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Becoming Part of a New Church Family
Kim Sullivan

Becoming Part of a New Church Family

January 15, 2020 • Kim Sullivan

Are you struggling with how to connect in a new church? Discover the importance of taking initiative and investing in ministry to build your community.

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Who is Directing Your Life?
Kathy Krentkowski, MA, LCPC, LMHC

Who is Directing Your Life?

January 12, 2020 • Kathy Krentkowski, MA, LCPC, LMHC

Are you frustrated with things not going as you would like them to go? Take an assessment of who you have directing your story and choose to let God lead.

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Why Am I Angry?
Kathy Krentkowski, MA, LCPC, LMHC

Why Am I Angry?

January 5, 2020 • Kathy Krentkowski, MA, LCPC, LMHC

Do you ever wonder what it is that makes you angry? Consider the emotions below the surface that spark anger inside you to manage them constructively.

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Establish Family Habits of Reading God's Word
Kim Sullivan

Establish Family Habits of Reading God's Word

January 1, 2020 • Kim Sullivan

Are you wondering if you have time to create a habit of reading the Bible with your family? Consider all the benefits of reading God's word together.

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Finding a Focus for the New Year
Kim Sullivan

Finding a Focus for the New Year

December 29, 2019 • Kim Sullivan

How will you keep your focus on God in the New Year? Consider choosing a word to guide your thoughts and actions toward God and his will for your life.

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Faith Lessons from Joseph
Kim Sullivan

Faith Lessons from Joseph

December 22, 2019 • Kim Sullivan

What faith lessons can we learn from Jesus' father Joseph? Joseph listened for God and followed his leading, showing grace even when things were unclear.

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Three Lessons from the Wisemen
Kim Sullivan

Three Lessons from the Wisemen

December 15, 2019 • Kim Sullivan

What wisdom can we glean from the wisemen of old who followed a star? Consider how they sought Jesus to worship him as king and serve him with their gifts.

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Faith Lessons from Anna
Kim Sullivan

Faith Lessons from Anna

December 11, 2019 • Kim Sullivan

What faith lessons can we learn from the prophet Anna? Don't let your age or status deter you from following God's priorities and sharing the good news.

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Faith Lessons from Simeon
Kim Sullivan

Faith Lessons from Simeon

December 8, 2019 • Kim Sullivan

What faith lessons can we learn from the life of Simeon? Look how the Holy Spirit dwelt in him, guiding him as he waited for fulfillment of God's promises.

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Faith Lessons from Shepherds
Kim Sullivan

Faith Lessons from Shepherds

December 1, 2019 • Kim Sullivan

What can we learn from the shepherds in the Christmas story? Our God appeared first to everyday people and invited them to share the good news with others.

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Devotions

Rule the Words of My Mouth
Rev. Deb Koster

Rule the Words of My Mouth

August 13, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you ever say words you regret? Consider what scripture says about our speech and learn to use words with care so that God is glorified in our speech.

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Who Can Tame the Tongue?
Rev. Jason Ruis

Who Can Tame the Tongue?

June 1, 2015 • Rev. Jason Ruis

Do you struggle with holding your tongue? Discover Biblical wisdom to give God control of your speech and find the blessing of God's power in your life.

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Waiting on God: Cultivating the Fruit of Patience
Rev. Deb Koster

Waiting on God: Cultivating the Fruit of Patience

May 11, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you struggle with being patient? Discover Biblical wisdom for cultivating patience in your life and find the blessings that come through waiting on God.

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Putting Aside Idolatry
Rev. Deb Koster

Putting Aside Idolatry

April 27, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you struggle with sinfulness in your life? Discover wisdom from the Bible for dealing with the sinful habits in your life to find repentance and hope.

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A Biblical Approach to Dealing with Selfishness
Rev. Deb Koster

A Biblical Approach to Dealing with Selfishness

April 20, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you struggle with dealing with selfish behavior? Discover the example God gives us in the book of Jonah for dealing with selfish attitudes and behavior.

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How Can We Live the Fruit of the Spirit in Our Families?
Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

How Can We Live the Fruit of the Spirit in Our Families?

February 9, 2015 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Tired of hearing negative interactions? Consider some Biblical wisdom from the book of Galatians for letting the fruit of the Spirit overflow to others.

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Fret Not: Getting Rid of Worry
Rev. Deb Koster

Fret Not: Getting Rid of Worry

February 5, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster

Are feeling overwhelmed by the worries of life? Consider this Biblical guidance for turning your fears into prayers so God can carry your burden for you.

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Choose Thankfulness
Rev. Deb Koster

Choose Thankfulness

June 11, 2014 • Rev. Deb Koster

Each day we choose to focus on our circumstances or on the God who has power over our circumstances. Discover wisdom from scripture to guide your thoughts.

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Paul's Spiritual Guidance for Relationships
Rev. Deb Koster

Paul's Spiritual Guidance for Relationships

March 27, 2014 • Rev. Deb Koster

Looking for Biblical guidance for living in relationships? Paul's parting greeting to the Corinthian church provides a good summary for living together.

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