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Getting Quiet

by Mary Cate

by Mary Cate

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“Be still before the Lord and wait patiently for him.” Psalm 37:7 In my current season of life, I find it very hard to find times where I am truly q...

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Is Weakness a Bad Thing?

by Anna Greene

by Anna Greene

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“My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” 2 Corinthians 12:9 This verse is one of my favorites and it makes me thi...

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An Incredible Adventure

by Caroline

by Caroline

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“And so also were James and John, sons of Zebedee, who were partners with Simon. And Jesus said to Simon, ‘Do not be afraid; from now on you will be ...

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Are You a Doer or a Hearer?

by Rob

by Rob

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“Why do you call me ‘Lord, Lord,’ and not do what I tell you? Everyone who comes to me and hears my words and does them, I will show you what he is l...

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The Lord is Our Shepherd

by Mary Cate

by Mary Cate

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“For this is what the Sovereign Lord says: I myself will search for my sheep and look after them. As a shepherd looks after his scattered flock when...

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God's Rules

by Margaret Ann

by Margaret Ann

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“Open my eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of your law.” Psalm 119:18 When I grumble and complain about the circumstances of my day, I am ...

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Are You Tempted to Hide?

by Rachel

by Rachel

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“Since then we have a great high priest who has passed through the heavens, Jesus, the Son of God, let us hold fast our confession. For we do not hav...

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Worth Leaving Everything and Following

by Mary Cate

by Mary Cate

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“Peter answered him, “We have left everything to follow you! What then will there be for us?” Jesus said to them, “Truly I tell you, at the renewal o...

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Leave Everything and Follow Me

by Henderson

by Henderson

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“And when they had brought their boats to land, they left everything and followed him.” Luke 5:11 (Further reading Luke 5:1-10) Jesus demands we giv...

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Building Your House on the Rock

by Mary Cate

by Mary Cate

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“Therefore everyone who hears these words of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on the rock. The rain came down,...

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But I Say to You

by Mary Cate

by Mary Cate

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“You have heard that it was said, ‘Love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’ But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, ...

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Be Hospitable Everywhere You Go

by Mary Cate

by Mary Cate

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“Share with the Lord’s people who are in need. Practice hospitality.” - Romans 12:13 When I think of the word hospitality, what comes to mind is usu...

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Are You Playing the Game?

by Caroline

by Caroline

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“And God spoke all these words saying, ‘I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery. You shall have...

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Good and Lovely Things

by Mary Cate

by Mary Cate

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“Summing it all up, friends, I’d say you’ll do best by filling your minds and meditating on things true, noble, reputable, authentic, compelling, gra...

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Be Strong

by Mary Cate

by Mary Cate

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“Finally, be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power.” - Ephesians 6:10 I love strength training and exercise, but if I want to feel strong or be...

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Tethered

by Mary Cate

by Mary Cate

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“Yes, I am the vine; you are the branches. Those who remain in me, and I in them, will produce much fruit. For apart from me you can do nothing.” - J...

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The Cereal Life

by Caroline

by Caroline

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“Truly, truly, I say to you, whoever believes has eternal life. I am the bread of life.” John 6:47-48 I could make a list of reasons why I love Sund...

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Be Willing to Be Interrupted

by Mary Cate

by Mary Cate

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“When Jesus heard what had happened, he withdrew by boat privately to a solitary place. Hearing of this, the crowds followed him on foot from the tow...

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Tackles and Lures

by Caroline

by Caroline

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“Now the serpent was more crafty than any other beast of the field that the Lord God had made. He said to the woman, ‘Did God actually say, ‘You shal...

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The Key to Life and Peace

by Mary Cate

by Mary Cate

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“The mind governed by the flesh is death, but the mind governed by the Spirit is life and peace.” Romans 8:6 One fact I recently read was that we ha...

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Saturated with Something

by Sarah

by Sarah

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“Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is ...

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Starting Your Day with Jesus

by Mary Cate

by Mary Cate

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“In the morning, O LORD, you hear my voice; in the morning I lay my requests before you and wait in expectation.” Psalm 5:3 I know not everyone is a...

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Shining for Jesus

by Dave

by Dave

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“Do everything without complaining or arguing, so that you may become blameless and pure, children of God without fault in a crooked and depraved gen...

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Secret Missions with God: Fast

by Mary Cate

by Mary Cate

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“When you fast, do not look somber as the hypocrites do, for they disfigure their faces to show others they are fasting. Truly I tell you, they have ...

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What’s Going to Matter?

by Mary Cate

by Mary Cate

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“So teach us to number our days, that we may gain the heart of wisdom.” Psalm 90:12 In her book The Time-Saving Mom, Crystal Paine asks two question...

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Seeing Discipline in a Different Way

by Mary Cate

by Mary Cate

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“Our fathers disciplined us for a short time as they thought best, but God disciplines us for our good, so that we may share in His holiness. No disc...

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Encourage Each Other

by Wimberly

by Wimberly

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“So encourage each other and build each other up, just as you are already doing.” 1 Thessalonians 5:11 Several years ago, a friend’s preschooler wen...

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Knowing Jesus for Ourselves

by Mary Cate

by Mary Cate

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“Many of the Samaritans from that town believed in him because of the woman’s testimony, ‘He told me everything I ever did.’ So when the Samaritans c...

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Little Foxes

by Caroline

by Caroline

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“Catch the foxes for us, the little foxes that spoil the vineyards, for our vineyards are in blossom.” Song of Solomon 2:15 In the New Testament, Je...

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The Heart of a Pharisee: Majoring on the Minors

by Mary Cate

by Mary Cate

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“Woe to you, teachers of the law and Pharisees, you hypocrites! You give a tenth of your spices—mint, dill and cumin. But you have neglected the more...

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