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Celebrating God’s Children Past and Present

The last day of October and the first few days of November have a long history of religious traditions. It’s rather funny how we celebrate Halloween today, as a day to dress up in spooky, gory or funky costumes and beg for candy. Most of the meaning of this holiday has been lost in translation […]

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your story

What’s Your Story?

Is it a love story, an epic adventure, or a radical world changing quest? Or are you just hanging out, waiting for life to happen? Everyday your story is etched in the annals of time. Are you the author, or are you waiting for someone else to do the writing? God created a masterpiece of […]

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spring forth with joy

The River Comes From The Spring

You are a river of life and God is the everlasting spring. When drought comes and the water seems to evaporate leaving you hopeless, that is the time to believe in the source that can’t be seen. We can learn these lessons from many stories in the Old Testament. This week during our Sunday study […]

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unity

Unity Is The Alpha and Omega

My message today is about the significance and value of UNITY, and what that means in our day to day life. Jesus said: “For where two or three have gathered together in my name, I am there in their midst.“ – Matt. 18-20 Have you ever wondered what exactly Jesus meant by this? We just assume that […]

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Your Purpose – Love Life and Do Something Good

“I have found that if you love life, life will love you back.” – Arthur Rubinstein “Life is a song – sing it. Life is a game – play it. Life is a challenge – meet it. Life is a dream – realize it. Life is a sacrifice – offer it. Life is love – […]

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Freedom From What Holds Us Back

Who doesn’t struggle? It’s part of life to have obstacles to overcome and to be faced with challenges. That may contribute to what makes life interesting and exciting; after all, what would a book be without it’s conflict? However, sometimes it seems like we go around in circles without finding solutions. Sometimes we get stuck […]

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God’s Love Is Our Blessing of Marriage

Throughout history people have struggled to find the meaning of life and to understand why there is so much suffering in the world. Only one thing of great value has prevailed through time and seemingly endless tragedy – that one thing is love. But love is invisible, so for many it is elusive. However, the […]

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Honoring National Parent’s Day

This is an historic day, a national holiday of immense proportions. Those who celebrate this holiday today are creating the foundation for a future that recognises the value of parents, father’s and mother’s as a united team, in the formation of families. Although in the United States we already had a Mother’s Day and a Father’s […]

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Sustainable Future Paraguay

Sustainable Future Through International Exchange

If you have not been following the Leda Project in South America, I highly recommend going to their blog pages and following along. Here are some highlights from July 13th, which was the 10th day of the International Youth Volunteer program. The mission of the Leda Settlement in Paraguay, South America is peace and sustainability. The […]

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growth

The Process of Growth is How God Works

Today’s post is the second part of a 2 part series started last week. If you missed the first part you can read it by clicking HERE. Experiencing God’s Heart for Others – part 2 Isn’t it interesting that almost everything in the natural world grows? Except for rocks, sand and dirt, we can observe, measure […]

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