Motivating Monday – Prayed Up!

It is always a great encouragement to hear that a good friend is praying for us.  According to Romans 8:34, however, believers have Jesus Christ Himself praying for them daily!   That’s right, Christian!  You are daily on His mind, and the Creator of the universe is in your corner interceding for you!   Take […]

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Finding Hope in the Darkness

Photo Credit: Hope by Martin Grommel   We’re officially three weeks into the school year, and things have become more hectic than ever.  After losing two school directors in four months, having the school vandalized, and having a water line burst and flood one of our buildings in six inches of water, it’s been a […]

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Steady Standing

“Stand firm in the LORD” – I Peter 5:9 Our market-driven culture has trained our hearts to be discontent, and most of us will spend our lives constantly trying to dream more, to do more, and to be more. We all fall into this trap.  While our efforts to succeed may very well motivate us […]

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Learning In Order to Love…

“There are those who seek knowledge for the sake of knowledge; that is curiosity.  There are those who seek knowledge to be known by others; that is vanity.  There are those who seek knowledge in order to serve; that is love.” – Bernard of Clairvaux If you’re reading this blog post, then I can assume […]

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Coloring Outside the Lines

“Though he fall, he shall not be cast headlong, for the LORD upholds his hand.” – Psalm 37:24 Mistakes.  Oh, how we hate to get caught making mistakes! The mere thought of it used to paralyze me.  (Yes, I was that kid standing in the candy aisle for hours, terrified of making the wrong choice!) […]

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