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Facing Criticism in a World that Loves to Criticize
Bless those who curse you. Pray for those who hurt you. - Luke 6:28
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Why Embracing the Storms in Your Life is Essential for Growth
Embracing the storms means choosing joy in our trials instead of misery. It allows our struggles to become opportunities for spiritual growth instead of harm.
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Facing Criticism in a World that Loves to Criticize
Facing criticism is simply a part of life. We must learn to handle it with grace and understanding. The Bible tells us to listen to wise counsel. But how do we know if the critique is foolish or wise?
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How to Be Prepared and Well-Trained as Believers
The Bible tells us that we are running a race for a heavenly prize. Are you prepared to go the distance and to face the challenges that come your way?
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Do I Really Need to Go to Church Every Week?
Do you ever question the need to go to church? Seen as an essential part of the Christian faith, just how important is going to church really? Does God actually care if we attend every week?
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Dare to Pray Big: The Power of Prayer in the Unseen Realm
Do you ever feel like your prayers don't make a difference? Sometimes we underestimate the power of prayer, but our prayers matter more than we realize.
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Your Point of View: What Do You See from Where You Stand?
For he raised us from the dead along with Christ and seated us with him in the heavenly realms because we are united with Christ Jesus. - Ephesians 2:6
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The Truth About Marriage and Our Call to Submit
Submission in marriage is somewhat controversial in today's culture. What did Paul really have in mind when he challenged wives to submit to their husbands?
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Your Point of View: What Do You See from Where You Stand?
When it comes to trials and difficult circumstances, your point of view is everything. But you must change where you stand in order to change what you see.
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The One Kind of Fear That Sets You Free
The Lord is my light and my salvation - whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life - of whom shall I be afraid? - Psalm 27:1
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The One Kind of Fear That Sets You Free
Fear will cause you to want to run and hide. The fear of God, however, will set you free. And with God on our side, there is nothing in this world to fear.
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Samuel and the Call of God: Paving the Way to the Messiah
He has sent us a mighty Savior from the royal line of his servant David, just as he promised through his holy prophets long ago. - Luke 1:69-70
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4 Ways We Can Take Back This Country for God
I urge, then, first of all, that petitions, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for all people - for kings and all those in authority, that we may live peaceful and quiet lives in all godliness and holiness. - 1 Timothy 2:1-2
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Samuel and the Call of God: Paving the Way to the Messiah
God used Samuel in a might way to transition His people towards their true purpose. Salvation would come from the Israelite nation through Jesus Christ, and all nations would be blessed.
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4 Ways We Can Take Back This Country for God
On almost a daily basis, I hear someone say or read an article that declares just how far we've come from the truth of God. So where do we go from here? Do we simply throw in the towel and give up on our nation? Or do we fight and take back this country for God? Is it even possible?