Safe in the Master’s Arms

by Dan Gallagher

The following article was written by Renee Dugan, a full time staff member of Spirit & Truth Fellowship Int’l. My brother recently underwent a brief stint of dog-sitting for his roommate, Jerry, who was out of town. I should preface this tale by saying that my brother is, above all things, not a dog person. […]

I Love-Hate Facebook

by Dan Gallagher

Why do I love Facebook, Twitter, and many other forms of social media? I like how it serves as an outlet for self-expression, but the major reason is that using social media helps me feel connected to others—and I love that! I’ve always been a curious person by nature. I get that side of me […]

Who Sits on the Throne?

by Dan Gallagher

The following blog was written by Renee Dugan, full time employee of Spirit & Truth Fellowship International. Thrones are powerful symbols. They have long stood to represent the seat of power for kings, even substituted as a direct reference for that power or the one who holds it. The Bible is no different; thrones are […]

Passing Through the Fire

by Dan Gallagher

The following article was written by Renee Dugan, a full time staff member of Spirit & Truth Fellowship Int’l. In the late fall of 2016, arsonists set ablaze a wildfire in the Smokey Mountains near Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg that burned hundreds of acres, took several lives, destroyed many homes and businesses and threatened countless […]

Using your Map App

by Dan Gallagher

Although it may be true that there are negative aspects of living in a world inundated by technology, I must admit that there are certain aspects of my smart phone that I love. One feature I love and tend to use often is the GPS and map feature. Last summer I moved to a new […]

GOOD NEWS – NOT FAKE NEWS

by Dan Gallagher

The following was submitted by John Sandt, a longtime supporter and volunteer of STF. “Fake news”, it’s become the new media buzz word but in reality it’s as old as dirt.  Years ago they called it deception and lying.  Now-a-days they spin it, repackage it, make it politically correct, rename it and do a number […]

Sometimes Narrow-minded is Right-minded

by Dan Gallagher

The following was written by Dave Lindsey, a member of STF-USA from Indianapolis, Indiana. One of the many things attributed to Christ is that he said that he was the only way to God. In fact, the Bible states “Salvation is found in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given to […]

Do a Good Turn

by Dan Gallagher

During a recent Boy Scout awards ceremony I attended, a number of the scouts were given Good Turn coins, a special award given to the boys who have demonstrated the heart of scouting—specifically a heart to help others. The Good Turn coin has the Scout motto and values engraved on it, and in the middle […]

Celebrating Christmas

by Dan Gallagher

It’s Christmas again, and usually at this time of the year some Christians become conflicted about the celebration of this holiday because of its ancient pagan ties. Here is a little history lesson submitted by Dave Lindsey of Indianapolis, IN, that I thought you might enjoy as it gives some historical perspective to Christmas. Our […]

Free From ME!

by Dan Gallagher

If you have children, grandchildren—or even if you were once a child yourself! —the odds are you’ve heard of Dr. Seuss. He wrote over 60 children’s books that included very colorful and outrageously weird characters. Some of the most famous books are The Cat and the Hat, Horton Hears a Who, and How the Grinch […]