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It’s Tough Right Now

"He changes the wilderness into a pool of water and a dry land into springs of water; and there he makes the hungry to dwell, so that they may establish an inhabited city and sow fields and plant vineyards, and gather a fruit for harvest. Also he blesses them and they...

Overcoming Discouragement

“So we’re not giving up. How could we! Even though on the outside it often looks like things are falling apart on us, on the inside, where God is making new life, not a day goes by without his unfolding grace.” 2 Corinthians 4:16 (Message Bible) Discouragement can be...

But God

“Lord, how many are my foes! How many rise up against me! Many are saying of me, ‘God will not deliver him.’ But you, Lord, are a shield around me, my glory, the One who lifts my head high.” Psalm 3:1-3 (NIV) Here David is faced with a very difficult situation. He was...

Don’t Worry – Be Happy

“Can all your worries add a single moment to your life? And if worry can’t accomplish a little thing like that, what’s the use of worrying over bigger things? “Look at the lilies and how they grow. They don’t work or make their clothing, yet Solomon in all his glory...

Life Is More Than a Hammock

“On that day, when evening came, He said to them, ‘Let’s go over to the other side.’” Mark 4:35 (NASB) “For I am confident of this very thing, that He who began a good work in you will perfect it until the day of Christ Jesus.” Philippians 1:6 (NASB) God is at work in...

You Are Special

"Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord, the people He has chosen for His own inheritance. The Lord looks from heaven; He sees all the sons of mankind; from His dwelling place He looks out on all the inhabitants of the earth, He who fashions the hearts of them...

R&R for the Soul

“Rest in God alone, my soul, for my hope comes from Him. He alone is my rock and my salvation, my stronghold; I will not be shaken.” Psalm 62:5-6 (HCSB) It's summer and with that comes warmer weather, barbecues, sports with the kids or grandkids, and a much-needed...