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How has He used your strengths to draw you to your calling? And, how has God used your weaknesses to show you what needs to be redeemed in your life?

Embracing Our Calling

Embracing Our Calling

The Kingdom of God has come in person through the obedience of Jesus as He offered Himself as the perfect priest, prophet, and king. In turn, He entrusts and empowers us to live out a kingdom on earth as it exists and operates in Heaven. And I confer on you a kingdom, He said, just

For some of us, it might take more than a quiet nudge to get us to put down our tech. It might take a spiritual crowbar! But, what might we gain?

Turn Off the Tech

Am I now seeking the approval of man, or of God? Or am I trying to please man? If I were still trying to please man, I would not be a servant of Christ. — Galatians 1:10 ESV I started using Instagram on May 7, 2011, to be exact. Though many of my friends were

Shout to the Lord!

Shout to the Lord

1993 The Bible contains promises for every problem and a word of assurance for every need. When faced with anger or anxiety, we can always find a word from God to nudge us onward and upward — if only we’ll open His Book. That’s what Darlene Zschech did one dark day in 1993. Darlene was

The Day of Atonement (Yom Kippur)

Editors Note: Amazing prophecies of God’s plans for the world can be found embedded in the customs of the feasts of Israel. The intricate detail of the prophecies illustrated in the observances of these feasts provide insight into God’s plan for the ages. On the evening of September 15th Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement begins

Yom Kippur Part 2: The Observances of the Day of Atonement

Editors Note: We hope you enjoyed yesterday’s devotion from Unlocking the Secrets of the Feasts. If you didn’t get a chance to read Part 1, here it is. Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement is October 8-9. For Jews, it is a day of repentance to God often observed by 25 hours of fasting, going to synagogue

What do you think? Do you believe that “all dogs go to Heaven” or do you think not? We would love to hear from you! No matter what, Heaven is going to be awesome

The Case for Heaven: Will There Be Pets in Heaven?

A Question about Eternal Life with God In a day when speculation about Heaven runs rampant, I’ve found it both exciting and refreshing to carefully examine what Scripture says. ~ Randy Alcorn, “5 Curious Questions About Heaven” When the topic is Heaven, questions proliferate. The image of a new Heaven and a new earth stimulates

Colossians 1:15 (Phillips)

Blessing Your Grandkids

Before we launch into some creative and meaningful ideas for grandparents, let me (John) share with you something I remember vividly about my grandfather. We called it the Great Parakeet Fiasco, and it became a legend in our home. I was in second grade. Our parakeet had escaped from its cage while we were at

Proverbs 17:6

God’s Words of Life on Grandchildren

From everlasting to everlasting the Lord’s love is with those who fear Him, and His righteousness with their children’s children — with those who keep His covenant and remember to obey His precepts. — Psalm 103:17-18 May the Lord bless you from Zion; may you see the prosperity of Jerusalem all the days of your

Praying for a Job | Praying the Scriptures for Your Adult Children

Praying for a Job

Praying for a Job I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will counsel you with My loving eye on you. — Psalm 32:8 I can’t tell you how many parents, when they heard I was working on this book, let me know they had a story to share. I

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