From Our Hearts

Keeping a Gratitude Journal

Keeping a Gratitude Journal
DEVOTION: A great place to start giving thanks is through a gratitude journal. Here are three things to record daily. 

Rejoice in The Lord

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DEVOTION: When we think of what we want in life, joy & peace rank high. In God's Word, we have the source of both! But to enjoy these two desired qualities, we must follow the apostle Paul's 'to-do' list. What does this look like? What are we to do?

Managing Emotions

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During Operation Desert Storm, my husband Jim’s Army unit began preparing to go to war.  As we finalized our will, discussed with our daughters the possibility Jim may not come home, and updated insurance forms, I tried to cope with fear, anxiety, & uncertainty. Here's what I learned about managing emotions. 

Christian Retirement

Christian Retirement
Retirement. It seems like people’s entire lives center around this word. However, by God’s grace, we can make a difference for His kingdom right up until the day we go to be with Him.

"Little White Lies"

Little White Lies Elizabeth George
Do you exaggerate? Bend the truth? Be purposefully vague? "Little white lies" may seem harmless, but they are actually a sin. Let's talk about honoring God with truthfulness.

Making Time for Fun in Your Marriage

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How’s your friendship with your beloved? Are you purposefully and willfully making time for fun? Here are several ideas to help kick-start good times again.

Victory Over the Flesh

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DEVOTION: Have you heard someone shout “The devil made me do it!” when trying to explain away a sin? Whether in jest or not, this is not exactly a true statement. In actuality, we can resist temptation and have victory over the flesh when we follow Jesus' example.

How Does God Communicate with Us?

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DEVOTION: Many people wonder how God talks with His children. Today, He speaks through what I call “the four Cs” which answer the question, "How does God communicate with us?"

Qualities of a Godly Dad

Qualities of a Godly Dad by Jim George
Have you considered the importance of presenting the right kind of model for your children? There is a source of wisdom that shares all the qualities of a godly man and dad ... and how you can attain them. 

The Impact Fathers Have on Their Children

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DEVOTION: Dad, your children are observing your life, logging your activities, and repeating your actions, whether good or bad. And the results of a father’s influence will show up in children at some point in the future. Make sure you are having a godly impact.

4 Steps to Being a Great Dad

DEVOTION: To encourage you along the process of being a man after God’s own heart, here are 4 steps to help you being a great dad!

Encouraging Your Wife

Encouraging Your Wife by Elizabeth George
Husbands, God is asking that both your wife and you be growing spiritually. Here's a list of things you can do to help both of you.