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Good News Magazine

July—August 2010

Do you feel bombarded with change from every direction? Do you feel stressed, overworked, with too little time to appreciate and enjoy life? Do you find it difficult to keep up with everything you need to do? If so, you're not alone. Our rapidly changing world is rapidly stressing us out. What can you do to cope?

How Can We Cope in a World of Rapid Change?

Do you feel bombarded with change from every direction? Do you feel stressed, overworked, with too little time to appreciate and enjoy life? Do you find it difficult to keep up with everything you need to do? If so, you're not alone. Our rapidly changing world is rapidly stressing us out. What can you do to cope?

The Danger of Distraction

Some 26 centuries ago an angelic messenger revealed to the prophet Daniel what would be a defining characteristic of our age. At "the time of the end," he said, "many shall run to and fro, and knowledge shall increase" (Daniel 12:4, emphasis added throughout).

Are You Protected by the Ultimate Security System?

We live in a dangerous world. Threats to our safety and security are growing. Is there a way to insure that you and your family are always protected?

Immigration: How a Foreign Invasion Is Reshaping the West

In the last 50 years, millions of people from the Third World have moved into the Western democracies. Many have contributed to the welfare of these nations, but others lack work skills, proper education and democratic convictions. What will it mean if and when these ever-growing minorities begin to constitute the majority in several key countries?

How Can You Deal With Information Overload?

We're often bombarded with information of all kinds from every direction, leaving us stressed, anxious and fatigued. How can we better cope with this ongoing information explosion? How can we sort the helpful from the wasteful?

Germany and the Euro: What Will Be the Ultimate Outcome?

A severe crisis often results in economic and political disaster, but it can also foster an opportunity for exercising much greater control, especially for an economically strong and dominant country like Germany. Does the Bible indicate where the current crisis (and others like it to follow) could eventually take Europe?

Time Flies How to Make the Most of It

Benjamin Franklin said: "Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of." The Bible also has many things to say about time and life—things we very much need to hear!

World News and Trends: "Beating up on Israel"

It's hard to improve on The Wall Street Journal'sabove title when it comes to accurately depicting the global siege directed against Israel for its enforcing of its naval blockade of terrorist-ruled Gaza.

World News and Trends: A new age of rage?

Dangerously alienated citizens brood on the dramatic disruption of their rising income expectations and materialistic lifestyles and the fact that the value of their property may have fallen through the floor.

World News and Trends: Anti-Semitism reasserts itself in Eastern Europe

Extremist politicians in Hungary, Poland and other Eastern European countries are reverting to blaming Israel and the Jewish people in general for their own national shortcomings.

World News and Trends: Christian education on the wane in Britain

A lead editorial in The Sunday Telegraph summed up the sad state of Christian education in the United Kingdom today.

World News and Trends: Pirates plague the Horn of Africa

Pirates threaten the safety of merchant ships traveling along the Eastern border of Africa.

World News and Trends: Koreas at the brink?

War and conflicts continue to grow between North and South Korea despite UN Security Council efforts.

God, Science and the Bible: Has Noah's ark been found buried under ice on Mt. Ararat?

Has Noah's ark been found buried under ice on Mt. Ararat?

The Difference Between Infatuation and Love

In the heady world of male-female relationships, how can one know the difference between love and infatuation?

World News and Trends: Greatest U.S. oil catastrophe continues

BP oil spill continues to devastate United States' beaches and ocean-based industries.

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