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Courage

  “Courage will follow when faith takes the lead.”  Anonymous  Reading biographies of courageous men and women inspire me. The Apostle Paul’s faith in what God had promised, gave Paul courage. In Acts chapter 27, the vessel Paul was on … Continue reading

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Fuel to Fight

  “God never sets us up to fail – only to grow.” Bill Johnson I don’t know about you, but my walk with God isn’t easy and at times, it requires a fight. It’s hard to persevere and not give … 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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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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When Fear Distorts Our Past

2  “Of all the passions, fear weakens judgment most.” Cardinal de Retz While in college, I lamented over the stress of my classes and couldn’t wait to graduate. But once I landed a full time teaching position and juggled that … Continue reading

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Letting Go

“Life is a balance of holding on and letting go.” Anonymous   My mom and stepdad are both artists in Arizona and for numerous years they sold their artwork in a Scottsdale gallery. Year after year though, the drama with … Continue reading

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Responsibility

“What difference does it make to you what someone else becomes, or says, or does? You do not need to answer for others, only for yourself.” Thomas a Kempis Since responsibility is my number one strength, it’s easy for me … Continue reading

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