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Boundaries Without Question Marks

It’s no wonder we are anxious and feel boundaries are only acceptable and legitimate if the other person agrees with and respects them. In other words, instead of stating our ...

Thank God That I Am Not God

Do you remember the scene in the movie Rudy when he’s trying to get accepted into Notre Dame but it’s not looking good so he goes to a priest for ...

Those You Love in Heaven

There is one question that all children of God have wondered about at one time or another. It’s an important and personal question. For some of us, it’s the biggest ...

Holy Ground

I am your Father-God. Listen to Me! Learn what it means to be a child of the everlasting King. Your richest duty is devotion to Me. This duty is such ...

When God Doesn't Do What You Want

James and John, the sons of Zebedee, came to Him. “Teacher,” they said, “we want You to do for us whatever we ask.” — Mark 10:35 The disciples were on ...

Gratitude - Forget your troubles; come on, get grateful!

thank you, gracias, danke, merci, grazie Too often we save our deep thinking about gratitude for November just before Thanksgiving. But, every day is the right time to remember our blessings, ...

Praying Through Cancer Bundle

Helping Each Other by Praying Through Cancer A cancer diagnosis can shake even the strongest Jesus-follower to the core. In crisis, we need support and care, encouragement and the strong ...

Healing from Grief and Trauma

Loss and Grief Grief comes to all of us. Everyone goes through pain, difficulty, trauma, accidents, and losses that rock us to the core. Loved ones are suddenly thrust into ...

The Old Rugged Cross

So I’ll cherish the old rugged Cross, Till my trophies at last I lay down; I will cling to the old rugged Cross, And exchange it some day for a ...

Let's Get Naked

Then the eyes of both were opened, and they knew that they were naked. And they sewed fig leaves together and made themselves loincloths. — Genesis 3:7 I often hear ...

Upside Down

Just so you know, I wish I could take away every disappointment that nips at the edges of your happiness and sits heavy in your heart. Big and small. A ...

Having an Exit Strategy

My first experience with water skiing came at the age of twenty-four. I was quietly anxious about the adventure. All of my focus was on getting up on those skis. ...

I Am Empowered

Lie: Kids don’t do that. You will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, ...

One Day at a Time… with Jesus

Books About Recovery from Addiction  There’s nothing new about addiction. It doesn’t even matter what the substance is. We Christians are both saints (Romans 1:7, Colossians 1:2) and sinners saved ...

Yom Kippur Part 2: The Observances of the Day of Atonement

Editors Note: We hope you enjoyed the devotion from Unlocking the Secrets of the Feasts. If you didn’t get a chance to read Part 1, here it is. Yom Kippur, the ...

You Were Made for This Moment

‘To whom will you compare Me? Or who is My equal?’ says the Holy One. — Isaiah 40:25 As Moses announced: Who among the gods is like You, Lord? Who ...

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The Women of the Bible Speak Online Bible Study

The Women of the Bible Speak Online Bible Study

Discover how four women mentioned in Jesus' family tree--Tamar, Rehab, Ruth, & Mary-- changed the course of history in this special Advent study through The Women of the Bible Speak Workbook, based on the best-selling book by Shannon Bream! Sign up now to claim your spot and get a free bundle of Advent resources just for signing up! Study starts 11/28!