Author Archives: Jan Matthews

An Uncommon Valor

Sacrifice. Endurance. Fortitude. The stuff heroes are made of. And they all come down to one factor: laying one’s life on the altar. In war-ravaged Democratic Republic of Read more…

All In!

Jason Elam has never done anything halfheartedly. He was that way about pro football, and he’s that way about his family, his faith and ministry. He gives his Read more…

The Last Thing on Jesus’ Heart

When the King of Persia needed to get a message to his people, he “… sent letters to all parts of the empire, to each province in its Read more…

It’s All Small

Have you ever wondered why sometimes you’ll make the slightest mention of something, or make a small request of God, and poof, there it is, it’s a done Read more…

Are You a Communicator?

Communicators. We typically apply that tag to people who talk a lot. But think about it — we’re all communicators. In fact, we’re born communicators. I recall the Read more…

Holding Your Breath?

Families held their breath waiting as translators worked diligently to get the words right. Experts had to agree as they checked and cross-checked to make sure all terms Read more…

Something Big

Want to do something big for God? Something powerful that will change lives, impact communities and make a difference in the world? There’s no limit to the extreme Read more…

Are You Burying an Old Spoon?

Do you remember when the Spirit of God first spoke to you? I remember exactly where I was and what I was doing. I was 5 years old Read more…