“God Shapes Our Circumstances”

December 18, 2017

“In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. (This was the first census that took place while Quirinius was governor…

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“Running the Race”

December 17, 2017

“I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.”  2 Timothy 4:7 I am not a runner. I do not enjoy running. But, for a short period of…

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“The Struggle Is Real, Suit Up!”

December 16, 2017

“Put on the full armor of God, so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes.  For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against…

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“Expectantly Waiting”

December 15, 2017

“In the morning, O Lord, you hear my voice; in the morning I lay my requests before you and wait expectantly.”  Psalm 5:3 As a little girl, one of my favorite mornings was Christmas morning.…

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“Jesus Is”

December 14, 2017

“In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.” John 1:1 Jesus is a life changer! He has changed my life and…

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“Go Tell Someone”

December 13, 2017

“Philip found Nathanael and told him, ‘We have found the one Moses wrote about in the Law, and about whom the prophets also wrote—Jesus of Nazareth, the son of Joseph.’ ‘Nazareth! Can anything good come…

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“You’ve Got It, So Use It”

December 12, 2017

“Being strengthened with all power according to his glorious might so that you may have great endurance and patience,” Colossians 1:11 You’ve got it, so use it! Paul told the…

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“Less Is More”

December 11, 2017

“He must increase, but I must decrease.” John 3:30 In high school, I was a pretty good saxophone player. It came very naturally to me and I worked hard at…

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“Do-Gooder”

December 10, 2017

“For it is God’s will that you silence the ignorance of foolish people by doing good.”  1 Peter 2:15 Mother Teresa, Martin Luther King Jr, Nelson Mandela. These are all…

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