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40 Days of Prayer: 2015 Edition

Forward Forty Days of Prayer: 2015 Edition “Devote yourselves to prayer, keeping alert in it with an attitude of thanksgiving.” -The Apostle Paul, in Colossians 4:2  The fall season just feels like a great time to emphasize prayer. The change of colors reminds us of the glory and majesty of God. The cooler weather and…

Choosing to Overcome

This week’s blog article is shared by William Tingle… But he did not let the situation define him. He found a reason to overcome and developed determination to succeed. Have you ever had a time in life that you wanted to give up? I would imagine that everyone would have had a time in life…

Asset-Based: The Christian Mindset

Have you ever been in charge of hiring or putting together a team to do a new and difficult job? Even if you haven’t, I am sure you can sit here and think about the characteristics, skills, and backgrounds that you would look for in a new employee. You probably have incredibly high standards of…

Relationships

This week’s church family article is shared by Kim Dismuke… The Gospel joins together people from all walks of life. People who under any other circumstance wouldn’t necessarily find themselves together. But are connected by the Blood of Christ. Ever write someone off? “I don’t need em anyway,” They don’t contribute to MY world,” “I…

Bringing Our Baggage to Christ

This week’s church family article is shared by Larry Scott… Whatever the problem, or the baggage or the burden, Jesus said bring it all to Him. Recently one of our Elders in his public prayer petitioned the Father to take “our baggage” and make things right in our lives. I thought about that idea and…

Words

This week’s church family blog article is shared by Becky Traywick… But how much are your words worth? Have you ever thought about it? The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines the term “word” as: a sound or combination of sounds that has a meaning and is spoken or written a brief remark or conversation an order or…

I Don’t Like to Look at Me!

This week’s church family blog article is shared by Roberta Pledge…  When my eyes are on God they are on Perfection! When I look at God, my eyes are on Love. I like to think about and write about God….He is Perfect, He is Love, He is Constant. I like to think and write about…

Resurrection

This week’s thought is shared by Don Hutson… While the specific experiences were not the same, my new friend and Lazarus have one thing in common. They have been forever changed by their experience. They view their life from a different perspective. “What is it like to be resurrected, Lazarus?” asked the cub reporting from…

Choosing Christ

This week’s blog article is shared by Ricardo Fredericks… …knowing that Christ has already chosen us, my prayer is for all of us to choose Christ each and every day. If I were to challenge you to keep count of how many choices you make in any given day, you probably would not be able…