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Posts from October 2018 (Page 3)

Day 16 – Thursday, October 18, 2018

Day 16 – THEN AND NOW Today’s thought is shared by Kathy Hubbard… “When I was a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child but when I became a man, I put away childish things.” (1 Corinthians 13:11 KJV)) 1973.  It was a good year! Growing up in a small town,…

Day 15 – Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Day 15 – WHAT ARE YOU LIVING FOR? Today’s thought is shared by Michael Williams… “For to me, to live is Christ, and to die is gain.”     (Philippians 1:21 ) As I write this article I am thinking about all the transformation that I see on a weekly basics at the FCI (prison), but this…

Day 14 – Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Day 14 – A New Person Today’s thought is shared by Vince Palazola (Vince is the father of Angie, who is a former Great Oaks’ member now living in Arkansas)… “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away; behold, all things have become new.” (2 Corinthians 5:17)…

Day 13 – Monday, October 15, 2018

Day 13 – “And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is that good and acceptable and perfect will of God.” (Romans 12:2 NKJV) Today’s thought is shared by Dave and Deb Jackson… Acts 16:25 But at midnight Paul and Silas…

Day 12 – Sunday, October 14, 2018

Day 12 – Changed by Missions Today’s Thought is shared by Kenny Harris… “Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to…

Day 11 – Saturday, October 13, 2018

Day 11 – My Dad’s Transformation Today’s thought is shared by John Irby… “But seek ye first the kingdom of God, & his righteousness; & all these things shall be added unto you.” (Matthew 6:33) Robert Durrance Irby was born out-of-wedlock in Florida on June 14, 1921. His father was an immigrant from Ireland, who came to…

Day 10 – Friday, October 12, 2018

Day 10 – My Eyes Are Dry Today’s thought is shared by Angie Palazola… “I tell you,” He replied, “if they keep quiet, the stones will cry out.” (Luke 19:40) By a dried up creek bed filled with sticks, stones and fallen leaves, tiny frogs and toads of every color hop around my feet trying out their…

Day 9 – Thursday, October 11, 2018

Day 9 – Trust in the Lord Today’s thought is shared by Stephanie (Ziggy) Goodman… “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, & do not lean on your own understanding.” (Proverbs 3:5 ) During the last week of December 2012 Rob & I had a physical. Rob was perfectly healthy. I was healthy with the exception…