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Doing Weight God’s Way
Katie DeYoung MA LCPC LMHC

Doing Weight God’s Way

May 1, 2019 • Katie DeYoung MA LCPC LMHC

Do you struggle with weight loss? Seek a God honoring mindset that properly directs our hope, surrenders our results to God, and seeks him in the process.

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Is Bitterness Making You Sick?
Debra Crockett, MSW, LSW

Is Bitterness Making You Sick?

April 28, 2019 • Debra Crockett, MSW, LSW

Do you struggle with bitterness in your life? Consider the roots and challenges associated with bitterness and learn how to find healing for your heart.

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Finding Your Identity
Rev. Deb Koster

Finding Your Identity

April 24, 2019 • Rev. Deb Koster

Are you searching for your identity through your family tree? Consider God as the source of true identity and discover that you are a beloved child of God.

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Dwelling with God
Kathy Krentkowski, MA, LCPC, LMHC

Dwelling with God

April 17, 2019 • Kathy Krentkowski, MA, LCPC, LMHC

Are you struggling with God and wanting to have it out with him? Address your concerns to God knowing that he dwells with us and longs to hear our hearts.

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Confronting My Fears
Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Confronting My Fears

January 27, 2019 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Do your fears get in the way of living a life of peace? Explore your fears in light of the truth of scripture to lay your concerns before God and find joy.

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Self-Esteem: Object in Mirror is NOT as it Seems
Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Self-Esteem: Object in Mirror is NOT as it Seems

January 6, 2019 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

In what do you find your sense of self-worth? Is my value, truth, and love based off of what I or others see and say, or what God declares to be true?

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Put Down Your Cellphone
Rev. Deb Koster

Put Down Your Cellphone

December 19, 2018 • Rev. Deb Koster

Cellphones can distract us from engaging well with one another. Set aside your cellphone this Christmas to be fully present with those around you.

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Spiritual Intimacy: Immanuel Today
Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Spiritual Intimacy: Immanuel Today

December 16, 2018 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Is the holiday rush distracting you from the gospel message? Consider the miracle of God's presence in us and discover the blessing of spiritual intimacy.

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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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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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