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Give Yourself the Gift of Kindness
Joy Bocanegra, MA, LCPC

Give Yourself the Gift of Kindness

January 13, 2021 • Joy Bocanegra, MA, LCPC

Are you ruminating over past regrets? Consider how God invites you to move past the pain and regrets of the past and practice kindness for yourself.

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What if I Infect a Loved One with COVID?
Laura Goossens, LCSW

What if I Infect a Loved One with COVID?

December 20, 2020 • Laura Goossens, LCSW

Are you anxious about the possibility of infecting someone you love with COVID-19? Name your fears and discern how to best care for one another's needs.

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Finding Hope
Kim Sullivan

Finding Hope

December 16, 2020 • Kim Sullivan

Are you struggling to find hope in a difficult time? Consider this wisdom from scripture to help you reestablish hope and anchor your life in God's truth.

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Help for Forgiving Yourself
Rev. Steven Koster

Help for Forgiving Yourself

December 9, 2020 • Rev. Steven Koster

Are you struggling to forgive yourself for the things you have done? Consider the forgiveness that we have in Jesus and his invitation to offer it freely.

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Preparing for Christmas in a Pandemic
Rev. Deb Koster

Preparing for Christmas in a Pandemic

December 6, 2020 • Rev. Deb Koster

Are you struggling to find your Christmas joy amid the pandemic? Focus on God's precious gifts of hope, peace, love, and joy even amid the challenges.

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Praying Psalms: God's Gift for Sleepless Nights
Rev. Jason Ruis

Praying Psalms: God's Gift for Sleepless Nights

December 2, 2020 • Rev. Jason Ruis

Are your anxious thoughts keeping you awake at night? Consider the gifts of the psalms for expressing your anxious thoughts and finding true peace.

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Battling Isolation and Loneliness During a Pandemic
Aneece Alicea,  MA, LMHC

Battling Isolation and Loneliness During a Pandemic

October 25, 2020 • Aneece Alicea, MA, LMHC

Has the Coronavirus pandemic left you feeling lonely and isolated? Recognize the at risk groups and learn how God invites us to connect in community.

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In The Ruins…God Sees You
Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra

In The Ruins…God Sees You

October 14, 2020 • Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra

Are you wondering if God knows or cares about your suffering? Discover how God not only sees and cares about our pain, but loves us with an unfailing love.

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Helping Your Child Battle the Grief-monster
Debi Mitchell, MS, LMFT

Helping Your Child Battle the Grief-monster

September 30, 2020 • Debi Mitchell, MS, LMFT

Do you have a child who is dealing with loss? Guide your child as they battle through the process of grieving and learn to cope with the losses in life.

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Set Aside Anxiety By Practicing Radical Acceptance
Jessica Parks, MSW, LCSW

Set Aside Anxiety By Practicing Radical Acceptance

September 27, 2020 • Jessica Parks, MSW, LCSW

Feeling frustrated with your life? Find peace in acknowledging your current experience to consistently and compassionately return your attention to God.

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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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