United Church of God

United News: December 2008

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In This Issue

  • by Newton Baker
In July 1862 after the Seven Days' Battle at Harrison's Landing, Virginia, resulting in the loss of 600 of his troops, General Daniel Butterfield also lay wounded.
  • by Doug Wendt
As we learn more of God's truth, it is very exciting to see what lies ahead!
  • by Ella Mae Tyrkalo
Recently while reading about individuals who participate in rigorous triathlons, I was struck at the intense training involved for each segment of their race.
  • by Mike Bennett
Are you thirsty right now? If not, you probably don't think much about water.
  • by Dan Dowd
In 1 Peter 3:15 the apostle Peter encourages us to "be ready always to give an answer to every man that asketh you a reason of the hope that is in you" (King James Version).
  • by Preston Buchanan
How can we be spiritually fruitful and avoid falling off the path on our way to the Kingdom? Peter gives us eight traits that are guaranteed to help.
  • by Jim Franks
"Is life so dear or peace so sweet as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what course others may take, but as for me, give me liberty, or give me death!" This was the conclusion to a speech given by Patrick Henry, one of our most famous Americans, before the Virginia House of Burgesses on March 23, 1775. When he finished, the entire audience...