Why Am I Anxious?

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Why am I Anxious? Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. Philippians 4:6   Anxiety, worry, depression are things that we let consume us. Even though…

Heaven is Our Home

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  Recently, a dear parent from our school passed away from the “c” word.  She was kind and giving!  A second grade teacher had built a relationship with this beauty even inviting her to bible study, which then led her…

Abiding in Him

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Abiding in Him For the last three years, I’ve chosen a word of the year. Brave. Revive. Abide. Each word has truly encompassed my year in ways I never imagined. 2017 was no different. Abide: to continue; remain; stay; endure;…

Trusting in the wait

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Proverbs 16:3  Commit to the Lord whatever you do,     and he will establish your plans.   Those that know me know that I’m not the most patient person. I have to know what’s going on ahead of time so…

Farewell to Sorrow

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Sorrow- distress caused by loss, affliction, disappointment, etc.; grief, sadness, or regret.   Sorrow, a deep pain that won’t budge.   Sorrow, an internal morning over what has taken place   My friends, as I was praying over what to…

Clear and Present Danger :: it’s here!

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  II Timothy 2:3-4 – Take [with me] your share of the hardship and suffering [which you are called to endure] as a good (first-class) soldier of Christ Jesus. No soldier when in service gets entangled in the enterprises of…

Eyes Front

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Eyes Front! No, I’m not or have ever been in the military; but I did dedicate one semester of my High School career in JROTC. To this day, I remember hearing my instructors yelling, “Eyes front, Walton!”. I had a…

The Problem with Asking for Help

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I know what you’re thinking, there is absolutely NO problem with asking for help. When we can’t do things on our own, we need to reach out and ask someone for help. I agree that we need to be able…

Plan to Surrender

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Proverbs 16:3 & 9 “Commit your work to the Lord, and your plans will be established….The heart of man plans his way, but the Lord establishes his steps.” We all know a Type A person that loves a good plan….

Rain is Coming

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A friend of mine from a sister state recently had some girls say some not so true things about her. She came to me upset because I think she believed the reality that others would believe after hearing some of…

Divided We Stand

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Matthew 12:25 (NIV) 25 Jesus knew their thoughts and said to them, “Every kingdom divided against itself will be ruined, and every city or household divided against itself will not stand.   I understand this verse applies to Jesus setting his accusers straight…

Don’t Miss God’s Beauty

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  When you think of God, what comes to mind?  His goodness?  His power?  His love? Maybe it’s His mercy or unending grace.  I’ll admit, those are some of the first things that pop into my mind.  But one of…