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Journey to Bethlehem (Or Not): The Christmas Story in the Four Gospels

You probably knew that the Bible contains four gospels—four stories about Jesus (Matthew, Mark, Luke, John).

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A Partner's Perspective: Eric and Nan Schey

Eric and Nan Schey are two of Great Northern University's most faithful giving partners. They have partnered with us since the beginning of our journey and continue to pray as...

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Tell Me About Silence

I can’t know true silence. With a profound hearing loss in my left ear, white noise fills my days like someone is searching for a radio station, gives up, walks...

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What’s So Good About Good Friday?

Jesus was falsely accused, beaten, mocked, and unjustly executed on trumped up charges. And we're calling this "good?"

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Like Father, Like Son: Joseph in the Christmas Story

Joseph, the “father” of Jesus. He is not a major character in the story, by any reasonable estimation.

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