One Thousand gifts

I Choose Joy

by Shelly Herandez As a mom to three young children, sometimes I think I have plenty to complain about. I can moan all day about the lack of good sleep, the loss of time to focus on my personal goals, the ...

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The word Grace

Powerful Repentance

by Columba Lisa Smith Sunday’s sermon reminded me how crucial it is for believers to rely on grace, received through repentance. I remembered a season, when I desperately needed to see ...

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True Joy

by Sherry Kyle You live a charmed life. I couldn’t deny the statement on my Facebook wall. A day earlier I had posted a photo of an ocean scene taken from one ...

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Holy Bible

Questions About the Bible

by Rebecca Krusee Pastor Paul shared an embarrassing moment in his life when he was just five-years-old, and then he begged the question to our church members, “What was your most ...

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Thanksgiving

By Carol Nicolet Loewen Turkeys and cranberry sauce; creamy mashed potatoes and raisin stuffing. The fragrance of freshly baked rolls and pies wafting through the warmth of the house. Thanksgiving is ...

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The Bible changing us

The Long Walk

by Karen O'Connor Pastor Rene's sermon on Sunday spoke right to my heart. Even the music got to me. As my husband and I stood next to each other and sang, ...

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Love Your Neighbor

Teens and the Golden Rule

by Columba Lisa Smith My then-three year old daughter scowled through angry tears. Her brother had a toy she wanted, and she’d grabbed it with fierce toddler fury. She was now ...

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