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The power of fervent prayer
Salvation experience of legendary missionary's son

The next mail the mission society received from India contained a letter that reported that Jabez Carey had recently put his trust in Jesus! He even followed his father's steps and became a Baptist missionary.

7 habits of financially wise people

People often lose common sense when dealing with dollars and cents. The Richest Man in Babylon has endured for many years because Clason was able to put in a nutshell the basics of good financial planning in a handful of simple statements.

Help for your prayer life
Elements of praying with power include fervency, sincerity, passion

"Powerful prayers are not half-hearted, insincere, routine, mindless prayers. A powerful prayer generally will include an element of fervency, sincerity and passion."

From the editor

My prayers should always involve praise — glorifying God through what He did for my daughter and for other blessings too numerous to mention here. May I always be like the one leper who glorified God, not like the nine who didn't thank Him.

It's time to pray for children, students to be saved

According to recent research on baptisms by age group in Southern Baptist churches, baptisms of 12 to 17-year-olds have been in decline since 1972.

God is doing great things through Crossings

As we celebrate the 20th anniversary of Crossings, we marvel at the numbers. In addition to ever-increasing attendance, our campers have contributed $1,771,406 to global missions causes.