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Christian Meditation in the Scriptures: Lectio Divina

An ancient practice the church has used in regard to reading the sacred Scriptures is what is called lectio divina. In this practice of reading the bible, there are four movements. 201 more words

Chapter 2: Importance of the Bible--Good Habits

During my fight against cancer I remember well my struggles with fear and pain and uncertainty every day, crying many tears to God. I can see myself sitting in the bedroom we occupied in my son and daughter-in-law’s home while I went through a year and a half of cancer treatments. 311 more words

Book "Brokenness To Beauty"

Thousands of Youth Nationwide to Gather to Challenge Peers to Read, Live Scripture

Thousands of youth nationwide will gather today at their local athletic field to challenge each other to read and live out the Scriptures in their everyday lives in an annual event known as “Fields of Faith.” 173 more words

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New Memory Verse for October 5th

Your kids will be learning a new memory verse over the next 4 weeks beginning this Sunday. Join us as we learn it together in Grace Kids! 147 more words


Chapter 2: Importance of the Bible--The Source of Hope

We have the idea we can pray for patience as though it is a commodity God gives us, like our daily food. But patience, or perseverance, is an attribute which is developed in us by choice and use, in the midst of difficulties. 334 more words

Book "Brokenness To Beauty"

Chapter 2: The Importance of the Bible--Not by Myself

“The grass withers, the flower fades, but the word of our God stands forever.” (Isaiah 40:8)

Opening my Bible, I turned to the next Psalm in my daily reading, which began, “Praise the LORD!

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Book "Brokenness To Beauty"

Why We Read Laments

For nearly three months now, we’ve been reading a Psalm a Sunday as a part of our move to make reading Scripture a bigger part of our congregational culture. 608 more words

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