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How to Trust God in the Storms of Life
How to Trust God in the Storms of Life

In times of disappointment, heartache, sickness, or discontent, God sometimes feels very far away. How could He have let this awful thing happen to us? Why isn’t He doing something, right now, to stop it or fix it? He could have prevented it and He didn’t. And so, we angrily cry out, “Lord, don’t you care?” […]

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The Worry-Free God
The Worry-Free God

“Therefore, I tell you, do not worry about your life….” Matthew 6:25a Worry and anxiety constantly plague us. We worry about completing our to-do lists, what our bosses or co-workers think of us, or having enough money to make it through the month. It sometimes gets to the point where we don’t feel right if […]

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Trusting God Takes Practice
Trusting God Takes Practice

Share this Devo on Facebook and Twitter: Do you believe that God is going to show up? Trust takes practice. http://thelife.com/DailyDevotions/trusting-god-takes-practice #LifeDevo “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.” Proverbs 3:5-6 Recently my pastor was […]

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God, This is Way Out of My League
God, This is Way Out of My League

Scripture Reading: Luke 7:1-10 Take Today’s Next Step: Join a community of people learning to trust God for the impossible. Following Jesus doesn’t mean you have to become a mushy man who sings “Jesus, I’m so in love with you.” Loving Jesus requires action; it takes guts to say ‘yes’ to Jesus anytime and anywhere […]

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God is Faithful
God is Faithful

Take today’s next step: Feeling harried? Take a deep breath and read.  “Because of the LORD’S great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail. They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.” (Lamentations 3:22 – 23) King David, who frequently found himself in deep trouble, wrote about God’s faithfulness often–sometimes from […]

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Don’t Worry, Be Happy…In God
Don’t Worry, Be Happy…In God

Take today’s next step: Take the “Don’t Google Your Worries” Challenge.  “But make up your mind not to worry beforehand…” (Luke 21:14a) There are so many things we could worry about – everything from how we’ll pay the bills to concerns for our country. We can get to the point where we feel irresponsible if […]

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Ask God
Ask God

Take today’s next step: Pray God’s promises. “Praise be to you, O LORD; teach me your decrees.” (Psalm 119:12) Reading Psalm 119 made me stop and consider the things I ask of God. I request safety for my children, success for my plans, health for my friends. These are not bad things, but the psalmists […]

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God’s Word
God’s Word

Take today’s next step: One quick way to prioritize your quiet time.  “Blessed are they whose ways are blameless, who walk according to the law of the LORD. Blessed are they who keep his statutes and seek him with all their heart.” (Psalm 119:1-2) Psalm 119, the longest psalm in the Bible, has 176 verses. […]

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Whenever God Slew Them
Whenever God Slew Them

Take today’s next step: What legacy are you leaving?  “Whenever God slew them, they would seek him; they eagerly turned to him again.” (Psalm 78:34) Psalm 78 tells the story of God’s faithfulness to the people of Israel. Written as a reminder for generations to come, it records Israel’s history. Though the people disobeyed and […]

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The Compassion of God
The Compassion of God

Take today’s next step: So many people think they cannot be forgiven. Become a mentor and you can bring them hope.  “But you are a forgiving God, gracious and compassionate, slow to anger and abounding in love. Therefore you did not desert them.” (Nehemiah 9:17b) Nehemiah returned to Jerusalem from exile and oversaw the restoration […]

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