Could it be that the solution to every problem, conflict, and mess you encounter is the same solution? Larry Dale and I recently enjoyed watching Nicolas Cage again in the movie "The Family Man," which tells the love story of Jack and Kate...
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Love is not the same thing as acceptance, and acceptance is not the same thing as love. But I’m convinced that believing you are loved is virtually impossible apart from acceptance.
Have you ever experienced a storm in your soul? Emotions in turmoil and thoughts of despair? What are the wounds of your heart? The damage to your soul the Evil One loves to exploit?
Growing up, my grandmother would always say, “You can’t get in the water until you know how to swim.” Seems harmless. But, can you hear the fear?
No country road, in the U.S. or elsewhere, could have prepared Erin Hoffer for the path God was laying out before her.
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As an investment in Pete’s health and longevity in ministry, the elders have encouraged and endorsed an intentional time away for him this fall — his third sabbatical in 26 years at Bent Tree. This is a planned, routine time of rest.
Hola everybody, I have to share that yesterday we had a wonderful service. People worshiped with their whole hearts to God. It was beautiful.
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Mr. and Mrs. Smith never expected their house to be sitting in three feet of floodwater. It happened so fast they lost everything.
We all long to belong. For someone to feel accepted and welcomed is worth every awkward moment and insecure thought we may experience.
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Jeanie Skinner shares how in a time of deep despair and pain, God broke through her world with a thrill of hope.