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Make the fruit of the Spirit—joy—flourish in our lives

Father, it is a great comfort to us that you and your Son are never glib and never gloomy. We delight in the truth that you can be infinitely happy without being callous to our pain. 218 more words


connected, yet apart

That there are no random acts. That we are all connected.
That you can no more separate one life from another
than you can separate a breeze from the wind.” … 615 more words


Perspective matters

If you want to experience breakthrough, practice having a grateful heart, looking for the good in every situation and watch your life transform.

Today I give thanks… 303 more words

Thought For Today


On Sunday, August 31, First Lutheran Church in Lorain, Ohio, worshipped outdoors. The backdrop of this worship setting was their historic, now charred building across the street which, three days earlier, had been destroyed by fire. 623 more words


What is Your Weight?

Let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which so easily ensnares us. Hebrews 12:1 New King James Version

I believe what is being referred to here is mental. 178 more words


Job himself recovers by his praying for them

In this passage near the end of the book, Job appears preeminently as an effective petitioner on behalf of his friends. These men are restored to God’s favor by Job’s praying for them, and Job himself recovers by his praying for them.

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Beauty & Priests

A Prayer That Actually Works

There’s the saying common in Christian circles: “The family that prays together stays together.” There might be some truth to that, because my family is as fragmented as they come. 1,707 more words