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Child-Like Faith

Yes, we are reading the same chapter today and dealing with the second half of the story of David and Goliath.  One of the most inspiring battle cries is heralded by young David while fighting Goliath,“I come at you in the name of the God-of-the-Angel Armies, the God of Israel’s troops…this very day God is handing you over to me…the whole earth will know that there’s an extraordinary God in Israel” (1 Samuel 17:45-47). 367 more words


Journey to Jersey: Day Five

Our journey continued this morning as we once again partnered with Ocean County Long Term Recovery Group. In addition to canvassing neighborhoods and gathering more information about the damage caused by the storm, we assembled hygiene kits to be distributed to folks in need around the Beachwood, New Jersey, area. 216 more words


Learning to talk about God

One of the things I have noticed while taking Clinical Pastoral Education is how difficult it is for so many people talk about their faith and about God. 172 more words


Poor in Spirit: Moses – The Circumstance Driven Leader

Moses, having faith in the LORD, is sent to God’s people to deliver them.  Now he is confronted with a new problem – peer pressure.  758 more words


My Alabaster Jar

That which I thought was my alabaster jar wasn’t.

I was ready to leave the comforts of home, the love and closeness of family and friends and everything familiar and dear to answer His call. 250 more words


All because of Love

Many people have invested their life in me, and I am grateful for all. Eight of them I remember well:

My mom, the one who has always been there for me no matter what. 429 more words

How Celebrating Your Accomplishments Brings Contentment

Contentment is beautiful because contentment brings joy. It’s not something that comes naturally, but something that we have to learn (Philippians 4:11). The world doesn’t help, as it seems to be set up to only deepen our discontentment. 340 more words