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Savor Every Moment and Give God Thanks
Debi Mitchell, MS, LMFT

Savor Every Moment and Give God Thanks

November 25, 2018 • Debi Mitchell, MS, LMFT

Are you struggling to see past your challenges? Follow God's leading to find joy in your life by changing the focus of your thoughts to savor the moments.

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Finding a Healthy Self-Image
Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Finding a Healthy Self-Image

May 21, 2018 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Do you struggle with a negative body image? Consider the wisdom of Psalm 139 to discover your God-given identity and begin to see yourself as God does.

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Finding Hope Amid Suffering
Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Finding Hope Amid Suffering

May 7, 2018 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Are you struggling with suffering in your life? Consider the wisdom found in Psalm 71 for recognizing God's presence and finding peace and hope amid pain.

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Choosing Sabbath Rest
Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Choosing Sabbath Rest

April 23, 2018 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Does your life feel exhausting? Consider Jesus call in Matthew 11 to come with your weariness, put aside your busyness, and find rest in his presence.

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Redefining Success
Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Redefining Success

April 9, 2018 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

How should Christians measure success? Consider how God defines success and measure your motivation with the standards that God provides us in his word.

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Eradicating Envy
Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Eradicating Envy

April 2, 2018 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Is envy a struggle that you face? Consider what scripture has to say about greed and envy to gain perspective and begin seeing life in light of eternity.

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Caring for One Another
Rev. Deb Koster

Caring for One Another

March 29, 2018 • Rev. Deb Koster

Our faith was never meant to be just a private matter. Discover what the Bible says about the blessings that come from caring for one another in community.

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A Brand New Year for Families: How Will You Be Changed?
Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

A Brand New Year for Families: How Will You Be Changed?

December 30, 2017 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

What New Years resolutions do you want to make with your family? Follow these valuable steps for creating lasting change that will bless your family.

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Holiday Grace
Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Holiday Grace

November 30, 2017 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Do the holidays rob you of your joy? Consider how you can harness your frustrations and rediscover joy by clothing yourself in the fruit of the Spirit.

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Living with Self-Doubt
Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Living with Self-Doubt

November 2, 2017 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Do you find yourself caught up in self-doubt? Consider this wisdom from God's word to help you navigate your doubts and lean on God's plan for strength.

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Devotions

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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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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