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    My Word for 2017

      Christine Legrand Photgraphy One word to guide an entire year - so simple yet complex. How can one word frame 365 days, 52 weeks, 8760 hours, 525,600 seconds?  I believe the simplicity of it drew…

    February 7, 2017
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    Quiet Time Reflection: Facing Fear with Promise

    Fear drives us to do many regretful things. On the other hand, it has the potential to drive us closer to the only one we should fear and deeper into our reliance on Him. I think often…

    February 2, 2017
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    God’s Word Will Not Return to Him Empty

    "As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts. As the rain and the snow come down from heaven, and do…

    August 31, 2016
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    The Spirit’s role in your Bible reading goal

    Have you ever experienced something so good, so fulfilling, so joy-giving, so peaceful, so thrilling, that you just want everyone, everywhere, always to experience it too? People call you fanatic, or crazy, or in…

    January 20, 2016
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    Sanctification

    Jesus prayed for his disciples in John 17. They were those who already knew him, were in a personal relationship with him, and those who believed in Him. He prayed to God His Father,…

    October 7, 2015
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    Grasping God’s Glory

    While driving toward the coast this evening I saw the most remarkable sunset. The sky looked as if it were on fire, a brilliant light. The metal side mirrors of every car that passed…

    September 17, 2015
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    Trusting God Through A Delayed Longing

    “Not one of all the LORD’s good promises to Israel failed; every one was fulfilled.” – Joshua 21:45 “Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but a longing fulfilled is a tree of life.” Proverbs…

    December 19, 2014
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    Dear Young Sinner

    Dear Young Sinner, I cannot imagine how you are feeling right now. I’m sure a range of emotions are going through your head. What you thought may deliver fun, happiness, and memories has probably actually…

    July 17, 2014
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    The Meaning of “Take Up Your Cross”

    Then he called the crowd to him along with his disciples and said: “Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me. For whoever wants to…

    March 30, 2014
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    Overwhelmed? Refocus.

    Some days life seems to be the sum total of work days plus tiny weekends, hours of chores plus moments of relaxation, to do lists plus flashes of feeling the freedom in throwing one…

    March 27, 2014
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    Structured Quiet Time & How Exercise Helped

    Come close to God, and God will come close to you. Wash your hands, purify your hearts, for your loyalty is divided between God and the world.- James 4:8 NLT Commitments in life are…

    March 5, 2014