Illustrations

  • Cross

    The sculptures of Michelangelo thrill art lovers all over the world.
  • Cross

    John Wooden, the legendary basketball coach, always kept a cross in his pocket. He kept it there to remind himself that there is something more important in life than basketball!
  • Cross

    The largest cross in the world is located on Bald Knob mountain in southern Illinois. It towers 111 feet high and can be seen for miles in every direction.
  • Cross

    For the Christian, the cross is both a symbol of horror and hope. Our Lord Jesus died an excruciatingly painful and shameful death on the cross - drinking empty the cup of God's wrath.
  • Cross

    A church in Boca Raton Florida has cut a deal to put a 99-foot phone tower inside the cross of their building.
  • Creativity

    In Tony Cochran's Agnes the title character, a precocious grade school girl, is talking to a friend and says, "I think I have discovered the source of all my problems.
  • Courage

    Newspapers recently carried the story of a man named Larry Klein. One might say that Larry is disabled, but one crook is not so sure.
  • Courage

    In Darwin, Australia, a 19-year old Australian man was loading wild geese into his boat when a 10-foot crocodile grabbed him and took him into the water.
  • Conversion

    The world was shocked when popular NBC newsman, David Bloom, died while covering the Iraq war.
  • Conversion

    Blaise Pascal was a theologian, mathematician, scientist and philosopher. At the time of his death, those who cared for him found a parchment sewn into his clothing.
  • Conversion

    Newspapers recently carried the story of Malibu, a yellow Labrador, who disappeared from her owners' yard in Gloversville, N.Y., in 2000. She was only 9 months old.
  • Conversion

    Newspapers ran a story about a 55-year old North Florida man who went to a judge with an unusual request. He asked the judge to allow him to change his name to "God."
  • Conversion

    Jan Karon is the author of the beloved and hugely successful Mitford book series. The books follow the lives of the denizens of a small North Carolina mountain village called Mitford.
  • Conversion

    We have traditionally marked our calendars, BC and AD. This is a tribute to the effect Jesus has on history.
  • Contentment

    Have you heard the story of the king who never found happiness?
  • Confidence

    Celebrated southern writer, Pat Conroy, had a complicated relationship with his father, a Marine aviator.
  • Confession

    Robert Anthony tells of the time when the Viceroy of Naples was visiting in Spain.
  • Compassion

    We all need someone to stand by us some time.
  • Community

    The Guinness Book of World Records keeps track of some very unusual records.
  • Communication

    In a book by Paul Boller, the author tells a story about Woodrow Wilson.