Naughty List

Merry Christmas everyone! I hope that everyone’s morning and time with family has been awesome. For those of you that this Christmas is a bit different or this Christmas doesn’t carry the same nostalgia or feeling of joy that it has in the past, I pray you find your hope and joy in knowing that […]

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Faith Workout: Giving When It Hurts

“For this is how God loved the world: He gave…” – John 3:16 READ Luke 6:32-36 REFLECT Has it been difficult to find a gift for anyone on your shopping list?  It could be because that person does not have a collection, team, or hobby that makes it easy to add another item.  Or, it […]

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77 Generations

Genealogy is half the battle in sports. When you look at the parents of many high level athletes it just makes sense. The Manning brothers and their NFL father epitomize this. When two really good lifters get married, we anticipate the prestige and accomplishments their offspring will bring to the platform, such as Sydney Goad. […]

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Faith Workout: The Greatest Gift

“They shall call his name Immanuel which means, God with us.” READ Matthew 1:18-25 REFLECT What is the best gift you’ve ever received?  Why is it so memorable?  The gifts we remember are usually connected with a significant relationship.  It’s the giver that we remember, not simply the gift.  Gift-giving is one great way to […]

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Faith Workout: Free to Compete

“Live as people who are free…” READ 1 Peter 2:16-25 REFLECT There is a winner and a loser on the scoreboard of every hard-fought competition.  As Christians, we know we are not immune to losing.  In fact, we are promised real difficulties in this life if we confess the name of Christ (2 Timothy 3:12).  […]

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