God Amid Tragedies in My Life

Written By Charlotte Diana, Indonesia It was sometime in the…

A Difficult Baptism, A Faithful God

Written By C. Tan for YMI I was brought up in a family of…

ODB: Out Of The Darkness

I don’t know what desperate situation gripped Asaph, the writer of Psalm 77, but I’ve heard, and made, similar laments. Over the past dozen years since I lost my daughter,

ODB: Story Stewards

Many people take great care to make sure their resources are used well after they die. They set up trusts, write wills, and establish foundations to guarantee that their assets will continue to be used for a good purpose after their life on earth is done.

ODB: The Warmth Of The Sun

On a November day in 1963, the Beach Boys’ Brian Wilson and Mike Love wrote a song quite unlike the band’s typically upbeat tunes. It was a mournful song about love that’s been lost.

ODB: Goodbye

When Max Lucado participated in a half-Ironman triathlon, he experienced the negative power of complaint. He said, “After the 1.2-mile swim and the 56-mile bike ride,

ODB: Disposable Culture

More than ever, we live in a disposable culture. Think for a minute about some of the things that are made to be thrown away—razors, water bottles, lighters, paper plates, plastic eating utensils. Products are used, tossed, and then replaced.This disposable culture is also reflected in more significant ways. Many times true commitment in relationships is seen as optional. Marriages struggle to s

Let's Tune It Up!

The radio is an amazing machine. It comes in many forms: some are huge, some are small; some advanced, some not. And they can be found anywhere in the world, even the poorest country in the world has one.

The Perfect Game Plan: Opportunities Abound

Homare Sawa, Japan’s captain for the FIFA 2011 Women’s World Cup tournament in Germany, not only drove her team to become world champions but also personally collected the competition’s Golden Boot award.