WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT: GREAT MEDICINE FOR THE NEW YEAR

Posted on Dec 26, 2011 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

Trust God from the bottom of your heart;  don’t try to figure out everything on your own. Listen for God’s voice in everything you do, everywhere you go; He’s the one who will keep you on track. Don’t assume that you know it all. Run to God! Run from evil! Your body will glow with health, your very bones will vibrate with life! Honor God with everything you own; give Him the first and the best.  Your barns will burst,...

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WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT: REFLECTING OVER THIS PAST YEAR

Posted on Dec 26, 2011 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

Bless the LORD, O my soul,  And all that is within me, bless His holy name. Bless the LORD, O my soul, And forget none of His benefits; Who pardons all your iniquities, Whoheals all your diseases;  Who redeems your life from the pit, Who crowns you with lovingkindness and compassion; Who satisfies your years with good things, So that your youth is renewed like the eagle.  (NASB) Psalms 103:1-5 As we reflect over this past year, we have so much...

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WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT: RAISE YOUR ANTENNA

Posted on Dec 19, 2011 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

 “So, chosen by God for this new life of love, dress in the wardrobe God picked out for you: compassion, kindness, humility, quiet strength, discipline. Be even-tempered, content with second place, quick to forgive an offense. Forgive as quickly and completely as the Master forgave you. And regardless of what else you put on, wear love. It’s your basic, all-purpose garment. Never be without it.”  (The Message Bible) Colossians 3:12-1   It...

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WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT: LOOK UP

Posted on Dec 12, 2011 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“That is why we never give up. Though our bodies are dying, our spirits are being renewed every day.” (NLT) II Corinthians 4:16 Discouragement can be one of the biggest challenges you face in life, but when you are discouraged because of difficulties in your life, you need to rest assured that this too will pass. God allows you to go through challenges and situations in your life to help you to grow but there are also times of refreshment and...

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WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT: CONQUERING SELFISHNESS

Posted on Dec 5, 2011 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“If you’ve gotten anything at all out of following Christ, if His love has made any difference in your life, if being in a community of the Spirit means anything to you, if you have a heart, if you care— then do me a favor: agree with each other, love each other, be deep-spirited friends. Don’t push your way to the front; don’t sweet-talk your way to the top. Put yourself aside, and help others get ahead. Don’t be...

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