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It’s Okay to Be Angry as You Grieve
Jalicia Maeweather

It’s Okay to Be Angry as You Grieve

August 31, 2022 • Jalicia Maeweather

Are you struggling with having anger mixed in with your grief? Learn how to express your anger in constructive ways as you process the grief you feel.

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Denial In Grief
Jalicia Maeweather

Denial In Grief

August 28, 2022 • Jalicia Maeweather

Denial is part of the grieving process but denying or avoiding pain is not a healthy coping strategy. Consider taking your pain to God for healing instead.

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Coping as a Single Parent: Four ways God Showed He Would Not Leave
Chris Hunt

Coping as a Single Parent: Four ways God Showed He Would Not Leave

July 24, 2022 • Chris Hunt

Are you feeling alone in your struggles? Consider this wisdom from scripture on how God perseveres with you through difficulties and guides your steps.

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Talking to Children about Death
Rev. Joel Vande Werken

Talking to Children about Death

July 10, 2022 • Rev. Joel Vande Werken

When death invades your community, how will you talk about it with your children? Discover biblical wisdom for guiding your children through grief.

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How Do I Manage Frustration?
Rev. Deb Koster

How Do I Manage Frustration?

June 8, 2022 • Rev. Deb Koster

Frustrations are a normal part of life but don't let them control you. Discover these helpful biblical guidelines for managing frustrations constructively!

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Praying Through the Valley: Overcoming Grief
Jolene DeHeer

Praying Through the Valley: Overcoming Grief

January 12, 2022 • Jolene DeHeer

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

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Praying Through the Valley: Discovering My Self-Worth
Jolene DeHeer

Praying Through the Valley: Discovering My Self-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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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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How Do I Forgive: Write a Letter of Lament and Forgiveness
Rev. Dr. Steven Koster

How Do I Forgive: Write a Letter of Lament and Forgiveness

October 17, 2021 • Rev. Dr. Steven Koster

When we find it difficult to forgive someone, putting thoughts onto paper can help. Writing a letter to the person who wronged you can help you forgive.

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Exploring an Eternal Perspective for Earthly Grief
Laura Goossens, LCSW

Exploring an Eternal Perspective for Earthly Grief

October 6, 2021 • Laura Goossens, LCSW

Are you grieving the loss of someone that you love? The Bible's teachings on heaven can help you process loss and comfort you with an eternal perspective,

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Devotions

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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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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A Bad Attitude is the True Disability
Rev. Deb Koster

A Bad Attitude is the True Disability

February 17, 2014 • Rev. Deb Koster

Are you stuck in negative thinking? Consider this Biblical wisdom to transform your thinking and help you overcome the destructive power of negativity.

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Making Time to Stay Connected
Rev. Deb Koster

Making Time to Stay Connected

October 18, 2013 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you feel overwhelmed with life's challenges? Find some encouragement from scripture and discover how God sees you. God takes great delight in you!

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