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A Daily Word with Dr. Ed Young

Posted on July 18, 2018 at 9:35 AM Comments comments (0)

O taste and see that the LORD is good; how blessed is the man who takes refuge in Him!

Psalm 34:8

Jo Beth and I went to seminary in North Carolina right after getting married, with no place to live and almost penniless. Then we met a lady who rented log cabins. The cold mountain wind pierced through in the winter and spiders in the summer. God gave Jo Beth a job, and soon we were able to rent a house. It was a small duplex, but to us it was a castle. Refuge...

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In Touch with Dr. Charles Stanley

Posted on July 18, 2018 at 1:25 AM Comments comments (0)

Answers in Times of Great Disaster

Deuteronomy 29:29

Almighty God reserves the right to reveal some things and conceal others. Although we may not know why natural disasters occur, the biblical truths we do know with absolute certainty allow us to trust th...

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Time with God

Posted on July 18, 2018 at 1:25 AM Comments comments (0)

Colossians 1:9-12

“And so, from the day we heard, we have not ceased to pray for you, asking that you may be filled with the knowledge of his will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding, so as to walk in a manner worthy of the Lord, fully pleasing to him: bearing fruit in every good work and increasing in the knowledge of God; being strengthened with all power, according to his glorious might, for all endurance and patience with joy; giving thanksto the Fath...

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Integrity Moments

Posted on July 18, 2018 at 1:25 AM Comments comments (0)

Persevering to the End

Harland Sanders had a life full of challenges. Vocationally, Sanders tried the Army, being a blacksmith, a life insurance salesman, and even as a lawyer.

Sanders started multiple businesses, but most failed. At 65 years old, Sanders persevered to make one last attempt to use his God-given gift of cooking!

By the time he was 73, Colonel Sanders had 600 locations and sold Kentucky Fried Chicken for $2 million.

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In Touch with Dr. Charles Stanley

Posted on July 16, 2018 at 9:40 AM Comments comments (0)

How to Cry Out to God

Matthew 14:29-30

The phone rings, and you answer. A sullen voice informs you of a tragedy. Your heart is so heavy that you feel as though you could die. What do you do?

Bad news, danger, and pain all cause us to look f...

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Time with God

Posted on July 16, 2018 at 9:40 AM Comments comments (0)

John 16:23-27

“In that day you will ask nothing of me. Truly, truly, I say to you, whatever you ask of the Father in my name, he will give it to you.Until now you have asked nothing in my name. Ask, and you will receive, that your joy may be full. “I have said these things to you in figures of speech. The hour is coming when I will no longer speak to you in figures of speech but will tell you plainly about the Father. In that day you will ask in my name,...

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Integrity Moments

Posted on July 16, 2018 at 9:40 AM Comments comments (0)

A Patient Boss

My son, Jeremy, works at a sheltered workshop. If you think working with your staff takes patience, imagine managing an entire team of adults with special needs who all have individual quirks and challenges!

We are so blessed that Jeremy has an amazing boss named John! Due to Jeremy’s autism and obsessions he can be moody at times even to the point of an aggressive temper.

John has learned how to read Jeremy’s...

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A Daily Word with Dr. Ed Young

Posted on July 16, 2018 at 9:40 AM Comments comments (0)

How blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked, nor stand in the path of sinners, nor sit in the seat of scoffers! Psalm 1:1

Happy is the person who doesn’t walk by the counsel of people whose lives have no reference to God. Blessed is the individual who doesn’t stand with those who miss God’s mark. Happy is the man or woman who doesn’t “sit a spell” with cynics. To enjoy the promise of God’s bless...

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In Touch with Dr. Charles Stanley

Posted on July 13, 2018 at 9:40 AM Comments comments (0)

Peace, Joy, and Contentment

Nehemiah 2:1-8

Discouragement can rob peace, joy, and contentment. But I have great news if you feel disheartened: You’re not stuck!

I’ve known people who appeared to be in an impossible situation. A...

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Time with God

Posted on July 13, 2018 at 9:40 AM Comments comments (0)

John 4:13-18

“Jesus said to her, “Everyone who drinks of this water will be thirsty again, but whoever drinks of the water that I will give him will never be thirsty again.The water that I will give him will become in him a spring of water welling up to eternal life. ”The woman said to him, “Sir, give me this water, so that I will not be thirsty or have to come here to draw water.”

Jesus said to her, “Go, cal...

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