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God’s Greatest Gift of Love


Have you ever noticed how hard life is sometimes? Throughout this season leading up to Christmas, this season called Advent, we have been focusing on the themes of Hope, Peace and Joy. And those are all things for which we … Continue reading

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There is Always Hope


This year is the 40th anniversary of my high school graduation. And when I think of my high school graduating class, I am reminded of how we were full of dreams and possibilities and potential. But then life happens. As … Continue reading

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The Precious Light


He said to them, “Do you bring in a lamp to put it under a bowl or a bed? Instead, don’t you put it on its stand? (Mark 4:21) We have an abundance of artificial light in the world today. We … Continue reading

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Do Not Be Afraid! Jesus Is with You!


The angel said to the women, “Do not be afraid, for I know that you are looking for Jesus, who was crucified. He is not here, he has risen, just as he said. Come and see the place where he … Continue reading

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Three Days


The days are long when you are on death row in Texas, especially for a crime that you didn’t commit. A younger version of Stevie Washington joined with some friends looking for fun on a Friday night in Houston. They … Continue reading

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What Do You Want Jesus To Do For You?


What Do You Want Jesus to Do For You? – December 31, 2015 He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death’ or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away. (Revelation … Continue reading

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Recalling God’s Words to Me


Just as a gardener immerses him or herself in their muddy garden in order to recreate it into something beautiful and life-giving, so also Jesus immerses himself in our life in order to give us redemption, renewal and restoration. Continue reading

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