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The Key to Finding Happiness During Periods of Waiting

As we went around and shared our prayer requests in my weekly Bible Study group I realized something: each and every one of us was waiting on something. A husband’s job offer…a baby to be born…a financial break-through…a house to be sold…a relationship to start…healing to come…and the list goes on. What are you waiting […]

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DID YOU KNOW? God Wants to Meet You at His Tower.

Read: Exodus 23, Jeremiah 29 “See, I am sending an angel ahead of you to guard you along the way and bring you to the place I have prepared for you” (Exodus 23:20) One of my favorite runs to do while I lived in Singapore was called McRitchie Reservoir–one of the city’s most beautiful nature trails. […]

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Being Present vs. Being Productive: Four Tips for Living in the Moment

After about twenty minutes of playing with my two-year-old nephew in the grass, I realized I had been pre-occupied with everything but my nephew–emails I needed to send, calls I needed to make, blog posts I needed to write. I was totally consumed with my ‘to-do’ list that I was totally missing out on precious […]

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DID YOU KNOW? God Wants You to Ask.

Read: Luke 18:1-8 “If you remain in me and my words remain in you, then ask for whatever you wish and it shall be given to you” (John 15:7) Jesus instructs us to “always pray and not give up” (Luke 18:1).  The parable of the persistent widow demonstrates this point. She kept going back to […]

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DID YOU KNOW? God Wants You to Hold on.

Read: Romans 5:1-5 “We also glory in our sufferings, because we know that suffering produces perseverance; perseverance character; and character hope.  And hope does not put us to shame, because love has been poured out into our hearts through the Holy Spirit…” (Romans 5:4-5) I went on a roller coaster for the first time in […]

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