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Students ARE the Church

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“Students are the future of your church.” Those words stared at me from the pile of mail in my mailbox, most of which typically gets recycled without a second thought. This statement grabbed me, though. I could not simply look past it. The message it delivered read not to neglect our students because soon they will be leading our churches. The intended sentiment, I am sure, was innocent, and I do pray that our students are the future of the Church. I pray that they help make...

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Posted by Jason Simon

A Life of Joy

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“Now that I am staying in an assisted living home, I am able to use my humor and caring spirit daily to brighten the day for staff and some of the residents whose families have forgotten them.” – Joy Craig “Growing up in a West Texas home with loving Christian parents, I have relied on God to see me through numerous illnesses, surgeries and other challenging times. I remember standing in our kitchen at the age of 10 years old when I felt the Holy Spirit come upon...

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Posted by Nancy Cotten with 2 Comments

Taking the Longer Route

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In the busy-ness of our lives, we often find ourselves looking for the most efficient way to complete tasks and errands. Sometimes we value economy of time so much that we miss out on the sweetness in life found from moving more slowly and with greater awareness. In Ezekiel 46:9 we see the instruction that "When the people of the land come before the Lord at the appointed festivals, whoever enters by the north gate to worship is to go out the south gate; and whoever enters by the south gate...

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Posted by Kathy Raines

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