Proverbs 25:25 "Like cold water to a weary soul is good news from a distant land."



Join the 2018 Biblical Study Tour in Israel!


There's a lot of talk about doing what Jesus would do...but how about walking where Jesus walked?  Douglas Jacoby would like to invite you to join the 2018 annual Biblical Study Tour, as it returns to Israel.  You've thought about these locations for years; now's your chance to experience them!  Early payment discount is available.

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Culture, Race & Kingdom

Healing of a Wounded Idealist - now available in paperback at Amazon

As leaders in the ICOC for the past 25 years and having navigated the ups and downs of our church's history, we have been very encouraged to see the growth and progress of many Christians in the maturing of their faith.

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The Healing of a Wounded Idealist

Justin & Irene Renton's new book "The Healing of a Wounded Idealist" launches in one week. To find out more click below:

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Building Parent & Teen Communication

As church leaders and youth & family leaders, one of the most important things we can do for our families is to help them with their communication at home. As kids grow up, communicating with them at a heart level can become challenging. Communication is vital to a healthy relationship. We need to make sure that we are talking through important issues and guiding our children through the turbulent waters of young adulthood.

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Building a Youth & Family Ministry

REACH 2017 Johannesburg

The Soweto Region of the Jo'burg church recently hosted the 2017 REACh Southern Africa Conference. Here are some highlights of the Sunday Worship.


Music Highlights from REACH Conference

DT Heart & Soul - Personality Profile

A 3rd helping of 10 Bible Talks for Every Occassion

Having sold nearly a thousand copies of the first two booklets in this series, now comes the 3rd installment. With topics such as:


  • Dealing with Disappointment
  • Changing your Picture of Jesus
  • Keys to being an Effective Listener
  • Dysfunction is the gift that keeps on giving in Parenting
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Encounter 2017 - Calling All Campus Students

Looking for ideas to deepen your Discipling Times


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Funeral for Kevin Mains in Orange County, California, USA

A Hero Remembered

International Campus Ministry Conference

DT Heart & Soul. Bringing Disciples Together.

What is the "One Year Challenge?"