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Seeking Good in the Aftermath of Destruction

Wide-scale destruction. Over the course of a week our eyes behold images of the ravaging path of hurricanes, flooding, fires, terrorists… We see so much suffering in our land and in our world. Unity is a virtue that shines brightly in the aftermath of destruction. Being negatively affected together unites us. The force of bonding […]

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The America I Want

Friends, We have taken the bait and we’ve become divided as a nation. God help us and heal us because we are weak in our distorted viewpoint. The America you want is not the America you see, OR the America you want is on the horizon. While one laments, another rejoices. There’s only one common […]

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Why I Agree with Time Magazine that Pastor Choco is an Influential Leader in the World

August 1, 2016 presented me with an amazing opportunity to hear Pastor Choco De Jesus bring a word from God in an arena filled with thousands of young people from all over the nation. Long before I ever heard him preach, I heard about De Jesus’ reputation. This man, mightily energized by the Spirit of […]

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A Gentle Correction {Well, Sort Of}

I’m a teachable person, so I’ve had my share of being redirected in my thinking by the loving correction of another. It’s part of life, is it not? Please allow me to return the favor through a gentle prod concerning my Christian brothers and sisters’ disdain for the upcoming presidential election. While making my latte this morning, […]

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So I Pray

So many watchmen and women indicate what others sense in this season of America’s story: We are at a crossroads as a nation… For the past eight years I have been more mindful to thank the men and women in uniform, the ones who have put their lives on the line to secure freedom for […]

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There’s Hope for America

If you did not already know it, I am a patriot. I love my country and believe that America is exceptional at her roots. In prayer, I stand in the gap for us- all of us- free Americans. We abuse our beautiful freedom, and it breaks the Father’s heart. Still, He is patient with us. […]

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Brokenness Births Purpose

Brokenness. Not a fun word. If you’ve been through a time of the soul’s grieving, you know the pain can be intense. It’s something we all share in common in the human experience. Life can be hard. I find that God wants to teach us in each season we encounter- whether we find ourselves on […]

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