Socks, Shoes and Salvation Homeless Foot Washing Event

Azusa Pacific University (APU) Nursing students from the High Desert Regional Campus partnered with the Salvation Army to host the fourth annual Socks, Shoes and Salvation Homeless Foot Washing...

If You Weren’t Afraid What Would You Do?

Perhaps you’ve noticed the growing trend to choose a word of the year in January. Why choose a word of the year? The traditional litany of New Year’s resolutions can get...

Exceptional Teacher Makes for Exceptional Students

Teachers have one of the hardest jobs there is. And many of the exceptional ones don’t get the credit they deserve. Yet, they don’t mind not getting credit, as...

Coming Clean—Reshaping the Conversation about Purity

I was a freshman in Bible College when a chapel speaker brought out a piece of duct tape and asked two students to come to the front of the...

A Forgotten Casualty Of The Pandemic

One casualty of the pandemic may be one for which there are no statistics. It is overlooked because it is about what doesn’t happen, and you can’t measure that....

Love Unlocked

The heart of the nonprofit, Love Unlocked is for all children in the foster care system and emergency care for people rescued from human trafficking. After many years of prayer,...

Faith and Losing a Loved One to Suicide

My brother John and I grew up doing nearly everything together. We are only sixteen months apart and we lived in the middle nowhere, so that meant we were each...

Physical Therapy at ‘Power Center’ is Changing and Saving Lives

Seven years ago, Sharron Hoover was stressed, overweight, and taking several medications. Her sister, Florene, had been diagnosed with cancer and was also taking a host of medications. When...

Breaking Chains Through Art

Breaking Chains Through Art – An Interview with Aeron Brown By Cindy Powell Aeron Brown knows a thing or two about the healing power of art. A professional artist for the...

Come Away and Follow Me

In my morning readings lately, I’ve been learning about some of the people Jesus met while He was here on earth.  Luke 19 is a good example. Luke 19 (paraphrase) Jesus...