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Devotionals

Getting Ahead and Being Behind

Today’s Scripture: Psalm 73:1-5 Central Thought: We find our wealth and prosperity only in the Lord Did you ever wonder if God has a…

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No Time Off

Today’s Scripture: Luke 9:7-27 Central Thought: We should be as willing to help meet the needs of others as Jesus is to meet our needs…

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Grab Hold and Hang On

Today’s Scripture: Luke 8:40-48 Central Thought: Reaching out and touching Jesus is a key to healing Have you ever wondered how…

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Master of the Storm

Today’s Scripture: Luke 8:22-25 Central Thought: Jesus has power over storms Storms. Trials. Problems. I don’t like them; none…

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Are You Listening?

Today’s Scripture: Luke 8:4-15 Central Thought: Hearing God is an every day choice There is a commercial on television for cell phone…

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Keep it Real!

Today’s Scripture: Luke 7:36-50 Central Thought: True humility is the key to correct worship ‘Keep it real!” This is a popular…

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Rise and Live

Today’s Scripture: Luke 7:11-16 Central Thought: Jesus can raise up your dead spirit Have you ever felt like you just wanted to give…

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A Successful Pilgrimage

Today’s Scripture: Luke 7:1-10 Central Thought: God desires us to walk under and in His authority Faith, power, and authority are…

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Reaching the Nations

Today’s Scripture: Psalm 67: 1-7 Central Thought: God wants the message of His salvation to reach every nation In this short Psalm we…

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A Generous Heart

Today’s Scripture: Proverbs 11: 24-26. Central Thought: I need not be rich to have a large heart Jesus pointed out to His disciples…

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Barbs in Your Eyes

Today’s Scripture: Numbers 33:55,56 Central Thought: Old sinful habits that are brought into my new spiritual life will bring pain. I…

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A Jewel of Gold in a Swine’s Snout

Today’s Scripture: Proverbs 11:22 Central Thought: Verbal indiscretion is as foolish as placing a gold ring in a pig’s nose In…

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Thirst for God

Today’s Scripture: Psalm 63: 1 Central Thought: When I, like a deer, am harried in the hunt and become thirsty enough, I will come at…

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My Weakness, God’s Strength

Today’s Scripture: Psalm 62:1-12 Central Thought: My strength is found only in God Little boys like to show how strong they are by…

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Kindness Quotient

Today’s Scripture: Proverbs 11:16-17 Central Thought: ‘Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see”…

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Ten Concepts of a Healthy Marriage

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The “Perfect” Wedding Day

A London-based luxury travel company is offering to guarantee that rain will not ruin your wedding day. Is this really possible? According…

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The Ordinary Extraordinary Life

When you read or hear the word “ordinary”, how do you respond? Does it inspire you to finally tackle things on your to-do list? This…

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The Missing Peace

Have you ever tried to put together a puzzle and realized a crucial piece was missing? With anticipation, you watch as the small pieces of…

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The Key to Life

Some time ago, the famous pianist Paderewski arrived early for a performance in a small Connecticut town. He decided to take a walk. He…

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The Empty Head

Billy told his mother he had a stomachache. His mother explained, “It’s almost dinner time and you haven’t eaten in a while. Your stomach…

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The Best Version of Your Life

Hayden planetarium in New York City ran an advertisement in New York newspapers inviting those who would like to make the first journey to…

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Straight Ahead

Have you noticed that there is always something between you and what you want? Always something between you and what you need? Between you…

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Selfishness or Self-Responsibility

When traveling by plane, I typically tune out the flight attendant with her safety talk. This time, it was different. I was seated in the…

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Run Well and Finish Strong

Read For I am already being poured out like a drink offering, and the time for my departure is near. I have fought the good fight, I have…

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Perfectly Provided

A large Chicago company is one of the world’s largest magazine fulfillment firms. That means they handle subscription mailings by computer.…

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Pause

This morning I stopped at a local convenience store to get a coffee. A lot of people had the same idea. As we were all jumbled together…

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Partially Redeemed

Did you know 39.2 percent of shoppers will purchase a department store gift card for friends and family and 33.4 percent of shoppers opt for…

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Kids of Briarwood: The Journey Begins- Chapter 10

A police car sat in front of Caroline’s house, its blue lights flashing. Numerous neighbors stood in groups, discussing how to begin a…

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Overcoming Disappointment

There once lived a little girl who really liked dolls. In fact, one day, when she and her parents walked past a store she thought, “If only…

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Only One Day

I have a confession to make: I like to read bumper stickers. Some are funny. Some are silly. Some are revealing. Some communicate some…