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One Word Revisited: Sacrifice, a Trip Through Scripture

You might recall that my one word motto for 2017 is sacrifice

Sacrifice is such an interesting word, and between the Old Testament and the New Testament, there’s a big shift in the way it is viewed. 831 more words

On Worship

A lifestyle of worship has been on my mind for awhile. It arises partly out of my study in Psalms and partly out of…well, a bunch of stuff. 235 more words

Carole Sparks

March 7 @ Ruth

Ruth (NLT) 

Discover His heart: He blesses the sacrifices we make

The story of Ruth and Naomi reminds me of the selflessness portrayed in the story of the Gift of the Magi by O. 668 more words

Daily Devotions

Practicing Sacrificial Love

For the last several weeks I was battling a nasty cold. But actually, illness or not, I’ve been personally struggling for the last few years with family relationships. 617 more words

Personal Growth

Levitical Ponderings

As I am reading Leviticus, I see there are 5 sacrifices that God instructed for his people: burnt offering, peace offering, grain offering, sin offering, and guilt offering. 455 more words

Be Thou My Vision

Downstream Fruit of Upstream Surrender

I have a conviction that generosity and sacrifice are downstream fruits that come from upstream surrender of ourselves to God.  He wants our hearts.  We give ourselves to God and then he gives us to support his causes and gets the glory.  612 more words

Marc Kinna