You were on his mind.
Care for Caregivers, by Teresa Bell Kindred
Who helps those who help?
"Would You Please Pray for My Foot?", by Edd Eason
A Matter of Trust, by Michael Harbour
Do you want the good news, or the bad news?
What Is the Right Price?, by Teresa Bell Kindred
What's your price?
Doing What You Were Meant to Do, by Tom Norvell
Are you in the right place?
Poverty Continues to Grow: Our Response?, by Larry James
What will we do about it?
Who's Controlling Your Life?, by Alan Smith
Who's in charge here?
A Beautiful Mind, Part 10, by David Smith
Wrapping it up...
Could You Hum a Few Bars?, by Rubel Shelly
What a friend we have in Jesus!
What Is Christ Prepared To Do?, by Jim McGuiggan
Why does He bother with us?
A Million Miles from Home, by Michael Harbour
A Beautiful Mind, Part 9, by David Smith
Whatever is praiseworthy...
A Blanket of Love, by Betty Jo Mings
God longs to comfort us.
Food for Worms, by Robert G. Taylor
Ben Franklin learned humility.
A Beautiful Mind, Part 8, by David Smith
Whatever is excellent...
Reflecting the Conditions, by Tom Norvell
Not My Thorn, by Michael Harbour
Where does it hurt?
A Beautiful Mind, Part 7, by David Smith
Whatever is admirable...
Hope You Have a Good Day!, by Larry James
Really mean it.
Taking God for Granted, by Alan Smith
Do we take Him for granted?
A Beautiful Mind, Part 6, by David Smith
Whatever is lovely...
Do It Right!, by Tom Norvell
Can we take the time to do it properly?
Playing Our Part With Pleasure, by Michael Harbour
What about the problem of pleasure?
Elephant Men, by Jim McGuiggan
All the Trumpets Sounded, by John William Smith
Is there a story you need to tell?
The King Will Not Return, by Tom Norvell
The king of golf won't be back, but the King will...
A Beautiful Mind, Part 5, by David Smith
Whatever is pure...
We Can Get By With a Lot Less, by Tom Norvell
We can do more than the minimum.
A Beautiful Mind, Part 4, by David Smith
Think on these things...
With the Joy of a Beginner, by Michael Harbour
Let's get started!
Relying on God, by Alan Smith
Do we rely too much on the wrong things?
The Snakes in Ireland, by Rubel Shelly
Why? Why would anyone bring them back?
Is Jesus Ruling Your Life?, by Dr. Bill Denton
How can you tell?
A Beautiful Mind, Part 3, by David Smith
Whatever is noble...
Moving On, by Mark Waltenbaugh
Is it time to move?
Cutting Corners, by Tom Norvell
Sometimes it's good, sometimes it's not so good...
Choosing to Forgive, by Rubel Shelly
Will you make the choice?
A Beautiful Mind, Part 2, by David Smith
It's all in the mind...
Dwelling In God's House, by Alan Smith
Is it your residence?
Living By Words That Work, by Dr. Bill Denton
Are your words working for you?
A Father I Never Had, by Dr. Jeff Lee
Do you see God as your Father?
Keep On Swingin', by Tom Norvell
What's the secret to success?
A Beautiful Mind, by David Smith
What are you thinking about?
25 Cents Worth of Care, by Dr. Bill Denton
How much do you care?
The Storms of Spring, by Paul Fletcher
Storms can refresh us, if we let them.
A Vessel for God's Use, by Bill Henegar
She was the Lord's servant.
Waters and Flame, by Julie Allwhite
Sometimes things don't turn out like you planned... but He is there.
Night Vision, by Rusty Tugman
Can you see beyond the darkness?
Team Effort, by Rubel Shelly
Working together brings better results.
How Do You Say It?, by Robert G. Taylor
God can help you find the words.
Are You a Believer?, by Dr. Bill Denton
Have you confessed Him?
A Better Solution, by Rubel Shelly
Only Slightly Off, by Tom Norvell
On some things, being slightly wrong makes it all wrong.
The Wind of the Spirit, by Jim McGuiggan
Let the Spirit revive you.
Selective Hearing, by Dr. Bill Denton
How well do we listen to God?
Beyond Footprints on the Moon, by Ken Dillman
Our God specializes in impossible situations.
It Was Somebody Else's Fault, by Rubel Shelly
You have to live with your choices.
Beyond Being the Victim, by Dr. Jeff Lee
The story of Joseph has an important lesson for us.
Ring the Bells, by Larry Bridgesmith
Serving God can be dangerous work.
The First Step, by Tom Norvell
Can you overcome your fear?
Pray Without Ceasing, by Alan Smith
There is not one prayer he does not hear.
