Deborah Christensen

Deborah Christensen

Deborah Christensen received her B.A. in English Communications from Trinity College (now known as Trinity International University). She served as the editor for Christian Service Brigade (also known as CSB Ministries) for 18 years. She currently serves as the writer/editor for Lighthouse Christian Products. She began freelancing in 1989. She's been published in a wide variety of Christian publications. She's always followed politics and social issues. She's especially passionate about abortion, climate change and second amendment issues.

By Deborah Christensen On Saturday, August 10th, 2013

How God Helps Us Grow

We suffer in life so that God can help us grow and be more like Him. “And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.” –Romans More...

God's world
By Deborah Christensen On Saturday, August 3rd, 2013

We Must Be Humble Stewards of God’s World

God is supreme over the world, and we must use His creation as He intended. For this is what the Lord says—he who created the heavens, he is God; he who fashioned and made the earth, he founded it; he did not More...

Royal baby
By Deborah Christensen On Saturday, July 27th, 2013

The Royal Baby Reminds Us to Celebrate the Birth of Every Child

Celebrate each child that God gives us with the same enthusiasm as the arrival of the royal baby. “For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you because I am fearfully More...

By Deborah Christensen On Sunday, July 21st, 2013

Seeing Others as God Sees Us

We should follow God’s example by encouraging one another rather than tearing each other down. “Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing.” — More...

By Deborah Christensen On Sunday, July 14th, 2013

God Works Out Everything for Our Good

God will hear our prayers despite the hardships that we face. “And we know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to his purpose for them.” More...

Religious freedom
By Deborah Christensen On Saturday, July 6th, 2013
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Religious Freedom Requires Sacrifice

To sustain religious freedom in America, we must continue our willingness to sacrifice for our beliefs. This is how we know what love is: Jesus Christ laid down his life for us. And we ought to lay down our lives More...

By Deborah Christensen On Saturday, June 29th, 2013

The Blackhawks Celebration Reminds Us to Celebrate God

The Chicago Blackhawks won hockey’s Stanley Cup Championship last week. It was a good opportunity to remember to celebrate God. “Shout for joy to the Lord, all the earth. Worship the Lord with gladness; More...

The Lord
By Deborah Christensen On Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

The Lord Looks at the Heart

“Man looks at the outward appearance, but the Lord looks at the heart.” - 1 Samuel 16:7, NIV (1984) James Gandolfini passed away this past week. Most of us know him as Tony Soprano, one of the most ruthless More...

father's day
By Deborah Christensen On Sunday, June 16th, 2013

Celebrate Dad On Father’s Day

On Father’s Day, consider this: “As a father has compassion on his children, so the Lord has compassion on those who fear him… Psalm 103:13, NIV” When I was growing up, my dad worked hard. He More...

be still and know that i am god
By Deborah Christensen On Thursday, June 13th, 2013

Be Still and Know That I Am God

I sat in the quiet, my Bible and journal on my lap. The only sounds I heard were the flowing river in front of me and the birds in the trees behind me. From my vantage point, I watched the Tahquamenon River dance More...