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Our Pains, God’s Miracles

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Written by Thomas Manning Have you ever given birth? If you’re a guy, I sure hope your answer is no! But for any of us who are parents, we’ve all experienced…

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How my dog taught me about God

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Written by Bethany Jarmul Buddy is a small, black dog with beady eyes and two insatiable desires- cuddling and chewing on shoes, toys, and even fingers. He weighs about 10…

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If Jesus was on Facebook

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Written by Bill MillerOne of my favorite things to do when I read the Bible, is to try and place myself in the moment. I imagine staring out over the…

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Silence

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Written by Gilbert Ackerman Silence is golden.I’m sure all the moms of young children said ‘amen’ in their heads as they read that sentence.Silence is peaceful. Silence is recharging. Silence is…

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Regret

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Written by Maria Michalowski Regret:  A feeling often accompanied by sadness, shame, and guilt; regret is when you wish you had done things differently in your past.Who doesn’t have regrets?  Who…

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If you can’t beat them, join them!

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Written by Joe Schafer Turn off that device and go outside and play! This is the sound that you can hear coming from many of the houses with small children. I…

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Who are you at war with?

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Written by John HoltWorld magazine reported the story of a man named Timothy who is fighting a war with his cable company.  He is suing the company, claiming they have…

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What Inspires You?

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Written by Julie Mikus Several months ago I received a night-time phone call from a close friend. It was one of those phone calls when you answer you just know something…

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Serving with Your Kids

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Written by Chris GriffinI really love what God does through our church family in our Kingdom Builders projects each year. I’m sure you expect me to write something like that,…

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Strength in Numbers

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Written by Anna Aiken Summer is one of my favorite seasons because my long awaited date with the beach will soon become a reality. I love the sounds of the crashing…

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Living on Mission

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Written by Sarah Graefe I’m an adventurous eater. I have eaten some wild stuff - from sautéed crickets to roasted guinea pig – and enjoyed them! However, (I’m sure you’ll be…

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What Happens in a Moment

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Written by Dave Leake As the high school youth pastor at Allison Park Church, late June, for me, is one of the most exciting and stressful times of the year!…

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The African Capital City Tour!

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Written by Samuel Strandberg A few years ago, in a rainy Tanzanian festival out on the African country side, the Holy Spirit spoke to Johannes Amritzer and SOS Adventures. “Go to the…

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Navigating Change

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Written by Melissa MillerWhen I was little, I can remember my mom saying, “The first week of summer vacation is always the hardest for both moms and kids!”  So many…

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Will this Define You or Deepen You?

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Written by Anna AikenEach one of us has faced a situation that will bring us to our knees, break our hearts, make us feel alone, and utterly helpless. We feel this…

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