A Trustworthy God, by Alan Smith
We can give Him all our trust.
Ready, Set, Relax!, by Rubel Shelly
Schedule some time for a break.
Content, by Dr. Bill Denton
Have you learned yet?
Creative Theories, by Alan Smith
How do you explain it?
Spring Surprise, by Tom Norvell
Just be patient, and that seed may grow.
The Stress Disease, by Larry Davies
It's called "me, myself, and I"-itis.
In the Shadow of Easter: The Power of Nothing, by David Smith
Nothing can be enormously powerful.
Daily Affirmations, by Alan Smith
Some affirmations aren't effective, but we show you two that are.
Good Morning Glory, Good Morning Grace, by Phil Ware
God greets us each Sunday with glory and grace!
It Is Finished, by Alan Smith
How many does it take to finish?
Beauty and the Beast, by Jim McGuiggan
God loves us even in our ugliness.
Great Trip... Until the Landing!, by Rubel Shelly
It's not just the journey, it's the destination, too.
Waiting for Mail, by Tom Norvell
And waiting, and waiting...
Who, Me? Rejoice?, by David Smith
Find a way to rejoice.
What Are You Wearing?, by Marsha Jordan
Have you put on Christ?
Thankful, Today!, by Rubel Shelly
Even in trials, there is reason to be thankful.
It's Not All Relative, by Tom Norvell
Some things are absolutely true.
Do What You're Good At, by Alan Smith
You've got a call to be good at something!
Brokenness: A Prelude to Revival, by Robin Smith
God cares for the broken.
Every Good Rule Needs an Exception, by Rubel Shelly
Can't we just make an exception?
Making Ourselves Available, by Alan Smith
No Room for Crooks Here, by Rubel Shelly
Ethical behavior must be our goal.
A Broken Spirit, by Alan Smith
He will not crush...
Why Go Where You Go?, by Teresa Bell Kindred
Why do you go to church?
Sometimes You Just Have to Laugh!, by Larry Davies
Have a little fun and laugh!
Worrying Yourself Down the Drain, by Dr. Bill Denton
Worry erodes your mind...
A Tribute to Missionaries, by Alan Smith
Let's praise them for their dedication and devotion to Jesus!
God, Not Fatalism, by Edward Fudge
What is the balance between God's sovreignty and our free will?
Ethopian at a Korean Restaurant, by Dr. Jeff Lee
Could this be God's plan?
Name Not For Sale, by Robert G. Taylor
What's your name worth?
Don't Be Gullible!, by Alan Smith
C'mon folks, don't believe everything you read!
Nightingales in Berkeley Square, by Jim McGuiggan
He brings life and restoration and refreshment!
Show, Don't Just Tell, by Teresa Bell Kindred
We can't just tell folks, we've got to show them.
Be Nice, by Tom Norvell
When do we stop being nice? Hopefully never.
A Lesson in Growing Up, by Rubel Shelly
It takes courage to admit a mistake.
Making Excuses, by Alan Smith
Just One Thing, by Mark Waltenbaugh
Can we do just one?
Dying to Live, by Steve Higginbotham
We must choose to die if you we truly want to live.
Jigsaw Puzzles and Christian Living, by Alan Smith
A few lessons from an unlikely source.
Frequent Attender Rewards, by Dr. Bill Denton
Why go to church?
The Ultimate Survivor, by Darlene Franklin
A dramatic telling of the temptation story.
Who Is Keeping Track?, by Thomas R. Fletcher
God is watching. He sees.
Amazing Comeback, by Rubel Shelly
More lessons from Major Applewhite.
A Matter of What You Do With God's Word, by Bill Denton
Are you wise or foolish?
Tired of God?, by Thomas R. Fletcher
Could it be? Would you admit it?
The Big and Little of It, by Dr. Bill Denton
We've got to get things in God's perspective.
Lessons From Snow, by Alan Smith
It's not always it's cracked up to be.
Disappointment Turns To Joy, by Tom Norvell
Things can turn around. And they will.
The Glory of the Groom, by Alan Smith
Hey, the groom's important, too!
Coin of the Realm, by Rubel Shelly
What's the currency?
White As Snow, by Chad Nall
You can be pure and sparkling clean.
Never Up, Never In, by Tom Norvell
You can put all that bad stuff behind you.
Where the Spirit of the Lord Is, by Jim McGuiggan
The Spirit is the power to change!
Is Jesus Here Today, Gone Tomorrow?, by Dr. Bill Denton
Jesus isn't going to leave us.
How Gullible Are We?, by Alan Smith
Are our eyes wide open?
Untried Christianity, by Dr. Bill Denton
Have we really tried?
Fresh Starts, by Chad Nall
God has a reset button for your life.
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