The Believer’s Freedoms

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Nike tells us “Just Do It,” or Diet Coke’s campaign suggests “Like what you like” and “Life is short.” American culture believes we can do whatever we want, whenever we want. Self-reliant, self-sufficient, independent are words proudly used to describe…

Peace in the midst of hurt

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  Hurt is a part of life. We have all been hurt by people who are close to us. I think being hurt is one of the hardest things in life to deal with, it just takes your breath away;…

More Than I Can Handle

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There is a misconception out there that God won’t give us more than we can handle. It’s got to be one of the most commonly quoted, no, misquoted Bible verses. I believe people are using 1 Corinthians 10:13 as the…

Garages

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  The picture on the left is of the outside of my garage. It’s plain, tidy, relatively clean, and displays a nice appearance. In terms of garage exteriors, it kind of “blends in” with other garages and puts on a…

Step Out of the Boat

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Matthew 14: 29 And He said, “Come!” And Peter got out of the boat, and walked on the water and came toward Jesus. 30 But seeing the wind, he became frightened, and beginning to sink, he cried out, “Lord, save…

Wherever You Go

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It was a typical Sunday morning in our home full of hustle and bustle to get ready and out the door to church on time. I was helping my newly 4 year old get dressed when he asked, “Mommy. What…

The playground is closed.

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“Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the LORD your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.” Then Moses summoned Joshua and said to him in the presence…

Seeking God… Even in the Silence

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Have you ever felt like you’re disconnected from God, like maybe He’s forgotten you?  If I’m being totally honest, I have been wading my way through a bit of a spiritual dry spell right now.  I’m feeling a bit lost…

It’s all going to be alright

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  The other morning I was reading these verses and they just spoke right to my heart. Because I just needed someone to tell me it’s going to be alright. And I think we all need that sometimes. “I called…

Simple Lessons.

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My youngest started to cry as I tucked him into bed one night. “Mom, I think I’m going to die tonight.” Fear shot through me.  I’ve heard stories of prophesies coming out of the mouths of babes.  Was this one…