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Jun
11

Turning Disappointment into Opportunity

“Things have ‘hatched’ badly here this spring. There are seasons when things go wrong; and they just have to be lived through; like the old inscription, ‘Good times and bad […]

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Posted on: June 11, 2015 in Featured, Inspirational
Mar
13

Avoiding Power Stealing Excuses

“There are a thousand excuses for failure, but never a good reason.”[i] —Mark Twain   Today’s Verse: “The eyes of the Lord search the whole earth in order to strengthen […]

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Posted on: March 13, 2015 in Featured, Inspirational, Way Back From Loss
Feb
18

Avoiding the Cloud of Negative Thinking

“There’s nothing magic about it, but seeing things in a positive light—including yourself—will give you that attitude necessary to succeed.”[i] Kevin Leman   Today’s Verse: “The Angel of the Lord […]

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Posted on: February 18, 2015 in Devotions, Featured, Inspirational
Dec
05

Finding the Good

“You can’t ‘feel’ your way into a new way of acting, but you can ‘act’ your way into a new way of feeling.”[i] —Bruce Norman   Today’s Verse: “[What, what […]

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Posted on: December 5, 2014 in Featured, Inspirational
Nov
14

The Beauty of Grace

“You have learned that we cannot fall out of God’s grace. No matter how low we plunge, God’s grace goes lower still. The beauty of grace is that it does […]

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Posted on: November 14, 2014 in Featured, Inspirational
Sep
26

Bypassing The Dead-End Street of Blame

“Stop blaming others for your trouble, and deal with it. This does not mean that others did not cause it; it just means that you have to deal with it. […]

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Posted on: September 26, 2014 in Featured, Inspirational
Sep
19

Trusting When You Don’t Understand

“Some things are not neat. Sometimes God does not confirm our steps of faith in the ways we expect. I wish it could be nailed down and tucked in, but […]

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Posted on: September 19, 2014 in Featured, Inspirational
Sep
04

Don’t Miss the Greater Opportunity

“If it is a quiet day, trust the stillness. If it is a day of action, trust the activity. If it’s a time to wait, trust the pause. If it […]

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Posted on: September 4, 2014 in Inspirational, Way Back From Loss
Aug
29

Needless Worry Comes From Looking Too Far Ahead

“No matter what comes your way here on earth, no matter what pain or agony you face, set your worries aside and look heavenward!”[i] —Elizabeth George   Today’s Verse: “Who […]

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Posted on: August 29, 2014 in Featured, Inspirational, Way Back From Loss
Aug
20

Solving the Biggest Jigsaw Puzzle

“God can handle the mess. He can put the destroyed, broken pieces back together. He knows how to do that.”[i] —Charles F. Stanley Today’s Verse: “We are assured and know […]

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Posted on: August 20, 2014 in Devotions, Featured, Inspirational, Way Back From Loss
 

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