Monthly Archives: November 2011

Jeremiah 29:11 Reaching Your Dreams

Recently a friend of mine asked this question on her Facebook page: How big is the gap between the life you’re living and the one you want to be living? I wonder how many people are truly living their dreams. … Continue reading

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Ephesians 1:4 A Higher View

Some people are insensitive. I’d like to believe that they aren’t that way intentionally, but on the other hand, it would be nice if they intentionally tried not to be. Unfortunately, sometimes, because of their own expectations of how things … Continue reading

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Matthew 6:19-21 Black Friday

Today is Black Friday in the United States of America—the day following the holiday Thursday of Thanksgiving and the traditional kick-off to the Christmas shopping season. It is commonly believed to be the busiest shopping day of the year. (Statistics … Continue reading

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Philippians 4:6-7 Gratitude

Stress. There are so many circumstances in life to cause us worry or anxiety, from everyday annoyances, like getting the kids to school on time or not burning dinner, to huge tragedies. The earthquake and tsunami in Japan come to … Continue reading

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II Corinthians 1:8-9 God WILL Allow More Than You Can Bear (Alone)

Today’s post was written by Ron Edmondson. The myth he addresses is prevalent, but the truth is more encouraging. ——— I occasionally like to correct a myth I have heard all my life. How many times has someone said to … Continue reading

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Romans 8:33-34 Not Guilty!

I often hear my friends say that they feel guilty about one thing or another. Why is it that we feel guilty? Are we brought up that way? If we are in Christ Jesus, there is no reason to feel … Continue reading

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Ephesians 2:4-7 Grace So Amazing

I believe that the grace of God is much more amazing than we as humans can comprehend, and yet it is available to each one of us. Ephesians 2:1-3 describes the dire situation that the human race was left in … Continue reading

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Matthew 18:15-17 Dirty Laundry (and what to do with it)

Are you old enough to remember what life was like before Facebook, Twitter and other social media sites were created? Can you think back to a time before the Internet was a common term? If you are too young for … Continue reading

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Nahum 1:7 How would you describe God?

There are some people who think that God is love, and that He cares for everyone. Others think that God is a big meanie, living up in the heavens, ready to destroy us if we do anything wrong. The truth … Continue reading

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I John 5:2-4 Agape

I was having a conversation with my husband the other day, and I said, “The opposite of love isn’t hate; it is the absence of love. It is indifference.” He pondered that for a moment, and then did what every … Continue reading

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