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The Church Blog (Page 20)

Sunrise

By: Kerri Grinder Psalm 143:8  Cause me to hear Your lovingkindness in the morning, For in You do I trust; Cause me to know the way in which I should walk, For I lift up my soul to You. A sunrise.   Much like the birth of a new life, the most powerful and most gentle…

Pray for Those Who Persecute You

By: Gale Jackson Matthew 5:43-48 New International Version (NIV) 43 “You have heard that it was said, ‘Love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’ 44 But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, 45 that you may be children of your Father in heaven. He causes his sun to rise on the…

Breaking Your Fall

      By: Roberta Pledge Remember a time you have stumbled, yet managed to break your actual fall?  How did you feel?  Clumsy and uncoordinated, yet grateful to have not sustained a broken bone, skinned knee, or shattered ego.  You will simultaneously let go of anything you are holding and grab at whatever you can to break your…

The Value of a Good Name

By: Chris Wilson One of the greatest lessons I ever learned did not come from a textbook, a lecture, or even from the pages of Holy Scripture.  It came from spending time with my grandfather.  I remember as a youth going places with my grandfather.  “Pepaw” was the custodian at the church where I spent…

Not Spectacular, but an Available Servant

By: Haley Wilson Acts 9:36-42 In Joppa there was a disciple named Tabitha, which is translated Dorcas. She was always doing good works and acts of charity. 37 In those days she became sick and died. After washing her, they placed her in a room upstairs. 38 Since Lydda was near Joppa, the disciples heard that…