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When Faith is Tested

Faith apart from the Holy Spirit’s empowerment is wishful thinking. How often do we profess belief in God, but we rely more on the judgment of man? Think on it this way: when the disciples faced the fear of dying at sea and awakened Jesus, did they all consult a meteorologist to determine if they […]

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Total Trust

I don’t know what storm rages in your life at the moment, but I do know the One who is above the storm! Jesus, the Prince of Peace, is the fulfillment of God’s redemption of sinful man- have you placed your total trust in Him? If you have, then you understand covenant. What I am […]

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A New 2015 Focus

Are you living for immediate gratification in this life? If you are not, then you are among a small minority! Living for that which brings pleasure now leads to a roller coaster style of existence, because the immediate is NOT always gratifying. Life brings ups and downs, so something more than the now has to […]

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limitless grace

God’s grace is truly unsearchable, not to mean that we cannot ever encounter it, but that we cannot exhaust it. His grace has no end for us who are in Christ Jesus. Grace is unmerited favor. An undeserved gift. It’s source is love, and it is offered to us because God’s nature is that of a giver. He […]

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strength

Happy Monday to you! I just finished my second cup of coffee!!!!! That’s why I’m using more exclamation marks! So, I’m patiently waiting to open my newest coffee purchase: Cinnamon Gingerbread flavored java by Millstone. Does that even sound good? I’ll let you know soon! My friend, Liesa, introduced me this fall to a nice […]

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what defines your steps?

Did you watch Nic Wellenda cross a great expanse of the Grand Canyon on a sky wire last summer? As a viewer of the live telecast, I felt very tense when he began his passage because I knew that the winds would possibly cause a challenge. At one point Wellenda crouched low on the sky […]

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a shelter in the storm

Psalm 116:1-2  “I love the Lord, for He heard my voice; He heard my cry for mercy.” Even though we in the Hampton Roads area may be accustomed to the occasional visit from a tropical weather system, it does not make it any easier to cope with the uncertainties that accompany these types of storms. In every […]

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