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August/September Prayer Time

Lindy Swanson

written by Lindy Swanson, Prayer Team Member Heavenly Father, We praise You because no purpose of Yours can be thwarted. Nothing is impossible for You. We praise You for working through us even when we disbelieve. Sometimes, we are like Zacharias, who didn’t believe he and his wife could conceive in their old age, even though the angel of the ... Read More »

June Prayer Time

Marion Duckworth

written by Marion Duckworth, Prayer Team Member The apostle Paul, who was a very prolific writer, understood that feeling. That’s one reason he told the church at Galatia “not to become weary in doing good” (Galatians 6:9 NIV). Their words to others mattered. Besides, Paul certainly had reason to become weary of telling God’s truth since the reward for his ministry was often ... Read More »

March/April 2014 Member News

Carolyn Bolz, of Riverside, California, has a short, humorous article, “Upstaged by Santa Claus,” in the May issue of Christian Communicator. Last month she joined Toastmasters. Thanks to all the great ideas she has picked up at OCW summer conferences over the years, she has won five blue ribbons for Best Speaker at the last five meetings! She participated in ... Read More »

February 2014 Member News

Carolyn Bolz, of Riverside, CA, had a humorous article and a poem in the Summer 2013 issue of the ST Quarterly. The winter 2014 issue of ST Quarterly includes a short article, a poem, and an acrostic Carolyn wrote. She also had a news article in the Riverside Press-Enterprise newspaper at the end of July. In November, she spoke at ... Read More »

July 2013 Member News

MEMBER NEWS Karen Barnett, of Albany, is dancing with joy. Her debut novel, Mistaken, released July 2, and on June 7, she signed a second contract with Abingdon Press, this time for a three-book series of historical romances set in 1906 San Francisco, the first to release in spring 2014. Want details? Check her blog: http://www.karenbarnettbooks.com/2013/06/when-waiting-turns-to-celebrating.html. She is having a ... Read More »