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The Most Holy Day in America’s Recent History

Christians gathered all over America on the first of May in honor of the National Day of Prayer. According to the organization’s website, leaders throughout the centuries have called for days of prayer, but this particular annual event began in 1952 after it was signed into law by President Harry S. Truman. In the Hampton […]

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Jesus at the center

Father in heaven, I’m coming back to You. I’m not sure how I ended up so far away from You being my center, but here I am with full awareness of my departure. I suppose there was a loss of passion along the way. Like a fire that dies out, the fervor I once had […]

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when you are the one offended

This seemingly insignificant detail is on the fringes of the well-known story of a wee little man. We don’t normally focus on those who had been cheated by Zacchaeus’ shady practices as a tax collector. No, it seems that his new-found relationship with Christ is front and center in the dramatic telling of a small […]

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how we influence a nation for God

Summer 2009- The Father in heaven broke my heart for the nation. I found myself on my knees repenting for our waywardness of heart. America increasingly turns her back on God, and I am broken because of it. I had no idea at the time that my response would lead to a Marriage Building ministry. […]

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do these few simple things

Turn on the news and you will hear much dialogue about the increasing levels of youth violence in our nation and the link between unsupervised children and crime. We are in a crisis in America because our families are in a state of disarray. Only irresponsible parents leave children to fend for themselves.  Hebrews 12:9 […]

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unity prayer

It sounds so flowery- “unity prayer.”  I’m not even sure where I am going with this, but the Spirit is stirring.  I thought that I was heading out the door, but once again, behind the veil (in the shower), the Lord brought revelation to be shared.  So here it goes. If you are a Christ […]

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a word for 2013

How often I have quoted the prophesy contained in the verses of Joel 2: 28-29.  I am very familiar with the words describing the outpouring of the Holy Spirit and the manifestation of spiritual gifts through God’s servants, young and old. Honestly, I never paid much attention to the passage preceding the well-known prophesy.  Joel […]

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