We Are God’s Poetry!

This thought really encouraged me this week.  I scrawled it on a sticky note and slapped it on my desk, and even wrote put it on my white board as the “Quote of the Week.”   Here’s why it spoke to me: 1.) Think of the time and care a poet takes to carefully craft […]

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Motivating Monday – Work with the Strength of 1,000 Men!

    Have you ever had one of those days?  You know, the “I-really-don’t-think-I-can-do-this-today,”  and “I’d-rather-be-a-wimp-and-stay-in-bed” kind of days?     We all feel weak from time to time, especially when life continues to overwhelm us with new challenges.  The wonderful truth is, we don’t have to muster the strength to make it through our […]

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Encountering the Ark

“It’s bigger than imagination.” – Ark Encounter Slogan Two weeks ago our family drove out to Williamstown, Kentucky where we walked through Noah’s Ark.  No, I’m not kidding!   Ark Encounter, a theme park that opened in July 2016, features the largest replica of Noah’s Ark that exists in the world today.  The construction is […]

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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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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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Breaking Chains

    “But today I am freeing you from the chains on your wrists.” Jeremiah 40:4   Sometimes we become so familiar with declaring the name of Jesus in times of prayer and worship that we forget what power lies in this name. And every once in a while, He’ll allow us to be part […]

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