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Ready for the Trip

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Scripture: “Blessed is the one… whose delight is in the law of the Lord, and who meditates on His law day and night. That person is like a tree planted by streams of water, which yields its fruit in season and whose leaf does not wither— whatever they do prospers.” – Psalm 1:1, 2-3 (NIV) […]

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Striving to Be What We Are

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Scripture:  “Remember for my good, O my God, all that I have done for this people.” – Nehemiah 5:19   “Unity is God’s gift to the Church in Jesus Christ. Just as God is one God and Jesus Christ is our one Savior, so the Church is one because it belongs to its one Lord, […]

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I, Like the Starfish

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Scripture: “You, God, are my God, earnestly I seek You; I thirst for You, my whole being longs for You, in a dry and parched land where there is no water.” – Psalm 63: 1   God speaks to us in creative ways. Sometimes it’s through scripture that stands out to us or a Sunday […]

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The Question of “How?”

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Scripture: “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called children of God.” – Matthew 5: 9 Every day is a struggle to not fret or worry about something. It even will come during the late night hours and sometimes before finally drifting off to sleep. Circumstances can bring about these things in our lives. […]

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Wailing, Waiting, Wondering

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Scripture:   “How long, O Lord? Will You forgt me forever? … How long must I wrestle with my thoughts and every day have sorrow in my heart? How long will my enemy triumph over me? … But I trust in Your unfailing love; my heart rejoices in Your salvation.  I will sing to the Lord, […]

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Fixing Our Eyes on the Eternal

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“So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen.  For what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen in eternal.” (2 Corinthians 4:18) “We live by faith, not by sight.” (2 Corinthians 5:7) Sight is truly a miraculous gift:  Our eyes are incredibly complex organs that enable most […]

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Living a Life of Congruence

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Anticipate God’s Glory During Your Storms   “Right now I am storm-tossed. And what am I going to say? ‘Father, get me out of this’? No, this is why I came in the first place. I’ll say, ‘Father, put your glory on display.’ A voice came out of the sky: ‘I have glorified it, and […]

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