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Learning to Sow Generously

by Mary Cate

by Mary Cate

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“The point is this: The person who sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and the person who sows generously will also reap generously. Each person ...

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Being Content

by Dave

by Dave

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“I can do all things through him who strengthens me.” Philippians 4:13 When I was in junior high I wanted to play on the school basketball team. Ho...

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Wholeness in Christ

by Catherine

by Catherine

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“And my God will supply every need of yours according to his riches in glory in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4:19 “Every good gift and every perfect ...

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Life Starts Now

by Caroline

by Caroline

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“The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.” John 10:10 “Salvation sounds a new begi...

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The Secret of Contentment

by Tim

by Tim

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“For I have learned to be content whatever the circumstances. I know what it is to be in need, and I know what it is to have plenty. I have learned t...

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The Search Is Over

by Sandi

by Sandi

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“Jesus answered, ’I am the Way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.” John 14:6 When I was in graduate school I ...

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Wholeness

by Erin

by Erin

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“O God, you are my God; earnestly I seek you; my soul thirsts for you, my flesh faints for you, as in a dry and weary land there is no water. So I ha...

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Expectation vs. Reality

by Elly

by Elly

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“Our God is in the heavens; he does all that he pleases” Psalm 115:3 My favorite memes of 2018 all have to do with “expectation vs. reality”. Not on...

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Comparison Kills Contentment

by Elly

by Elly

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“Then Jesus laid his hands on his eyes again, and he opened his eyes, his sight was restored and he saw everything clearly” Mark 8:25 “Comparison Ki...

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His Presence

by Paige

by Paige

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“You make known to me the path of life; in your presence there is fullness of joy; at your right hand are pleasures forevermore” Psalm 16:11 Do you ...

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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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The Next Thing

by Margaret Ann

by Margaret Ann

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“This is the day that the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.” Psalm 118:24 I have spent many years of my life waiting for the next thi...

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Killing That Thing God Is Doing in Your Life

by Sarah

by Sarah

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“We do not dare to classify or compare ourselves with some who commend themselves. When they measure themselves by themselves and compare themselves ...

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Extraordinary Promises

by Caroline

by Caroline

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“This is the day the Lord has made, let us rejoice and be glad in it.” Psalm 118:24 Are you a countdown person? When I was younger, I was a huge cou...

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Patient Like Bamboo

by Elizabeth

by Elizabeth

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“The farmer waits for the precious produce of the soil, being patient about it, until it gets the early and late rains. You too be patient; strengthe...

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You Can't Run a Car on Mustard

by Tim

by Tim

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“For we are God’s masterpiece. He has created us anew in Christ Jesus, so we can do the good things he planned for us long ago.” Ephesians 2:10 So t...

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Wanting What They Have

by Elizabeth

by Elizabeth

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“A heart at peace gives life to the body, but envy rots the bones.” Proverbs 14:30 Somehow it always seems like everyone else has what you don’t hav...

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Your Perfect Prince Charming

by Catherine

by Catherine

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“There is no fear in love, but perfect love casts out fear. For fear has to do with punishment, and whoever fears has not been perfected in love. We ...

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He Will Fulfill Your Plans

by Rachel

by Rachel

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“May he grant you your heart’s desire and fulfill all your plans! May we shout for joy over your salvation, and in the name of our God set up our ban...

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Contentment

by Elizabeth Madden

by Elizabeth Madden

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I have learned to be content whatever the circumstances. Phil. 4:11 Have you ever had the thought… If only __________, then I will be happy? If on...

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Contentment

by Elizabeth Madden

by Elizabeth Madden

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“I have learned to be content whatever the circumstances.” Philippians 4:11 Have you ever had the thought: If only __________, then I will be happy...

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The Ups and Downs of Life

by Sandi

by Sandi

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“Sanctify them by the truth, your word is truth.” John 17:17 Counseling teenagers is similar to riding my favorite roller coaster at our local amuse...

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Real Life

by Heather Brown

by Heather Brown

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“Command those who are rich in this present world not to be arrogant nor to put their hope in wealth which is so uncertain, but to put their hope in ...

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Contentment and Rest

by David

by David

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“O LORD, My heart is not lifted up; My eyes are not raised to high; I do not occupy myself with things too great and too marvelous for me. But I have...

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Do Not Covet - 10th Commandment

by Lindsey Batte

by Lindsey Batte

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“You shall not covet your neighbor’s house. You shall not covet your neighbor’s wife, or his manservant or maidservant, his ox or donkey, or anything...

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Do Not Steal - 8th Commandment

by Lindsey Batte

by Lindsey Batte

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You shall not steal. Exodus 20:15 There is more than first meets the eye to the 8th commandment. We are not trusting God when we break this command...

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Content

by Kendall

by Kendall

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“But godliness with contentment is great gain, for we brought nothing into the world, and we cannot take anything out of the world. But if we have fo...

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Do You Have a Soul?

by Elizabeth Madden

by Elizabeth Madden

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“Why spend money on what is not bread, and your labor on what does not satisfy? Listen, listen to me, and eat what is good, and you will delight in ...

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This Day

by Heather Brown

by Heather Brown

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“This is the day that the Lord made. Let us rejoice and be glad in it.” Psalm 118:24 You have right now – and no other moment—guaranteed. After all ...

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Jealousy

by Kendall

by Kendall

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“And he said to him, ‘Son, you are always with me, and all that is mine is yours. It was fitting to celebrate and be glad, for this your brother was ...

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