The Sin of the Census

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1 Chronicles 21:1-4 Satan rose up against Israel and caused David to take a census of the people of Israel. 2 So David said to Joab and the commanders of the army, “Take a census of all the people of Israel—from … Continued

The Reward of Endurance

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Therefore do not throw away your confidence, which has a great reward. For you have need of endurance, so that when you have done the will of God you may receive what is promised.   -Hebrews 10:35-36   Have you … Continued

Reaching Out in Faith

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A couple of weeks ago Danny preached a message on a passage of scripture from Mark and I simply cannot stop spinning it around in my head! You might be familiar with the passage from Mark chapter 5… Jesus went … Continued

Forever Faithful

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I came across this little slip of paper about a week ago. It was pretty crazy timing. I wrote this scripture on this piece of paper at the very beginning of our first adoption process some 6 1/2 years ago. … Continued

Maybe I Can Help.

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She buried her head into my shoulder and wept until her body shook. Steady tears slid down her cheeks and landed on my arm and fell to the ground. My friend was broken and hurting. She was hurting because the … Continued

When It’s Time to Lock Shields

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Through the years, as Danny and I have had the privilege in ministry to counsel with other married couples or couples that are soon to be married, we have found a very common phenomenon. It is rare for both people … Continued

Everlasting Arms and Perfect Love

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Sometimes when we least expect it, fear sneaks up and begins to plant the “what-ifs” and “hows” into our minds. “How will I handle it if this happens?” “I don’t know what I’ll do if…” “What is going to happen … Continued

Thank You.

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Jesus, thank you. I could try to wrack my brain and search for words that bring reflection. I could try to spell out all you’ve done (that I can see) item by item, but it would be impossible. I could … Continued

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