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An Exceedingly Good Destiny

  “The destiny of every human being depends on his relationship to Jesus Christ.” Oswald Chambers When asked to give a report on the exploration of Canaan, God’s promise land, ten out of the twelve spies focused on the negative and … Continue reading

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The Secret to Courage

  “Fear can keep a man out of danger, but courage can support him in it.” Thomas Fuller In I Chronicles 28:20, David gave his son Solomon a charge. “Be strong and courageous, and do the work. Do not be … Continue reading

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Fully Persuaded

  “What I believe about God is the most important thing about me.” A.W. Tozer During this season of writing dormancy, it’s easy to become discouraged. As I declutter and pack boxes, to ready our house to sell, I wonder … Continue reading

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Knowing God

  “Once you become aware that the main business that you are here for is to know God, most of life’s problems fall into place of their own accord.” J. I. Packer We get to know God by spending time … Continue reading

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The Overflow from the Heart

  “Our words are a faithful index of the state of our souls.” St. Frances de Sales It’s important to take care of our hearts, because what is in us will come out, whether we like it or not. When … Continue reading

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Complete in Christ

  “You can give up the need to compete in the world-when you accept being complete in Christ.” Ann Voskamp For years my shame kept me from feeling significant and valued. My low self-worth prevented me from seeing and believing … Continue reading

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Nothing is Impossible for God

  Belief is a truth held in the mind. Faith is a fire in the heart.” Joseph Fort Newton King Saul’s son Jonathan and his armor-bearer were up against impossible odds with the Philistines. But because Jonathan’s faith was grounded in … Continue reading

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