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It's Fiction Friday!

Ready for new books? We are! All of us fiction lovers are ready for new deals! Mystery, romance, a coming-of-age-story… Yes please! Cozy up to these great reads on sale ...

Go Through to Get Out

There is no way out of one’s inner life, so one had better get into it. On the inward and downward spiritual journey, the only way out is through. ~Parker ...

Rely on Prayer

We constantly pray for you. — 2 Thessalonians 1:11When Jesus was preparing to face the cross, He prayed. He told His disciples to pray too.My heart is full of sorrow, ...

Friendship: God Made You Good

1 John 4:7-21 Psalm 139:13-16 Proverbs 27:17 Genesis 1:27Working for love is exhausting to the bone, through and through. I can’t think of anything that will leave us high, dry, ...

John 3:16 — Let God Love You

In 1997, the two-year-old son of Guo Gangtang was kidnapped. Gangtang is a resident of eastern China. Child abduction has long been a rampant problem in his country.Childless couples desire ...

Gratitude Trumps Attitude

I will give thanks to the Lord because of His righteousness; I will sing the praises of the name of the Lord Most High. — Psalm 7:17Some days I wake ...

Living in Tension

This morning I made coffee, as I do every morning, and then fetched the morning paper, which tells you that I have not entirely adapted to the paperless internet. It ...

Growing Slow: Built to Last

The romantic in me loves autumn. The melancholic in me needs a little bit of winter. The optimist in me thrives with the hopefulness of spring.But the child in me ...

Financial Freedom

Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has said, “Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you.” ...

Fiction Friday: January Reads

Snowed in? Or just staying out of the cold? Perfect! Grab these fiction titles and curl up for a long winter’s read by the fire. There’s nothing we enjoy more ...

Reignited Fire in the Spirit

The first time I had ever been to my cousin’s house was also the first time we ever prayed together as a family. Unlike our usual family festivities, this get-together ...

God Nods and Tree Stands: Where Is God

As for me, I would seek God, and to God would I commit my cause, who does great things and unsearchable, marvelous things without number. — Job 5:8-9When fundamental parts ...

Cheering for Someone When They Get What You Want

I live in a home of athletes, raised in the school of hard work and dedication — literal blood, sweat, and tears. When your boys play football and you’re the ...

What Size Was Eve?

(It’s Not What Matters)In all of my reading and study of Scripture, I’ve never found a verse that states God measures people by how they look. Instead, when the full ...

Breaking Free from Body Shame: Hope and High-Waisted Jeans

Do you remember the first time you encountered someone whose perception of her body was not in line with culture in the best way? The first time you met someone ...

Begin Again: Settle Down Deep in His Love

May you experience the love of Christ, though it is too great to understand fully. — Ephesians 3:19 NLTPipín Ferreras wants to go deep, deeper than any person has ever ...

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Don’t Give the Enemy a Seat at Your Table with Louie Giglio

Don’t Give the Enemy a Seat at Your Table with Louie Giglio

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