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Are You Making a Difference?

There are, and have been, many people who paint the face of history with their choices in life. Such a person is Felix Kersten. What is Your…

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Keep Praying? Why?

Read Luke 17:20–18:14 Think To listen to some believers, you’d get the impression that faith is knowing exactly what will happen…

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Heed God’s Warnings

Read 1 Samuel 8-10 Think Warnings are everywhere. Along roadsides, on medicines, and even on food packages. Some warnings seem to have…

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What is Your Influence?

Read Luke 17:1-19 Think Jesus’ followers should be known for helping to relieve others of their hurts and offenses by extending…

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Hearing The Voice of God

Read 1 Samuel 3-7 Think How many times have you thought, I wish God would just tell me what He wants me do? You may never hear God speaking…

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Are You Maximizing Your Resources?

Read Luke 16:1-31 Think Are you making the most of your resources and relationships? When you’re with Christians, are you taking full…

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Living Beneath Your Privileges!

What would you think of a person who lived in absolute poverty but also had a modest fortune available to them of over a quarter of a…

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This Present Suffering

Read 1 Samuel 1-2 Think How do you handle disappointment and discouragement? Do you cave in to outside pressures, collapse under the weight…

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Love Through Trouble

Read Ruth 1-4 Think Are you looking out for yourself and doing what’s best for you? Plenty of influential people will tell you to do…

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Seeking and Saving That Which Was Lost

Read Luke 15:11-32 Think Have you ever lost something really valuable or important? Perhaps it lost you–like a runaway pet. How did…

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What Are You Willing to Give to Follow?

Read Luke 14:25-15:10 Think While Jesus was on earth, a lot of people followed Him at one time or another. They followed Him from place to…

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What Are You Defending?

Read Judges 19-21 Think Who are you willing to defend? Your family? Your friends? Perhaps you would stand up for those who support a worthy…

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Who is Being Exalted?

Read Luke 14:1-24 Think What are you doing to get ahead? After all, that’s the way of the world isn’t it? It certainly is for a…

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God’s Ways Higher Than Our Ways

Read Judges 17-18 Think Do you like to do your own thing, be your own person? When you were younger, could you hardly wait until you could…

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Narrow is The Way

Read Luke 13:22-35 Think If you listen to most well-meaning, spiritually open individuals, it would seem that there are many ways to God.…

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Ten Concepts of a Healthy Marriage

You have just been introduced to all the Basic Concepts that I use whenever I try to save a marriage. If you apply them all to your…

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Crisis-proof your budget

When Paula Bliss divorced her husband six years ago, she hit the Dallas department stores to buy what amounted to a single-parent survival…

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Can This Marriage Be Saved?

During a press conference related to his extramarital affair Governor Sanford stated the desire to reconcile his marriage. As a divorce…

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Berate or Communicate?

Neither of us liked confrontation. Hurts and miscommunications piled up. I found myself snapping at my husband, sending…

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Women and Sexual Integrity

Men are not the only ones who wrestle with sexual purity. Women, too, struggle with sexual temptation, although it manifests itself in…

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The Freedoms of Abstinence

Bernice Krahn and Rita Salvadalena, volunteers at the Crisis Pregnancy Center in Everett, Washington use the following in teaching teens to…

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Internet Relationships: Caution!

The internet has brought us a lot of advantages, but we need to be careful when we enter into an Internet relationship!  Whether you are…

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I’m Dating – Again!

“If I had a gun right now I’d shoot you, and my ex-husband.” No words were verbalized but the hazardous thoughts charged through my brain.…

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Surviving Loneliness

Emptiness. Even the word conveys a feeling of sadness. Death, divorce, illness, sudden calamity—all of these things and more can usher in…

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You Can Love and Be Loved (Easy English)

You want to love others. You want people to love you. You want people to love you when you say and do good. You want people to love you when…

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Rediscovering Hope

There are times that we feel all hope is lost. It might be that you are the victim of circumstances you couldn’t control. It might be that…

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Voices

Every day we are bombarded with a hundred different voices… the television, our family, friends, co-workers, strangers, and all the…

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At the Feet of Jesus

One of the sweetest stories in the Bible to me is the story of the woman who washed Jesus’ feet with her tears. When hearing this…

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The Artists’ Treasure

I’ve heard people say “we seek a love so deep that the ocean is jealous” but little do we know that the ocean can’t…

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Daughters of Dignity – Part 3: What are We Doing?

Part 4: Daughters of Dignity Day 3: What are We Doing? “But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s special…

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Defined

Sometimes the most freeing thing is going back to the basics of faith and the core foundation of who we are, who Christ says we are, and Who…