Hope Stories

We think there’s plenty of bad news in the world, don’t you? But where do you turn for hope? We’re glad to feature stories of real people who’ve found real and lasting hope. Feel free to listen and read on your own; and if you want to know more, we’d love…

SLED Test

The “SLED Test” is a simple argument against abortion. The pro-life view is that the unborn are human beings just like you and me. That’s why it’s wrong to kill them. Although many abortion-choice advocates agree the unborn are human, they deny they are valuable human beings. They think this…

Dignity of Human Life

In western society, just about everything is disposable. Unfortunately, even human life can become a commodity, to be disposed of at will. “Don’t be silent in the face of injustice; but be a voice for those who cannot speak for themselves…”

Meet Troy & Sara Groves

Sara Groves is a professional singer/songwriter, having just released her 10thalbum, “Invisible Empires.” Her husband, Troy, is also a talented musician, as well as her manager. They have three young children, and as you can imagine, life is very, very, busy! Add to all that, Troy & Sara completely a successful music-tour…

Amazing Grace: The story of John Newton

If you’ve been to County Donegal, you may have seen the signs that say, “Amazing Grace Country.” And while the scenery on the coast is absolutely stunning, it’s actually a reference to what’s been labeled, “the most-recorded song,”–“Amazing Grace”–written by John Newton. Like many other young men, John Newton was pressed into…

The Irish Abortion Referendum

There are very few laws it can be said with certainty have saved lives. The 8th Amendment was one: “The State acknowledges the right to life of the unborn and, with due regard to the equal right to life of the mother, guarantees in its laws to respect, and, as far as…

6 Features of a Father Figure

by Tracy Crump My husband, Stan, was just 7 months old when his dad died, and his mother never remarried. I have often wondered, How did Stan learn to be such a good father to our two sons? While a mother’s love is invaluable, boys need men to teach them to be…

Single at Christmas

Personally, I have mixed feelings. I’m an only child, living alone. I have an excellent relationship with my parents and there’s an unwritten assumption that I’ll always go ‘home’ for Christmas. I’ve never actually suggested anything else, but I’m pretty sure my mum and dad would be hurt if I chose to spend…

Gods Big Idea about Finances

Contentment  is the word the Bible uses to describe what our aim in regard to money should be. Here are a few notable examples: “But godliness with contentment is great gain. For we brought nothing into the world, and we can take nothing out of it. But if we have food…