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A Mother's Hands
Kim Sullivan

A Mother's Hands

May 4, 2022 • Kim Sullivan

This Mother’s Day, think about the many hands of women who have cared for and inspired you. Discover what the Bible says about the blessing of mothers.

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Building an Intimate Marriage
Rev. Deb Koster

Building an Intimate Marriage

April 27, 2022 • Rev. Deb Koster

Intimacy is fueled by everyday acts of investing in one another's lives. Discover ways to invest in deepening your relationship by cultivating intimacy.

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Kingdom Building Practices of the Early Church
Rev. Deb Koster

Kingdom Building Practices of the Early Church

April 19, 2022 • Rev. Deb Koster

Wonder why the early church was successful? Discover practices that guided the church and see how they are still significant for vital faith community.

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The Spirit's Fire for Your Family
Kim Sullivan

The Spirit's Fire for Your Family

April 17, 2022 • Kim Sullivan

Fire has characteristics which benefit our faith. Discover how the imagery of fire can transform how we live as people who are fueled by the Holy Spirit.

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Living Our Easter Identity: How Christ's Death and Resurrection Changes Us
Kim Sullivan

Living Our Easter Identity: How Christ's Death and Resurrection Changes Us

April 13, 2022 • Kim Sullivan

Christ's death and resurrection may seem like a distant event without relevance for us. Consider how these pivotal events guide our lives and transform us.

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Living Our Easter Identity: The Impact of Christ's Dying Words
Kim Sullivan

Living Our Easter Identity: The Impact of Christ's Dying Words

April 10, 2022 • Kim Sullivan

Last words can tell a lot about a person. See how Christ's last words from the cross demonstrate his priorities and give us encouragement for the future.

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Church Family
Kim Sullivan

Church Family

April 6, 2022 • Kim Sullivan

Do you struggle with an imperfect church family? Consider wisdom from scripture to discover how you can become more of the church family that God desires.

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Learning the Value of Community
Rev. Deb Koster

Learning the Value of Community

April 3, 2022 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you wonder if you really need other believers in your life? Consider what God's word says about the importance of community and our role within it.

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Supporting Single Friends
Laura Goossens, LCSW

Supporting Single Friends

March 6, 2022 • Laura Goossens, LCSW

Are you wondering how to care well for your single friends? Consider how you can tune into their needs and support them as they follow God's leading.

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Parenting on Fumes and Learning Selfcare
Jess Ronne

Parenting on Fumes and Learning Selfcare

February 20, 2022 • Jess Ronne

Are you feeling exhausted and lacking the strength for your parenting role? Consider how you can prioritize some self-care to allow God to strengthen you.

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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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