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  • I heard this quote recently, “Don’t mistake guarding your heart with hardening your heart.” As I pondered those words, I thought about how much truth they contain. I am by […]

    Guard without Hardening

    I heard this quote recently, “Don’t mistake guarding your heart with hardening your heart.” As I pondered those words, I thought about how much truth they contain. I am by […]

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  • “And over all these virtues put on love, which binds them all together in perfect unity.”- Colossians 3:14 Paul tells us, that above all things we are to put on […]

    Put on Love

    “And over all these virtues put on love, which binds them all together in perfect unity.”- Colossians 3:14 Paul tells us, that above all things we are to put on […]

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  • by Lisa Clay Q: I’ve only been a pastor’s wife for 6 months. What do I need to know most? A: Your personal spiritual walk with God is the most […]

    Essentials for New Pastors’ Wives

    by Lisa Clay Q: I’ve only been a pastor’s wife for 6 months. What do I need to know most? A: Your personal spiritual walk with God is the most […]

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  • How’s your thought life? Dr. Caroline Leaf has written a great article on the effects stress can have on our lives. Did you know that there is good stress? This […]

    Positive Versus Negative Stress

    How’s your thought life? Dr. Caroline Leaf has written a great article on the effects stress can have on our lives. Did you know that there is good stress? This […]

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  • By Lois Evans “All things that I have heard from My Father I have made known to you. – John 15:15 Have you ever thought about what is means when […]

    THINKING LIKE CHRIST

    By Lois Evans “All things that I have heard from My Father I have made known to you. – John 15:15 Have you ever thought about what is means when […]

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  • By Lois Evans Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind.— Romans 12:2 Our spiritual condition is changed in an instant when […]

    Avoiding the Squeeze

    By Lois Evans Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind.— Romans 12:2 Our spiritual condition is changed in an instant when […]

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  • Mary of Bethany was one sister in the Lord who knew how to keep her life in spiritual balance. Mary was the willing worshiper, the person who would rather sit at Jesus' feet.

    Seeking God: A Woman’s Devotional Life

    Mary of Bethany was one sister in the Lord who knew how to keep her life in spiritual balance. Mary was the willing worshiper, the person who would rather sit at Jesus' feet.

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  • When you are in an airplane preparing for takeoff, the flight attendant instructs you on how to use the plane’s oxygen system in case of emergency. You’re told to put on your own mask first before you try to help a small child or anyone else needing assistance.

    Put Your Mask On First

    When you are in an airplane preparing for takeoff, the flight attendant instructs you on how to use the plane’s oxygen system in case of emergency. You’re told to put on your own mask first before you try to help a small child or anyone else needing assistance.

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  • Our Lord’s teaching about prayer is amazing. Simple, but at the same time so amazingly profound that we are apt to miss His meaning. The danger is to water down what Jesus says about prayer and make it mean something else. Yet, the things Jesus says about prayer are supernatural revelations

    How Prayer Shapes Your Life

    Our Lord’s teaching about prayer is amazing. Simple, but at the same time so amazingly profound that we are apt to miss His meaning. The danger is to water down what Jesus says about prayer and make it mean something else. Yet, the things Jesus says about prayer are supernatural revelations

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  • By Donna Williams I. With Purpose, On Purpose We mark Jesus’ triumphant entry into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday. As the church celebrates and commemorates this event, it looks forward to […]

    More Abundantly

    By Donna Williams I. With Purpose, On Purpose We mark Jesus’ triumphant entry into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday. As the church celebrates and commemorates this event, it looks forward to […]

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