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The Power of Praying for One Another
Rev. Deb Koster

The Power of Praying for One Another

June 10, 2020 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you struggle with praying for others? Prayer is a powerful way for us to bear one another’s burdens. Discover the importance of praying for one another.

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Scripture's Promises in Tough Times
Rev. Deb Koster

Scripture's Promises in Tough Times

May 24, 2020 • Rev. Deb Koster

Are feeling overwhelmed by the stress in your life today? Look into scripture and claim God's faithful and encouraging promises to renew your hope and joy.

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Listening for God
Rev. Deb Koster

Listening for God

April 29, 2020 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you wonder what God has to say about your situation? Consider all of the ways that God speaks to us and consider how God might be leading your steps.

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Practices to Strengthen your Relationship With Jesus
Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra

Practices to Strengthen your Relationship With Jesus

April 8, 2020 • Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra

Are you wishing you had a stronger relationship with Jesus? Structure faith practices into your life to help you connect with God and find strength in him,

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Helping Our Children Mature
Rev. Jason Ruis

Helping Our Children Mature

March 1, 2020 • Rev. Jason Ruis

Do you wonder if your children are going to mature? Listen well and get intentional about sharing your wisdom and leading your children to discipleship.

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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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Creating Worship Practices at Home
Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra

Creating Worship Practices at Home

October 2, 2019 • Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra

Are you wondering how to guide your family into faith formation practices? Consider establishing routines to guide your family into God's word and prayer.

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A Broken and Imperfect Fellowship
Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

A Broken and Imperfect Fellowship

October 7, 2018 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

God designed us for fellowship. Discover the blessing of being vulnerable with one another as brothers and sisters in community.

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What Are You Giving Up for Lent?
Rev. Dr. Bret Lamsma

What Are You Giving Up for Lent?

February 15, 2018 • Rev. Dr. Bret Lamsma

How will your family mark the season of Lent? Look for ways that you can make alterations to your faith practice to draw into God's presence during Lent.

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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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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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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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A Bad Attitude is the True Disability
Rev. Deb Koster

A Bad Attitude is the True Disability

February 17, 2014 • Rev. Deb Koster

Are you stuck in negative thinking? Consider this Biblical wisdom to transform your thinking and help you overcome the destructive power of negativity.

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Christian Parenting at the Dinner Table
Rev. Steven Koster

Christian Parenting at the Dinner Table

February 11, 2014 • Rev. Steven Koster

Do you struggle finding time to sit together around the dinner table? Discover the blessings that come from time spent together as family with God's word.

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Making Time to Stay Connected
Rev. Deb Koster

Making Time to Stay Connected

October 18, 2013 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you feel overwhelmed with life's challenges? Find some encouragement from scripture and discover how God sees you. God takes great delight in you!

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