This issue discusses how to remain holy and useful in God’s work, how to avoid blaming God for our problems, and how to fight discouragement.

You Have Been Sanctified

Examine four factors that can help us to remain holy and useful in God’s service.

Questions From Readers

Would it be appropriate for Christian parents to sit together with a disfellowshipped child at congregation meetings?


Jehovah ‘Daily Carries the Load for Me’

Despite serious health problems, what has helped a sister from Namibia to serve as a pioneer joyfully for more than 20 years?

Never Become “Enraged Against Jehovah”

Some have become bitter toward God in their heart. They blame him for their problems. How can we avoid this trap?

Parents—Train Your Children From Their Infancy

How early should child training begin? What should this training include?

Consider and Encourage One Another

How can we help one another to keep serving God faithfully even when we have problems?

Consider What Kind of Person You Ought to Be

Satan does not want us to have God’s approval. What can we do to protect our friendship with Jehovah?

Elisha Saw Fiery Chariots—Do You?

Elisha developed strong faith and complete trust in Jehovah. What can we learn from his example?


The King Was Delighted!

Read how a king in Swaziland appreciated learning Bible truths.