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Overcoming grief and tragedy with hope
Jolene DeHeer

Overcoming grief and tragedy with hope

January 12, 2022 • Jolene DeHeer

Grief and tragedy can feel overwhelming at times. Prayer helps us to step outside of our circumstances to re-center ourselves in God's unfailing love.

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God Help Me Discover My Worth!
Jolene DeHeer

God Help Me Discover My Worth!

January 9, 2022 • Jolene DeHeer

At times we may feel insignificant but how can we reclaim our sense of self-worth? Learn how prayer can guide us to see ourselves through God's eyes.

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Nourishing Faith through Daily Devotions
Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Nourishing Faith through Daily Devotions

January 5, 2022 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Are you wondering how best to help your children to grow in faith? Consider how you can cultivate faith by establishing routines of connecting with God.

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Help! My Procrastination is Hurting My Relationships
Rev. Deb Koster

Help! My Procrastination is Hurting My Relationships

January 2, 2022 • Rev. Deb Koster

Is procrastination becoming an unhelpful pattern that impacts your relationships? What steps do you need to take to honor God with your use of time.

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I Know That My Redeemer Lives
Rev. Deb Koster

I Know That My Redeemer Lives

December 29, 2021 • Rev. Deb Koster

Is hope feeling illusive in your life right now? Consider the words that Job clung to that carried him through the most painful season of his life.

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Put on Love's Little Black Dress
Kim Sullivan

Put on Love's Little Black Dress

December 19, 2021 • Kim Sullivan

Have you spent time thinking about your holiday wardrobe this Christmas? Explore the importance of preparing your spiritual wardrobe this holiday season.

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Finding Joy at Christmas!
Kim Sullivan

Finding Joy at Christmas!

December 12, 2021 • Kim Sullivan

Missing your Christmas joy? Reflect on the source and meaning of joy, and how your perspective can transform your experience of joy this Advent season.

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Bring Peace to Those Around You
Dr. Robert Ritzema

Bring Peace to Those Around You

December 8, 2021 • Dr. Robert Ritzema

Looking for ways to be God's agents of peace in the world? Consider how God can use you to bring peace to the life of those who are hurting this Christmas.

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Advent Hope
Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Advent Hope

November 28, 2021 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Discover the wonder of celebrating advent and see how it can direct your family closer to God. Get back to the wonder of Christmas by celebrating advent.

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Choosing Gratitude
Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Choosing Gratitude

November 23, 2021 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Sometimes finding and giving gratitude can be a struggle. As people created to give thanks, choose to let gratitude flow from your heart.

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Devotions

Rule the Words of My Mouth
Rev. Deb Koster

Rule the Words of My Mouth

August 13, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you ever say words you regret? Consider what scripture says about our speech and learn to use words with care so that God is glorified in our speech.

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Who Can Tame the Tongue?
Rev. Jason Ruis

Who Can Tame the Tongue?

June 1, 2015 • Rev. Jason Ruis

Do you struggle with holding your tongue? Discover Biblical wisdom to give God control of your speech and find the blessing of God's power in your life.

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Waiting on God: Cultivating the Fruit of Patience
Rev. Deb Koster

Waiting on God: Cultivating the Fruit of Patience

May 11, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you struggle with being patient? Discover Biblical wisdom for cultivating patience in your life and find the blessings that come through waiting on God.

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Putting Aside Idolatry
Rev. Deb Koster

Putting Aside Idolatry

April 27, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you struggle with sinfulness in your life? Discover wisdom from the Bible for dealing with the sinful habits in your life to find repentance and hope.

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A Biblical Approach to Dealing with Selfishness
Rev. Deb Koster

A Biblical Approach to Dealing with Selfishness

April 20, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you struggle with dealing with selfish behavior? Discover the example God gives us in the book of Jonah for dealing with selfish attitudes and behavior.

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How Can We Live the Fruit of the Spirit in Our Families?
Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

How Can We Live the Fruit of the Spirit in Our Families?

February 9, 2015 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Tired of hearing negative interactions? Consider some Biblical wisdom from the book of Galatians for letting the fruit of the Spirit overflow to others.

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Fret Not: Getting Rid of Worry
Rev. Deb Koster

Fret Not: Getting Rid of Worry

February 5, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster

Are feeling overwhelmed by the worries of life? Consider this Biblical guidance for turning your fears into prayers so God can carry your burden for you.

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Choose Thankfulness
Rev. Deb Koster

Choose Thankfulness

June 11, 2014 • Rev. Deb Koster

Each day we choose to focus on our circumstances or on the God who has power over our circumstances. Discover wisdom from scripture to guide your thoughts.

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Paul's Spiritual Guidance for Relationships
Rev. Deb Koster

Paul's Spiritual Guidance for Relationships

March 27, 2014 • Rev. Deb Koster

Looking for Biblical guidance for living in relationships? Paul's parting greeting to the Corinthian church provides a good summary for living together.

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