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Possible

There was a boy walking through the halls of my high school, laughing with his friends. I heard the tail end of the conversation, in which he exclaimed that something was just impossible. 358 more words

Devotionals

Stress

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” (NIV). 433 more words

Devotionals

Saturday, February 17th - Contentment

The Saturday after Ash Wednesday – Year B
Psalm 30, 32
Ezekiel 39:21-29
Philippians 4:10-20
John 17:20-26

Contentment
Philippians 4:10-20

In today’s passage, Paul pens this phrase that’s made its ways on to inspirational t-shirts, posters, and Internet memes, “I can do all things through him who strengthens me.”  Of course, the “him” in this verse refers to God.  522 more words

Church

Just Deserts and Just Desserts

Today’s readings (click below to open in new tab/window):
Psalms 43; 149, Ezekiel 39:21-29, Philippians 4:10-20, John 17:20-26

Have you heard the term “food desert?” A food desert is generally understood as an area – usually urban, usually economically distressed – where circumstances limit people’s access to affordable, nutritious food. 524 more words

Devotional

Our Limiting God

“This is the sign of the covenant I am making between me and you and everything living around you and everyone living after you. I’m putting my rainbow in the clouds, a sign of the covenant between me and the Earth. 1,559 more words

Day 20: "Put It Into Practise"

Eat less. Exercise more. That’s how you lose weight. Spend less, save more. Have a nest egg for retirement. Doing things with purpose means accomplishing your goals. 190 more words

How do you want to be remembered?

Philippians 1:3-11 says, “I thank my God upon every remembrance of you, always in every prayer of mine for you all making request with joy, for your fellowship in the gospel from the first day until now; being confident of this very thing, that he which hath begun a good work in you will perform it until the day of Jesus Christ: Even as it is meet for me to think this of you all, because I have you in my heart; inasmuch as both in my defense and confirmation of the gospel, ye all are partakers of my grace. 969 more words

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