Stanley D. Gale (MDiv Westminster, DMin Covenant) has pastored churches in Maryland and Pennsylvania for over 30 years. He is the author of several books, including A Vine-Ripened Life: Spiritual Fruitfulness through Abiding in Christ and The Christian’s Creed: Embracing the Apostolic Faith. He has been married to his wife, Linda, since 1975. They have four children and nine grandchildren. He lives in West Chester, Pa.
This Advent series explores the identity of the One whose birth we celebrate at Christmas, using the description found in the Apostles’ Creed.
For Christians giving thanks is not seasonal so much as it is a seasoning.
At the name of Jesus
True worshipers and true worship
Christ is ultimately the answer to Jehoshaphat’s prayer.
Retirement is not about how you fill your time but how you use it.
The Christian race is run from two vantage points.
Forgiving someone who has wronged us involves dying to self.
A church moves forward on its knees.
But the most natural way to expose sin is by knowing God.
The blessing we receive is not only a crop to be enjoyed; it carries seed to be sown.