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The Voice

On June 17, 1998, 81-year-old Robert Kupferschmid and his…

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Finding True Healing

Few things in life can change our lives as quickly as…

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The Ministry of Comfort

Few things are more disconcerting than a telephone call…

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The Life of the Widow – Part 5: Rebuilding Her Life

Understandably, the loss of a companion whom one has…

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Time for a Change

One rainy day, I was standing across the street from the…

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How Do You Talk to God

When I was 15, I watched Peggy bake bread. Peggy was a…

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Pray for Your Church

The more I learn, know and understand about the local church…

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Jacob’s Breeding Techniques

Magic Versus Blessing Jacob’s breeding techniques (Genesis…

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Jacob Blesses Joseph’s Sons

Jacob passes on a great legacy to Joseph’s sons. He blesses…

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God reaffirms his promise to Jacob

Fulfilling God’s promise Sometimes in roundabout ways that I…

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The Call to Go in Faith

God calls Abram to leave behind everything familiar to him…

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The Accusation of Potiphar’s Wife

Years ago it looked as if my life and ministry were over on…

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God Preserves His Promise

In obedience to God’s call, Abram journeyed to Canaan…

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Feasting in Joseph’s house

When they are taken to the vizier’s house, Joseph’s brothers…

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In God’s Presence

Some of us feel that we have to earn our way into God’s…

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All These Things Will Be Added to You

What does Matthew 6:33 mean when it says, “all these things…

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Joseph Thrown into The Pit

How much time did Joseph’s brothers have to plot to throw…

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Buried in Faith

The story of Jacob’s burial, like the story of him blessing…

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Blessing Pharaoh

Although we often retell the stories in Genesis, sometimes…

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Jacob’s Faith Renewed

In the face of tragedy, we sometimes forget how much God is…

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Interpreting Pharaoh’s Dreams

There were reasons why God had given Joseph practice in…

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God’s Faith & Mercy

Genesis 18 offers many lessons. These include lessons about…

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Why I Love Other People’s Prayers

Sure… prayer is, for the most part, a personal thing.…

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New Motherhood Lessons from Ancient Mommas

Motherhood, it seems, is one long series of lessons held in…

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The Kingdom Prayer in Matthew 6:9-13

Many pagans added up as many names of their deities as…

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Faith, the Assurance of Things Hoped For

Hebrews 11:1 declares that “faith is the substance of things…

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God Does Miracles Only When We Need Them

Matthew 14:13-21 The miracle of the “feeding of the five…

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When Life Doesn’t Cooperate

Anyone who’s lived near train tracks knows the hassle and…

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Weak Spot

Have you ever been leaving the grocery store with a hefty…

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Turn Aside

ICYMI stands for “In Case You Missed It.” It is most often…

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Today Is Not an Accident

I’m not the kind of person who bounces out of bed each…

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The Ordinary Extraordinary Life

When you read or hear the word “ordinary”, how do you…

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Perfectly Provided

A large Chicago company is one of the world’s largest…

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Noise Cancellation

A couple of years ago, my son Levi and I embarked on a…

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Invisible Jim

Back in 2001 a toy was made in the United States and…

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Deal With How You Feel

What makes some people flourish more in work and life than…

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Are You Stuck?

Excerpt from my book, The Littlest Life Coach: Lukis thinks…

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A Compelling Call

In some small towns back in the day, the volunteer fire…

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A Bias for Obedience

Read ‘After Jesus said this, he looked toward heaven…

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The Practical Side of Prayer

A few years ago I was praying one afternoon when I began to…

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The Perfect Prayer

Have you ever felt you lacked the words needed to pray over…

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Pursuing Intimacy with God

Oswald Chambers wrote, “It is a joy to Jesus when a…

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Personalizing Our Prayers

“Save my children, dear Lord,” prayed Liz,…

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Noise

This week I’ve been thinking about noise. It’s…

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Effective Prayer

Why do so many prayers go unanswered? Does God answer some…

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Do Not Disturb

Last weekend, my church had its first annual ‘Day of…

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Coffee with Jesus

Whenever I visited my mother in Denver many years ago, I…

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Mournings Joy

“Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be…

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Broken Pieces

You must be more careful, I scold myself through the tears,…

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A Solitary Place

Scriptures: Mark 1:35 “And in the morning, a great…