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 “Look carefully then how you walk, not as unwise but as wise, making the best use of the time because the days are evil.” Ephesians 5:15-16 (ESV) There comes a moment in life when we need to leave the past behind andContinue Reading

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 “Finishing is better than starting” -Ecclesiastes 7:8 (NLT) Starting something is good, but crossing the finish line is even better. Look at Noah. He was told to build an enormous boat but didn’t have professional help; he only had aContinue Reading

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 “Everything is possible for him who believes.”  -Mark 9:23 (ESV) Have you ever traveled abroad? The first time I flew to the Philippines, my leader kept reminding me to exchange my money for foreign currency before entering the country. ButContinue Reading

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 “Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him.” -James 1:12 (ESV) Have you ever walked away fromContinue Reading

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 “He has given us great and precious promises.” -2 Peter 1:4 (NLT) Have you ever gone through a season of life when you were stuck in despair and wondered what your future would be like if you continued in thisContinue Reading

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 “Then the Lord reached out and touched my mouth and said, “Look, I have put my words in your mouth!” -Jeremiah 1:9  One word out of your mouth can create massive change. That’s why what you say matters. Your voice isContinue Reading

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“He makes the whole body fit together perfectly. As each part does its own special work, it helps the other parts grow, so that the whole body is healthy and growing  and full of love.” -Ephesians 4:16 (NLT) You areContinue Reading

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“Two people are better off than one, for they can help each other succeed. If one person falls, the other can reach out and help. But someone who falls alone  is in real trouble.” -Ecclesiastes 4:9-10 (NLT) God is a God of family.Continue Reading

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 “You must give up your way, take up your cross daily, and follow me. If you try to hang on to your life, you will lose it. But if you give up your life for my sake, you will saveContinue Reading

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 “Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you.” -Ephesians 4:32 (ESV) The snare of offense is one of the enemy’s most destructive traps; it blocks us from receiving God’s blessing. Offense is dangerous, andContinue Reading