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Hope4Riverside

An interview with Pastor Dan Powell Daniel Powell, pastor of Calvary Open Bible Church in Dayton, Ohio, is leading a charge to bring hope to Riverside, a depressed suburb of Dayton. We sat down with him to...
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Living Proof: Recovery is Possible

By Ray Robinette Journey to Faith My childhood was a disaster. My dad was a pedophile and alcoholic. After he had been exposed and everything had fallen apart, my parents divorced. Mom was left to raise...
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Our Messenger of God

By Katie Henaman I was pregnant again, carrying my fourth child. This pregnancy, like the rest, was unexpected, and Adam and I agreed that it would be our last. We were already blessed with three daughters...
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Miracle Invasion

People have never been so hungry for an authentic manifestation of God’s power. Missionary stories of miracles in other nations abound, but what about in our nation, our city, or our home? Testimonies of...
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Got Your Six

By Hannah Bemis Over the last year or so, my husband and I have gotten hooked on one or two police dramas on Netflix. A delightful perk of this development is that I’ve acquired an entirely new...
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Orphaned But Not Abandoned

By Leon Luther Adams Henifin Newspapers of the day reported the tragic story.On March 15, 1948, Luther and Hazel Adams and their two older children, Joy Belle and Charles, were flying from El Secreto,...
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By Faith Shoes

By Jessica Welch Thirty-one-year-olds just don’t have strokes,” the emergency room doctor said. He had a rather baffled look on his face as he looked up from reading the MRI report. It was obvious to...
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Not Forgotten

By John Geissler The morning’s fog shrouded the far banks of the river in northeastern China where my friend Kenneth Bae and I stood. “What river is that?” I asked. “It’s the Yalu,”...
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Disaster Response

Open Bible’s Partner, Convoy of Hope, has deployed disaster services teams to respond to Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria and the wildfires in Montana. News reports show that faith groups in coordination...
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Missing a Peace

By Julie Cole The problem with peace is it’s quiet. If you aren’t careful, you’ll miss it. At Christmastime the birth of Jesus, the Prince of Peace, is celebrated – but if you aren’t careful,...
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Keep it Up

By Angela Gidley Why did you hit Jack again?" I asked in astonishment. "I don't know, he just made me mad," my daughter Isabella responded. Grace is a frequent topic of conversation in our home,...
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Laying it Down

By Jared Laskey As a kid I remember when the Traveling Memorial Wall for the Vietnam War came through Eugene, Oregon. I understood that the memorial was a tribute to the fallen and those who were still...