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Thoughts on Death and Sorrow in the Aftermath of the Paris Attacks

What if you had been in the midst of the chaos that reigned throughout Paris Friday night? Do you think about that? What would you have done? What would have been your thoughts? In the unpredictable world that we live in, I believe we are wise to consider the core of our beliefs. We need […]

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100-Day Identity Makeover: Day 4

Day 4 You Are Entrusted With Authority (Luke 10:19) You overcome all power of the enemy. Jesus spoke to the seventy-two disciples about their successful interactions with demons. Greater than the reality of demons submitting to their authority, however, is the fact that the believers’ “names are written in heaven,” He said (Luke 10:20). The Lord […]

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Coasting Christianity?

There is no such thing! As Paul wrote, “I press on to take hold of that for which Christ Jesus took hold of me” (Philippians 3:12). Knowing Him and growing in faith through revelation of His nature… the Christian life is intentionally active and directed. We keep our “eyes fixed on Jesus, the author and […]

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We Build Houses!

I’m excited to share something I have kept a secret for far too long! My husband and I build houses! In fact, much of what we share with small groups about Marriage Building is based upon the process of building a home: from clearing the land to moving in! Featured today is the home we […]

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Persecution of Christians in America

Aaron and Melissa Klein, owners of Sweet Cakes by Melissa in Gresham, Oregon, have closed the doors of their bakery as a result of a lawsuit against them for discrimination. Klein refused an order for a gay couple’s wedding cake and is facing a proposed fine of $135,000. A GoFundMe page was started by a […]

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Attention Parents: Your Child Has a Core Need

Did you hear the report coming out of the Cleveland Zoo that a parent dangling their two-year old over the cheetah exhibit accidentally dropped the child and then went into the animal’s habitat to rescue him? You can click on the link and watch the FOX News report here. The wild cats harmed neither the […]

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Family Matters

Jon and I are completely tuned in today to the Restore 2015 Marriage Building Event happening this fall in the Hampton Roads Area of Virginia! We find great joy in creating a place and time in which God can move powerfully in the lives of families. We believe in the strength of the family and are […]

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