The Sacrifices of God
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The Sacrifices of God

The old phrase, “Work smarter, not harder,” has been around since the 1930s when industrial engineer, Allen F. Morgenstern, came up with a work simplification model to help increase production with less effort. In business and life, many of us strive to be more efficient every day as we seek ways to get better results...

Expectation vs. Reality
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Expectation vs. Reality

How many times have your expectations failed you? Has anyone in your life failed to meet your expectation of them? When you think back to certain events in your past, did they happen exactly how you thought they would? There are times when our expectations give us false hope. On the flip side, you may...

The Love of God
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The Love of God

I believe one of the most blissful, relaxing places on this great earth is the beach. The sand under your toes, the crashing waves, the gentle breeze, along with the salty air brings a peaceful calm like nothing else can. Without fail, every time I sit at the beach and look out at the ocean...

Choosing Your Most Important Task
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Choosing Your Most Important Task

Imagine the impact one could make for Jesus by prayerfully planning our day! Books and blogs give us access to excellent time management tips, but without the leading of the Holy Spirit, we will prioritize what is good at the risk of missing what is best. Join me in polishing one gold nugget from a...

A Promise Kept – Grace Given
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A Promise Kept – Grace Given

Mephibosheth was only five years old when his father (Jonathan) and grandfather (Saul) were both killed in a battle at Mount Gilboa. Hearing the news and fearing for the boy’s life, Mephibosheth’s nurse quickly took him up and fled in panic. In her haste she dropped the child, causing him to be crippled for the...

Reflect the Light
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Reflect the Light

The largest and brightest object in the night sky is the moon. Unlike a star, which produces its own light, the moon gets its light from the sun. The moon simply reflects the sun’s light, thereby illuminating the earth making it appear bright in the sky. The light of the moon also causes a gravitational...

Lovingkindness > Life
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Lovingkindness > Life

Think about your best day ever. Maybe it was your wedding day or the day of your child’s birth. It could have been a championship win or a huge promotion. Maybe it was when you bought your first car or when you signed that last dotted line for your first home. In any case, think...

To Whom Much is Forgiven
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To Whom Much is Forgiven

As a 22-year-old, Brady Singer signed with the Kansas City Royals as a pitcher, and he surprised his parents when he sent them a letter for Christmas, thanking them for all of the time that they had spent taking him to games, buying him food, and raising him to pursue his dream of baseball. At...

Walking & Talking with Jesus
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Walking & Talking with Jesus

The multitude of Jews who had gathered in Jerusalem to celebrate the Passover slowly began to make their way home. The events of the past week left many of them bewildered and disappointed. Their hope of a king and an independent nation died when Jesus Christ breathed his final breath at Calvary. Surely He was...

The Door
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The Door

John 10:8-9 All that ever came before me are thieves and robbers: but the sheep did not hear them. 9. I am the door: by me if any man enter in, he shall be saved, and shall go in and out, and find pasture. You and I use doors dozens, if not hundreds of times...