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Apr 20, 2019 07:00am

Resurrection: The Burden of Proof

The conception and rise of Christianity in the first century was due to the resurrection of Jesus, and so profoundly […]

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Apr 19, 2019 07:00am

Crucifixion: His Agony, the World’s Redemption

“Jesus died on a cross.”  We should not be able to utter that without an utterly overwhelming shudder of awe, […]

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Apr 18, 2019 09:00am

Addiction Part Three: Restoring Broken Relationships

There’s something beautiful about a restored relationship between a child and their father. At one time, I was angry with […]

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Apr 15, 2019 09:00am

Part Two: The Relentless Grip of Addiction

“Life isn’t worth living without it.”  Those six words spoken by my dad brought my world racing into high-definition focus […]

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Apr 10, 2019 18:10pm

Addiction Part One: Returning to Bad Choices

In his wilder days, my dad had a group that he partied with. They were good guys but they all […]

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Apr 03, 2019 19:27pm

Thoughts, Habits, and a Changed Life

My almost two-year-old son, Luke, is fascinated with trucks and trailers. If we’re out driving around and an 18-wheeler drives […]

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Mar 28, 2019 18:44pm

When Things Fall Apart

Sometimes, everything around you seems to be falling apart. The markets are down and retirement looks bleak… You can’t seem […]

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Mar 19, 2019 18:39pm

Say It Isn’t So…

Last week’s revelation that fifty people had been charged in scams to get their kids into colleges illegally did not […]

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Mar 06, 2019 08:00am

Where You’ll Find Joy

I get so frustrated when I lose my keys, my cell phone, or that important receipt. It’s discouraging. If it’s […]

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Feb 28, 2019 15:22pm

The Need for Purpose-Millennials Part Three

It was like an assembly line, but there were no machines doing any work. It was me. A spread of […]

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Feb 20, 2019 20:13pm

The Need for Purpose-Millennials Part Two

It was just supposed to be a casual drive from home to visit a friend a few hours away. But […]

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Feb 14, 2019 21:02pm

Celebrating the Greatest Love

Nafisa Morris is a young widow who writes Rekindling Joy, a blog that encourages others who have suffered similar losses. Her […]

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Feb 13, 2019 19:08pm

The Need to Belong-Millennials Part One

The generation that is ascending into adulthood today, known as the millennial generation, is one that many would call “entitled,” […]

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Jan 30, 2019 14:13pm

No Longer Alone: A Woman Remembers-Part Three

A simple Google search for the true meaning of happiness gives you 473,000,000 results. Could it really be that easy? […]

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Jan 17, 2019 04:52am

Alone Among Friends: A Teenage Girl Remembers-Part Two

Before the days of Instagram and Facebook and even cell phones, we had film. Actual film. You put the roll […]

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Jan 14, 2019 08:50am

Loneliness and Longing: A Little Girl Remembers-Part One

At just seven years old, I knew the hurt of loneliness. My mother worked long hours overnight to pay the […]

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Jan 08, 2019 01:20am

Forgiveness is a Heart Thing

I’m not sure when it happened, but by the time I had children of my own, I had forgiven my […]

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Dec 12, 2018 20:03pm

What Happens When the Holidays Hurt?

 It’s the most wonderful time of the year, except when it isn’t. Everything about the season highlights your loss, whether […]

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Dec 04, 2018 22:40pm

Do They Know It’s Christmastime?

It was 1984, and news reports about the famine in Ethiopia shocked the world with pictures of starving children with […]

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Oct 21, 2018 13:23pm

Ben and His Missionary Heart

If you ever have the privilege of meeting Ben Roberson, you will never forget him. One of the first times […]

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Sep 19, 2018 18:01pm

Who Else Is There? by Rana Costa El-Hage

She walked into my makeshift clinic room hesitantly and took a seat. I thought she was in her mid-fifties, but her […]

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Sep 19, 2018 17:38pm

Lifeword Cloud Language #4: Spanish

In 1979, fourteen years after Lifeword’s (then Harvest Gleaner Hour’s) first broadcast, the highly anticipated Spanish language was added to […]

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Sep 19, 2018 16:26pm

Lifeword Cloud Language #3: Arabic

Only five languages have been chosen by Lifeword as “starter languages” included in the beta-testing stage before the public rollout […]

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Sep 19, 2018 16:15pm

Generational Effects of a Changed Life: Vicente Lopez

Quebrada de Humahuaca (named by the Inca descendents of northern Argentina) is a narrow valley just south of the Bolivian […]

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Sep 18, 2018 18:27pm

Valley of the Dry Bones: Replanting Temple Baptist Church By Drew Cline, Lead Pastor

Ezekiel 36:36 (ESV) “Then the nations that are left all around you shall know that I am the Lord; I […]

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Jul 24, 2018 13:52pm

Lifeword Cloud: What’s it all about?

For those of us who are technologically challenged, Lifeword’s new initiative, the Cloud, is difficult to understand and even harder […]

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Jul 24, 2018 13:44pm

Lifeword Cloud Language #2: Swahili

Only five languages have been chosen by Lifeword as “starter languages” included in the beta-testing stage before the public rollout […]

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Jul 02, 2018 09:27am

I See Dead People
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Jun 28, 2018 05:20am

The Agony of Defeat
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Jun 26, 2018 15:29pm

Lifeword Cloud Q & A by Holly Meriweather

For those of us who are technologically challenged, Lifeword’s new initiative, the Cloud, is difficult to understand and even harder […]

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Jun 26, 2018 14:20pm

Lifeword Language #1: Garifuna

The People African slaves endured a perilous journey, one that often ended in death often caused by disease. The late […]

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Jun 26, 2018 13:59pm

Lifeword and Missions in Honduras: Shoeboxes and Smiles

Delayed by several months due to political unrest and customs issues, the Making Everlasting Smiles shoeboxes were finally handed out […]

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Jun 26, 2018 10:19am

What’s That Smell
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Jun 25, 2018 12:13pm

How To Pray Like Jesus
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Jun 22, 2018 09:25am

Jesus Said To Hallow His Name! Huh?



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Lori Cline Daily Devotional Lifeword
Jun 21, 2018 16:48pm

He’s In Your Story
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Jun 19, 2018 05:15am

No Excuses
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Jun 07, 2018 15:42pm

Bringing the Kingdom of God to the Nations of the World-Donny Parrish

“And this gospel of the kingdom shall be preached in all the world for a witness unto all nations; and […]

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May 29, 2018 20:46pm

Communism, Oppression and Hope: Lifeword in Romania

When Romania’s dictator was killed by firing squad on Christmas Day 1989, the people danced in the streets and waved […]

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May 29, 2018 20:08pm

Lifeword in Cuba: Hearing the Gospel for the First Time

During Fidel Castro’s fifty-seven-year regime, restrictions were imposed on religious activity, and not much has changed in the eighteen months […]

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May 29, 2018 20:00pm

Lifeword India: A Prakash Family Legacy

Of the 1.3 billion people in India, eighty percent are Hindu. Current Prime Minister Modi is a Hindu nationalist and […]

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