An Attitude of More Than Enough

Posted on Jun 27, 2016 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“There is a lad here who has five barley loaves and two fish, but what are these for so many people?” Jesus said, “Have the people sit down.” Now there was much grass in the place. So the men sat down, in number about five thousand. Jesus then took the loaves, and having given thanks, He distributed to those who were seated; likewise also of the fish as much as they wanted.” John 6:9-11 NASB Jesus looks at the Crowd and sees their need. No way...

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Run After Excellence

Posted on Jun 20, 2016 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“Do you see a man who excels in his work?  He will stand before Kings, Will stand before Kings. He will not stand before unknown men.”   Proverbs 22:29 (NASB) It was Colin Powell who said, “If you are going to achieve excellence in big things, you develop the habit in little matters.  Excellence is not an exception, it is a prevailing attitude.”   This is really about perspective.  So often we have our focus totally on the big picture and we...

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HAPPY FATHER’S DAY

Posted on Jun 15, 2016 in NON-PROFIT STORIES | 0 comments

I hope this story lifts your spirits on how you are helping Olive Crest’s kids have great Father’s like you. When two-year-old Evan arrived at his Olive Crest home, he had bruises all over his body. They were a result of being struck by his biological father, who believed that “a child should be afraid of his father.” After hitting the child, his father made him stand alone for hours. Today, Evan has a loving relationship with his foster...

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One Day

Posted on Jun 13, 2016 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“So do not worry about tomorrow; for tomorrow will care for itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own” Matthew 6:34 NASB This can be a tough call especially if you have been hurt a lot in relationships. Jesus says, “Trust Me one day at a time.” I know it’s not always easy – so many things distract you from His presence, like worry, fear and discouragement. This is really about choice – you can either choose to...

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LRF FOUNDER GIVES MORE THAN HE CAN AFFORD

Posted on Jun 8, 2016 in LIBERTY ROAD FOUNDATION, Liberty Road Foundation Founder, VOLUNTEER STORIES | 0 comments

A Liberty Road Foundation “Founder” is an individual or business that has committed to making a monthly donation to LRF.  One such Founder recently sent the email below:   Hi Karilyn, Just wanted to follow up and tell you that God has blessed me with some new business today.  Who knows?  It could be because I gave more than I was comfortable giving yesterday. I’ve been contacted by a property management company, which is right...

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