• When Love Hurts
    December 12, 2018-How Christmas Brings Healing

    Today’s Truth Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy he has given us new birth into a living hope through … Jesus Christ. (1 Peter 1:3) Friend to...

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    December 11, 2018-An Integrated Life

    Today’s Truth The integrity of the upright guides them, but the unfaithful are destroyed by their duplicity (Proverbs 11:3, NIV). Friend to Friend Flying home from a speaking event, I was thumbing through a magazine someone left...

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    December 10, 2018-Are You Playing This Game?

    Today’s Truth Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time.  (1 Peter 5:6) Friend to Friend In my spare time I help coach our high school volleyball team. Let...

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    December 7, 2018-The Deep Relief That Comes From Seeking Him First

    Today’s Truth But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well (Matthew 6:33, NIV). Friend to Friend Two weeks ago, I accidentally stepped on a wooden toothpick...

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    December 6, 2018-Green with Envy

    Today’s Truth A heart at peace gives life to the body, but envy rots the bones (Proverbs 14:30, NIV). Friend to Friend We all know what it is like to be green with envy. We all struggle...

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    December 5, 2018-Don’t Stop Too Soon

    Today’s Truth “So do not throw away your confidence; it will be richly rewarded. You need to persevere so that when you have done the will of God, you will receive what he has promised” (Hebrews 10:35-36...

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    December 4, 2018-Showing Up Ready

    Today’s Truth  Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. And let us run with perseverance the race marked...

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    December 3, 2018-Have You Learned This Lesson Yet?

    Today’s Truth My dear brothers, take note of this:  Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry, for man’s anger does not bring about the righteous life that God desires. (James...

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    November 30, 2018-Pruning – Part of God’s Plan

    Today’s Truth He cuts off every branch in me that bears no fruit, while every branch that does bear fruit he prunes so that it will be even more fruitful (John 15:2, NIV). Friend to Friend I...

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    November 29, 2018-The Secret to Having a Deeply Rooted Faith

    Today’s Truth Therefore, as you received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in him, rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding in thanksgiving. (Colossians 2:6-7, ESV) Friend...

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    November 28, 2018-When You Feel Discouraged


    Today’s Truth So do not throw away your confidence; it will be richly rewarded (Hebrews 10:35 NIV). Friend to Friend Have you ever gone through a period of discouragement? Perhaps you’re in one right now. Believe me,...

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    November 27, 2018-Patience – Trust Waiting

    Today’s Truth The Lord’s servants must not quarrel but must be kind to everyone. They must be patient with difficult people (2 Timothy 2:24, NLT). Friend to Friend All relationships require patience. But the more difficult the relationship,...

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