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Gracious Words
Gracious Words

“Set a guard over my mouth, O LORD; keep watch over the door of my lips.” ( Psalm 141:3) I was in a hurry to go to work but when I used the remote control on the garage door, it wouldn’t budge. “I can’t believe the door is already broken,” I muttered. “We had it […]

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Gracious Hospitality
Gracious Hospitality

Do you welcome visitors into your home? Many issues hinder us from entertaining. You might think your house is too messy or too small. Perhaps you don’t cook very well or couldn’t compete with the birthday party that your neighbor threw for her daughter. Maybe you are just too busy. 1 Peter 4:9 says, “Offer […]

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Gracious Gifts
Gracious Gifts

“We have different gifts, according to the grace given to each of us. If your gift is prophesying, then prophesy in accordance with your faith; if it is serving, then serve; if it is teaching, then teach; if it is to encourage, then give encouragement; if it is giving, then give generously; if it is to lead, do it […]

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Slow To Anger
Slow To Anger

Get to know God better with today’s lesson on His character.   “The LORD, the LORD, the compassionate and gracious God, slow to anger, abounding in love and faithfulness…” (Exodus 34:6) In Exodus 34:6 we see the words that God used when describing Himself to Moses. Compassionate, gracious, slow to anger, abounding in love and […]

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Miscommunication
Miscommunication

“Do not judge you will not be judged.” (Luke 6:37) Sometimes I am amazed at how easily the things we say can be misconstrued.? Several years ago I had two dental implants put into my lower jaw.? As you know, people come and go out of a person’s life and Nancy, my new co-worker, hadn’t […]

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Words
Words

Think of 19 Ways to encourage someone today . “Gracious words are a honeycomb, sweet to the soul and healing to the bones” (Proverbs 16:24). I grew up in an alcoholic home where both my parents drank and were verbally and physically abusive.  There were not a lot words that brought life or encouragement.  Maybe […]

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The Think-It-Over Chair
The Think-It-Over Chair

Why is confession important?  “If we walk in the light, as He is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus, His Son, purifies us from all sin… If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all […]

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Who Do People See?
Who Do People See?

by Marilyn Ehle **Taking a look at our personalities, lifestyles and habits: http://thelife.com/study/secrets.html?section=secrets “The Lord is compassionate and gracious, slow to anger, abounding in love” (Psalm 103:8). God’s goal for his children – those in whom He lives because they have invited Him in – is to be increasingly transformed. We are to eagerly submit […]

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Shining Faces
Shining Faces

“May God be gracious to us and bless us and make his face to shine upon us.” Psalm 67:1  I remember one of my mother’s favorite sayings: “How I love to see your shining face.” When faces shine they are elated, full of joy, love and anticipation. “Tiny tots with their eyes all aglow” are the words in […]

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Even Now
Even Now

Do you worry about your place with God? Contact an online mentor today to talk about it. [display_podcast] Some people run from God their whole lives. They may have been brought up in the church and know the truth, but have persistently refused to acknowledge that they need a Savior. Selfishly they live for pleasure, […]

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