The Positive Side of Persecution

Have you watched the movie “Soul Surfer” about Bethany Hamilton? Bethany lost her arm in a shark attack, and thought that she would lose her dream of surfing professionally, but with God’s help and her determination, she continued to surf. People love a true story, and they flocked to hear hers. Who doesn’t want to […]

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How God Handles Broken

At my home church, 1st Sunday usually means that we will be serving communion. We eat the bread, which represents Jesus’s body that was broken. We drink the wine (or grape juice) which represents His blood which was shed for us. We are reminded to look inward at our heart attitude as we remember that […]

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Hunting Loose Ends

What does it take to be prepared for hard times? Is it possible to know that when tests come, we will do more than survive? That we can actually thrive? When being bombarded by new cultural norms, how do we keep from being swept away? How do we filter all of the information and opinions […]

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The Wrong Side of History

One of the things I love about studying the Bible with my children is hearing their thoughts. Even though they are young, they can be quite insightful. I can learn from them. 🙂 My son Christian is eleven. He once said that he is wiser than Solomon. His older sisters jumped all over him. “You […]

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Do You Know that God is Real?

Hello, Friends! Thank you so much for your continued prayers for us out at camp. And pray for other camps too, that God will help them to stand strong in the truth and be able to love on the kids who are attending their camps. When kids get away from the noise of social media […]

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