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How Best to Handle Stress: Take a Lesson from Older Adults
Dr. Robert Ritzema

How Best to Handle Stress: Take a Lesson from Older Adults

July 11, 2021 • Dr. Robert Ritzema

Stress is a normal part of life so learn how to manage it in constructive ways. Discover the secret managing stress from those who have experienced it.

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How has Pandemic Living Affected Your Relationships?
Joella Ranaivoson

How has Pandemic Living Affected Your Relationships?

June 30, 2021 • Joella Ranaivoson

How has your life been changed by the pandemic? Discern how God has walked with you and used this season to nurture your faith and guide your life.

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Persevering Through a Difficult Season
Joella Ranaivoson

Persevering Through a Difficult Season

June 9, 2021 • Joella Ranaivoson

Are feeling fatigued from this difficult season? Consider this wisdom for practicing good self care through the challenging times that we face in life.

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How to Move Forward After Messing Up
Laura Goossens, LCSW

How to Move Forward After Messing Up

June 6, 2021 • Laura Goossens, LCSW

Do struggle with guilt and shame after you mess things up? Consider how God walks with you even through the messiness of life to forgive and bring healing.

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Transforming Your Emotions
Rev. Deb Koster

Transforming Your Emotions

May 19, 2021 • Rev. Deb Koster

Are you struggling with your emotions? Tune in to your emotions in a curious, nonjudgmental way to discover their origins and find a grace-filled response.

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How Can I Ever Forgive Myself?
Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra

How Can I Ever Forgive Myself?

May 16, 2021 • Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra

Do you struggle with forgiving yourself for things you have done? Discover how to live into the grace that God has for you and begin to forgive yourself.

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When God Seems Silent
Rev. Deb Koster

When God Seems Silent

April 21, 2021 • Rev. Deb Koster

Sometimes struggles feel heavy and God seems silent. Discover Biblical wisdom to navigate difficult times and find God's presence even in the midst pain.

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How do I cope with the aftermath of a suicide?
Laura Goossens, LCSW

How do I cope with the aftermath of a suicide?

April 18, 2021 • Laura Goossens, LCSW

Are you struggling with the aftermath of a loved one's suicide? God meets you in the pain and walks with you through your grief to bring healing and hope.

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Coping with Betrayal
Rev. Deb Koster

Coping with Betrayal

April 11, 2021 • Rev. Deb Koster

Are you struggling with betrayal? Consider what scripture says about navigating abusive relationships and moving forward to find healing for your heart.

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Laying My Burdens Down
Rev. Deb Koster

Laying My Burdens Down

February 28, 2021 • Rev. Deb Koster

Are you overwhelmed by the weight of your burdens? Consider the instructions of Jesus in Matthew 6 for setting aside our fears and laying down our burdens.

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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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