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Connection Without Commitment

By Susan Niswonger / a couple of years ago

Fox News had a report on spirituality in America.  People are hungry for a connection with God and anywhere there is a hunger, someone is waiting to feed it; for a dollar or two.  A web site called E-prayer has been created, where for 7 cents a day and you can pick a prayer that […]

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Trials Have a Purpose in the Will of God

By Phyllis Corbin / a couple of years ago

James 1:1-4 (KJV) 1 James, a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, to the twelve tribes which are scattered abroad, greeting. 2 My brethren, count it all joy when ye fall into divers temptations; 3 Knowing this, that the trying of your faith worketh patience. 4 But let patience have her perfect […]

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The Zone

By David Green / a couple of years ago

The Zone There is a place that a runner can get to when he runs. Some have called it the ‘runner’s high’. Others call it ‘the zone’. It is a place where everything seems to mesh together. In this place everything is right and nothing is wrong. The body and the mind meet and become […]

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God Is Not Impressed!!!

By Susan Niswonger / a couple of years ago

Do you ever find yourself trying to impress God?  If I get that promotion, buy my dream home or drive the right automobile, surely God will see how important I am!  OK, I know material things don’t impress God, but if my congregation reaches 500 or I get to sing at the Ladies Conference; after […]

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To Everything There Is….

By Sheri Boulet / a couple of years ago

To Everything There Is…   Ecclesiastes 3:1-8 To Every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven: A time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up that which is planted; A time to kill, and a time to […]

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No Where To Run

By Sheri Boulet / a couple of years ago

I have found, in my walk with God that my deepest wounds come from those that I am the closest to. More often than not, it is not an enemy that puts me on my face before God, but it is a friend. And though I long for days of peaceful grazing in His presence, […]

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But I Don’t Want To Be Different!

By Susan Niswonger / a couple of years ago

1 Samuel 8 relates a time in Israel’s history when they had wandered from God’s plan for their life and decided they just didn’t want to be different anymore.  Verse 4 begins, “Then all the elders of Israel gathered themselves together, and came to Samuel unto Ramah, 5And said unto him, Behold, thou art old, and […]

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God, Could You Speed Up The Perfecting?

By Susan Niswonger / a couple of years ago

Once I learned how to read there was no stopping me.  The library was only a couple of blocks from our house and in the summer, my brother and I would walk to it almost every day.  I would check out a pile of books in the morning and bring them back that afternoon.  This […]

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Use Your Time For God’s Glory

By James Thornton / a couple of years ago

A Study Of The Ten Commandments   Rule # 4 Use Your Time To God’s Glory: “Remember the Sabbath Day to keep it Holy”  Exodus 20: 8 “Remember the sabbath day, to keep it holy.  9 Six days shalt thou labour, and do all thy work:  10 But the seventh day is the sabbath of […]

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What’s Good About The Church?

By Susan Niswonger / a couple of years ago

Recently, Steve was talking with a man who wanted to change his life.  He confessed that his attempt to change on his own wasn’t working; he could be good for a short time and then his desires would overwhelm his efforts.  Steve, of course, began to tell him that being filled with the Holy Spirit […]

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