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Linda Owen discovered she loved to write in the seventh grade. She reported the activities of her Girl Scout troop each month for her local newspaper, the San Marcos Record. She remembered the editor told her she was a good writer – and that he’d hire her when she grew up. Then he started giving her a byline.

Faith

Saturday, June 21, 2014 - 1:45pm

Isaac Martin is ready to graduate from Clark High School in San Antonio in early June. But he’s been preparing for a bigger June event by getting shots to prevent yellow fever, typhoid and influenza. He’s going on a short-term mission trip to Africa through the Rafiki Foundation.

Rafiki—the name means “friend” in Swahili—invites...

Family

Saturday, February 1, 2014 - 1:18pm

A man with a heart for missions gave up his job and home to share the Gospel with unreached people across the globe. But when it came to caring for his wife and children, he fell short. Eventually he left both the mission field and his family.

The apostle Paul cautioned passionate followers of Christ not to neglect a quality even greater...

Community

Saturday, February 1, 2014 - 1:39pm

“I hope to be completely free from oppression and the pain I’ve carried around for so long—wondering why I could not seem to connect with others and my Heavenly Father the way that I long to.”

These words of hopeful appreciation were written after someone’s prayer session offered by Take This City, a local ministry that seeks to help...