The Road To Significance

Posted on Jan 14, 2019 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

Jesus came to planet earth to serve and give. Ken Blanchard, in his book, “The Generosity Factor,”asks 3 questions: 1. Does every child in America and around the world go to bed with a full stomach and a loving hug from someone who cares? 2. Is all the research being done to cure devastating diseases? 3. Do the homeless have a warm place to rest their heads at night? He further says, “Pat answers have never solved the problem. What it does take...

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Tired of the Same Old…

Posted on Jan 7, 2019 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“There is a way which seems right to a man, but its end is the way of death.” Proverbs 14:12 NASB Could this be you? “I’ve set some goals for the year but, if it’s like past years, that all fades in a few weeks. I take four steps forward but then I fall back six steps. It’s just a struggle and I’m so tired of not being victorious.” The problem is that we hear all about things in the world system that are supposed to be good for us and they seem...

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Don’t Let Your Past Haunt You: It’s a new year, it’s a new start. Make the right choice.

Posted on Dec 31, 2018 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“Do not call to mind the former things, or ponder things of the past. Behold, I will do something new, now it will spring forth; will you not be aware of it? I will even make a roadway in the wilderness, rivers in the desert.” Isaiah 43:18-19 NASB The key word is ponder, which keeps fouling us up. It means to keep talking about, keep dwelling on, in this case, your past such as hurts by a former spouse, a former boss or employee, or a parent...

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Stress Free for the Christmas Season

Posted on Dec 23, 2018 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“Be anxious for nothing, but in everything prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all comprehension, will guard your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus. Finally, brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is of good repute, if there is any excellence and if anything worthy of praise, dwell on...

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Hope In the Midst of Pain and Loss

Posted on Dec 17, 2018 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“’For I know the plans that I have for you,’ declares the Lord, ‘plans for welfare and not for calamity to give you a future and a hope.’” Jeremiah 29:11 NASB “We are afflicted in every way, but not crushed; perplexed, but not despairing; persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed.” 2 Corinthians 4:8-9 NASB “Struck down, but not destroyed”in the Phillips translation reads, “We may be knocked down but we are never...

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Counter-Acting Discouragement

Posted on Dec 10, 2018 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.” II Corinthians 4:16 (NLT) 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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