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What Does it Mean to “Give Thanks”?

November 27, 2013

Giving thanks is more than an expression of gratitude.  It is that, but truthfully, we can say “thank you” to someone and not really mean it.  Gratitude is more...

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5 Ways to Stay Defeated

November 13, 2013

Elijah experienced one of the greatest national victories in the history of Israel.  He descended from Mount Carmel having glorified his God.  Victoriously, his prayer brought down fire from...

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7 Traits of a Teachable Person

October 26, 2013

There are two words that have been the guiding light of my life and ministry.  Years ago someone wrote two words in the back of my Bible and these...

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5 Qualities of a Good Prayer Partner

October 17, 2013

Oswald Chambers said, “Prayer does not fit us for a greater work; it is the greater work.”  We all know the importance and power of prayer, but for some...

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How to Beat the BUSY Life

September 24, 2013

In the book of Ecclesiastes, Solomon poetically described the various seasons of life.  There is a time for this, and a time for that.  Life unfolds naturally…sometimes triumphantly, sometimes...

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3 Ways to Measure Your Contentment

September 23, 2013

If we had the luxury of interviewing the apostle Paul, and could ask him about his greatest discovery in life and ministry outside of salvation, I believe he would...

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5 Principles from the Pit

September 19, 2013

Sometimes life is the pits…literally.  Just ask Joseph. He was the many-colored-coat-wearing-favorite-son of his father who stirred the bitter ashes of hatred and jealousy in the hearts of his...

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Do You Feel RUSHED?

August 27, 2013

Isn’t it ironic that with all of our time-saving devices we are still in a hurry?  Don’t get me wrong, I like our microwave, electronic-banking, do-everything-on-the-cell-phone, pay-at-the-pump society. I...

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7 Reasons Why You Should Laugh Right Now

August 26, 2013

Why did the monkey fall out of the tree?  Because it was dead. I will confess: it is stupid, and doesn’t make much sense, but whenever I hear that...

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5 Reasons Why Everyone Should be a Giver

August 16, 2013

It was John Bunyon who said, “You have not lived today unless you have done something for someone who cannot repay you.”  Giving is not just an act; it...