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Chasing After the Heart of God

Chasing After the Heart of God

We are not the person we see in the mirror. A mirror only reflects what is on the outside. We are not the person our self-talk says we are. Our minds interpret events that do not reflect who we really are. We are not who others say we are. While some may accurately describe a

Integrity: What’s the Price?

If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything. – Mark Twain Enemies disguise themselves with their lips, but in their hearts they harbor deceit. – Proverbs 26:24 Kyle was a small building contractor known for the high quality of his work. A sizable company awarded him the bid on a project larger

Bible verses about Joy | Bible verses about happiness

Bible Verses About Joy: 25 Scriptures on Happiness

Bible Verses about Happiness and Joy  Watch our fun, inspiring video! Since the early 1920’s believers have added their voices to a chorus, written by George Willis Cook. I’ve got the joy, joy, joy, joy, down in my heart, down in my heart, down in my heart… You may be able to finish the chorus

free of secrets

Live a Life Free of Secrets

No Hiding If you’re keeping your actions a secret, then most likely you’re doing more than just zipping your lip—you probably also have evidence you need to dispose of: a web browser history that needs to be cleared, a candy bar wrapper that needs to be thrust to the bottom of the trash can, a

Proverbs 29:25

Speak the Truth in Loving Confrontation

Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the LORD is kept safe. — Proverbs 29:25 Nathan loved David, the king of Israel. The proof of this love was in Nathan’s allegiance to the monarch and his sincere attempts to encourage the king, even to the point of affirming his ideas of

Philippians 4-8

Think on These Things

  I am ever so near you, hovering over your shoulder, reading every thought. People think that thoughts are fleeting and worthless, but yours are precious to Me. Dear Jesus, This is glorious—yet disconcerting! My thinking is not only the part of me that feels most hidden and secret; it is also the most difficult

Faith is Both a Noun and a Verb

When parents are fleshing out their faith and living out their days with joy and honesty, their children will be attracted to it. Children want something that is real; they want to follow someone who is genuine. Your example—in victories and challenges, in successes and sins, in forgiveness and accountability— can lead them toward an

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