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What Your Pastor Wishes He Could Say to You | Message Online

By Gary Khan  I was 16 years old, sitting in my room reading when I heard someone call my name, but there was no one around. I thought my sisters were playing a trick on me. I went looking...

Five Ways to Approach Voting | Message Online

By Hannah Bemis I have a confession to make: For most of my adult life, I have been an apathetic, even lazy voter. Using the excuses that I’m not smart...

Five Ways to Keep Your Pastor from Throwing in the Towel | Message Online

By Darrick Young  I remember opening my first ever Pastor’s Appreciation card. Inside were a few kind words and a refrigerator magnet that said, “I work for the Lord. The...

A Conversation with Chris Hansler | Message Online

In this episode of “Better Roads,” Randall visits with Chris Hansler about his journey and the important roads that led to the honor of this latest assignment. Chris is the...

Ithaca Open Bible: 75 Years Strong! | Message Online

Ithaca Open Bible Church (IOB) in Arcanum, Ohio, spent several days last month celebrating its 75th anniversary. On September 2 the church gathered for a campfire service where people roasted hot dogs and shared memories of the past and vision for the future. The...

Freedom Nights: Hosted by Foundations Church in Williamsburg, Virginia | Message Online

During the month of July, members of Foundations Church, an Open Bible church in Williamsburg, Virginia, gathered each Wednesday evening for powerful teaching, worship, and prayer. They were rewarded with salvations, baptisms, and...

Roberto Seda Appointed Director of East Sector of Open Bible Hispanic Ministries | Message Online

Roberto Seda has been appointed as the new director of the East Sector of Open Bible Hispanic Ministries effective September 1, 2020. The East Sector serves Open Bible’s Southeast, East, and Central regions.  ...

Lo que su pastor desea poder decirle | Message Online

Por Gary Khan Tenía 16 años y estaba sentado en mi habitación leyendo cuando escuché que alguien me llamaba por mi nombre, pero no había nadie alrededor. Pensé que mis...

Are They Worthy of Forgiveness? | Message Online

By Savannah Marten  There are moments as believers that define our walk with Christ in a monumental way such as the moment we receive the gift of salvation, our baptism, or our receiving a profound word from the...

Life Matters | Message Online

By Renita Collins  The Creator of the universe gives every person a gift called life. What we do with that life is our gift to the Creator. Life is like...

5 Things NOT to Say When Someone is Grieving | Message Online

By Nicole Kerr  Even if you have never experienced a season of grief, you at least know someone who has. We all struggle to know the right things to say and do, and there...

Summerfest to Go | Message Online

By Julie Nortune I am a planner. I love getting a new calendar at the beginning of each year. It hangs proudly on my bulletin board for the family to...

Happily Serving in the Air Force Reserve | Message Online

During the graduation ceremony for completion of the Air Force Basic Chaplain’s course, Kristina is presented with the Commandant's Award for a paper she wrote on being a chaplain. Her entire paper was read during the ceremony.

A Conversation with Somkong Vong | Message Online

Pastor Somkong Vong, lovingly known as Kong, is a survivor. A child of refugees, Kong earned a college degree and is a math teacher at East Des Moines High School in Des Moines, Iowa. She also...

Ensure a Great Harvest | Message Online

By Tammy Swailes In the following article names of countries, languages, and names have been redacted to protect the people involved.  George was born and raised in MMMM, a Muslim-majority country in South Asia. His...