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Aug 17, 2021 08:00am

An Ancient Soap Opera of Grace

Before you point your finger at someone else, take a good look at your own choices.

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Aug 07, 2021 08:00am

The Compassion of Christ

He is God, and there’s nothing done on our own strength that we can boast about.

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Jul 13, 2021 08:00am

If God is Good Then Why . . .

Choose faithfulness and be restored through God’s sustaining grace.

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Jul 05, 2021 08:00am

No Small Print, No Exclusions

Let’s not complicate salvation: There are no exceptions to who can receive it.

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Jun 09, 2021 17:00pm

Family Reunion

God, rich in love and mercy, wants you to come to Him and surrender what you have been holding onto.

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May 04, 2021 08:00am

How a Christian Responds to Criticism

Criticism is an inevitable fact of life. It is our response to that criticism that makes a difference.

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Apr 30, 2021 08:00am

Cancel Culture vs. Grace Culture

Every person is loved by God and was placed on this earth with a purpose.

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Apr 15, 2021 08:00am

Fountains of Grace: Better Bring a Bucket

God’s grace doesn’t just trickle down; it fills to the brim and overflows!

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Mar 18, 2021 08:00am

Grace: Lessons From a Road Trip

Things rarely improve where grace doesn’t make the first move.

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Mar 11, 2021 08:00am

He Takes the Broken Pieces and Creates a Masterpiece

God is in the business of creating life out of death, beauty out of ashes.

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Mar 07, 2021 08:00am

A Parent’s Lesson From a Strong-Willed Child

It’s in and through our trials that God cultivates maturity in us.

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Jun 11, 2020 08:00am

How I Can Identify With My Transgender Co-Worker

I currently work with a trans-bi-sexual “female” who requested that when I refer to “her,” I use the pronouns they and them instead of her or she. […]

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May 29, 2020 08:00am

4 Tempting Ways to Determine Your Identity

I’ve often said the most destructive force on earth is a man who doesn’t know who he is. When you […]

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Mar 15, 2020 08:00am

Don’t Settle For an Average Life with an Average Purpose

There are only two ways to live life: Your way.  God’s way.  There is no third way. To put it […]

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Mar 06, 2020 08:00am

Betrayal Doesn’t Have to be a Relational Death Sentence

RESPONDING TO BETRAYAL  I have heard it said that given enough time everyone will eventually let you down. That sounds […]

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Feb 06, 2020 08:00am

Moving Beyond Shame and Regret: Part Three

Shame can come from several sources. Sometimes, it’s forced upon us by people who made choices over which we had […]

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Jan 16, 2020 08:00am

This is Why a Sheep Loves to Read

In a pivotal passage, Jesus explains, “I know my own and my own know me” (John 10:14). In this verse he […]

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Dec 06, 2019 08:00am

Evangelism Begins With Grace

If you’re like me, the word evangelism is a like a guilt switch in my soul. You say “evangelism” and immediately three […]

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Dec 03, 2019 08:00am

“Prone to Wander, Lord, I Feel it”

In 1757 Robert Robinson, a self-proclaimed “wanderer,” wrote the penitent words of a poem we know today as the hymn […]

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Nov 08, 2019 13:00pm

Four Ways to be Grateful During This Season of Thankfulness

If only my children would be more grateful . . .  As a young mom, I was sure that was […]

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Oct 24, 2019 08:00am

13 Red Letter Teachings of Jesus

No person in history has ever improved the moral teachings of Jesus. His words of morality were elevated to the […]

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Oct 19, 2019 08:00am

A Tattoo of the Cross

I had a conversation with a friend this week about tattoos. It got me thinking. She said… “I really want […]

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Sep 30, 2019 08:00am

The Kingdom of Self: 3 Ways to Conquer It

Why has it taken me so long to “get it”? It’s been 45 years, and I still don’t understand that […]

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Sep 07, 2019 08:00am

“I Choose Mercy!”

My daughter Meredith has always had a very tender heart.  When she was little, she could cry the largest tears […]

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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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