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Drinking from the Well of God
Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Drinking from the Well of God

October 12, 2017 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Struggling to part with sinful habits? Explore the wisdom of Psalm 1 to name the sinfulness that draws us and opt instead to drink deep from God's word.

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Finding Time for Spiritual Growth
Rev. Deb Koster

Finding Time for Spiritual Growth

November 28, 2016 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you struggle to find time to spend alone with God? Consider these ways that you can invest in a relationship with God to guide you to grow spiritually.

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The Spirit's Fire for Your Family
Kim Sullivan

The Spirit's Fire for Your Family

October 12, 2015 • Kim Sullivan

Fire has characteristics which benefit our faith. Discover how the imagery of fire can transform how we live as people who are fueled by the Holy Spirit.

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How to Bring Everyday Romance into Your Relationship
Rev. Deb Koster

How to Bring Everyday Romance into Your Relationship

October 5, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster

Romance is fueled by everyday acts of investing in one another's lives. Discover ways to build romance into your relationship by cultivating intimacy.

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Uprooting Sinfulness: Seven Deadly Sins
Rev. Deb Koster

Uprooting Sinfulness: Seven Deadly Sins

August 24, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster

The seven deadline sins are destructive inclinations of our hearts. Learn how you can uproot these sinful habits from your life and cultivate holiness.

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Why Our Words Matter
Rev. Deb Koster

Why Our Words Matter

June 8, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster

Our words have an impact on others. Explore Biblical wisdom on why our choice of words matters and consider what your words convey to the lives of others.

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The Benefits of Praying Together
Rev. Steven Koster

The Benefits of Praying Together

May 30, 2015 • Rev. Steven Koster

Praying with someone else can often feel uncomfortable. Discover the blessing of praying together and develop spiritual intimacy in your relationship.

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From Hosanna to Crucify Him
Kim Sullivan

From Hosanna to Crucify Him

March 30, 2015 • Kim Sullivan

Are you praising Jesus' name when he blesses you? What about when he's not? Many people will reject Jesus when he's not doing good things for them.

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Learning to Listen
Janet Irvine PsyD

Learning to Listen

March 23, 2015 • Janet Irvine PsyD

Listening is something difficult to do, and not very often seen in today's world. Listening is extremely important in relationships.Learn to listen well.

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Why should I forgive?
Rev. Deb Koster

Why should I forgive?

February 23, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster

It is hard to forgive someone who has wronged us. Discover what scripture says about freeing yourself from anger and finding joy and peace in forgiveness.

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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?
Jason Ruis

Who Can Tame the Tongue?

June 1, 2015 • 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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