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HE WILL SEE US THROUGH…

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Whatever you may be going through at the moment, hold onto this promise from God: “…He will deliver us. On Him we have set our hope that He will continue to deliver us…”…

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STOP REJECTING YOURSELF…

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“Over the years, I have come to realize that the greatest trap in our life is not success, popularity, or power, but self-rejection”  –  Henri Nouwen When will you start believing and acknowledging the fact that…

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THE END OF THE TUNNEL

Imagine yourself a silent witness to the humiliation that Jesus was subjected to before his death.  The soldiers stripped him of his clothes, put a crown of thorns upon his head and mocked him. They spat on him and took … Continue reading

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FAMILIARITY BREEDS CONTEMPT?

During a morning Bible Study a group of women were discussing how to have loving relationships with their husbands.  The group leader asked them ‘how many of you love your husbands?’. All the hands shot up. She then asked ‘when … Continue reading

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YOU’RE RIGHT ON TRACK!

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Photo courtesy of William Carter I have recently met a man who practices exactly what he preaches. A man who takes God at His word and who expects blessings to reign on his…

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GOD HAS FORGOTTEN

Why is it that most of us find it almost impossible to forgive ourselves and to forget the shame of our pasts and yet, with the same breath, we acknowledge that we believe that “If we confess our sins, He … Continue reading

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I LIVE IN A WORLD THAT TRIES TO SELL ME UMBRELLAS

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How I feel about turning 18 A poem by Amy Curry There are many reasons I don’t want to turn 18. One, turning 18 means becoming an adult and I don’t like the…

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