Who is our defender?

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Have you ever noticed how often we are drawn to defend ourselves? When we get cut in line, when someone says or thinks something of us that we know is wrong, when our friend gets hurt, or heaven forbid our…

Did You Turn the Porch Light On?

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Life catches me rushing out the door many days. As I grab my car keys and water bottle, I mentally run through a checklist. I always ask myself “did you turn the porch light on”?  There is comfort in returning…

It’s Ok to Not Be Ok.

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“Each time he said, ‘My grace is all you need. My power works best in weakness.’ So now I am glad to boast about my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ can work through me. That’s why I take…

DON’T RETURN TO YOUR MOAB by Tina Kyeremateng

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DON’T RETURN TO YOUR MOAB by Tina Kyeremateng Naomi was full when she left Bethlehem in Judah for Moab. She had a husband, Elimelech and two sons, Mahlon and Chilion (Ruth 1:1-2). You were a confident, intelligent, beautiful, ambitious and…

Higher is Hard

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I’m on a journey, as we all are.  I’m facing personal challenges that are a serious stretch for me.  God is calling me higher, and higher is harder.  To be honest, I’m trudging.  I’m dragging my feet, making excuses, and…

How Do We Comfort Others?

In Miscellaneous Blessings

2 Corinthians 1:3-4   The Passion Translation “All praises belong to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. For he is the Father of tender mercy and the God of endless comfort.  He always comes alongside us to comfort us…

My War Cry is Joy

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I found myself in the kitchen, after a somewhat emotional day, blaring “Roar” by Katy Perry. Next thing I know, I have a wooden spoon in my hand being used as a microphone while lip syncing every word to the…

Encore, Encore!

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Encore: A repeated or additional performance, of an item at the end of a concert, as called for by an audience. Encore, Encore! We’ve all heard this before, and I’m sure we’ve all exclaimed this to God before! I’m sure…

A Time To Forgive Me

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Often times, we are taught the importance of forgiveness. We are told how forgiveness is for us, not the other person. We are also reminded of the verse that says to forgive so that we may be forgiven by God….

Raise Your Hand High!

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Have you ever watched children when calling on someone to answer or ask a question?  So many hands high in the air!   Some wave with all their might, some barely above their heads, and others that don’t raise their hand…

Breath then pray..

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Breath, pray… Sometimes I need to remind myself to breath. I need to remind myself to pray. There are many of times I have sat in the shower and just allowed emotions to flood my soul and weep to the…