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Goals

Goals for April 21-25

Do: Nothing. Really? Yes, really. I will begin editing my book in a couple days, but want to just step back a little bit for a couple days. To enjoy good rest. To mentally process whatever needs to be processed. To come away with Christ. To physically recuperate. To refocus on Christ, and the joy […]

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Scriptures Examined

Scripture Examination: The Hope

“For it is for this we labor and strive, because we have fixed our hope on the living God,who is the Savior of all men, especially of believers.” – 1 Timothy 4:10, NASB In Paul’s letter to Timothy, he reminds him of the important truth. All they do – is for the furthering of the […]

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Chronic Illness Dreams and Longing

From Wastelands to Rivers

The last post I wrote was on┬áthe hindrance that can keep us from experiencing a more abundant life. Though often unwell due to illnesses, I know my perspective needs work. The questions I asked in the last post were for me, not anyone else. Today, I want to address the dangers of having a rear-view […]

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Godly Living

Newness of Life

“We were buried therefore with him by baptism into death, in order that, just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, we too might walk in newness of life.” – Romans 6:4, ESV We have to realize that doing life our way – costs. It cost us everything and […]

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Devotions

Matthew 5:1-10: Children of God

There is so much hope found in the Beatitudes! God’s works are on display here. This is what God can (and wants) to do in our lives! Will we take these words to heart, and give God control over our lives to get to work?!? He wants to help us in every area of our […]