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Eager Anticipation

Less than a week ago, my daughter was married. It was a wonderful ceremony from beginning to end. But, several days later, I am still struck by two images I witnessed as I walked her down the aisle. 224 more words

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Sweeping Streets and Baking Cakes with All Your Might

I don’t think that God is honored by half-hearted, just-get-by efforts. As I look at Scripture and the character of God, it is clear that He designed us to live full out. 255 more words

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Persecution

“And they arrested them and put them in custody…” (Acts 4:3) In reading through the book of Acts, we repeatedly see the followers of Jesus arrested by the authorities or mobbed and beaten – and sometimes worse – by the citizens. 212 more words

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God Gets the Glory

I love the story of the healing of the lame beggar in the third chapter of the book of Acts. Each day he was carried to the temple gate to beg. 253 more words

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