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Devotions

Forgotten Words

Have those around us forgotten God's words? Have we? If so, what does God say that we should do about it?

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Sermon Study Guide

Do the Simple Things

Being a hero doesn't require superpowers. Sometimes, it just means stepping up to do what needs to be done.

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Devotions

Wandering Off, Part 2

While "discipline" is a word that comes with a lot of baggage, let's take a closer look at what it should actually look like.

Walkway
Devotions

Wandering Off, Part 1

When we stray off the path - whether because we're distracted or just rebellious - God loves us enough to guide us back.

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Devotions

Nothing to Prove

As followers of Jesus, we should seek to live according to His example, but we have nothing to prove to those whose expectations of Christians are incorrect.

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Devotions

May We Be Truly Thankful

Being thankful doesn't always have to be for what we have already received. Sometimes, it is anticipating that God will provide for us.

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Sermon Study Guide

Invasion of the “Have Tos”

A careful look at Scripture may suggest that we "have to" do fewer things than we think, allowing us to "get to" do more of God's will for our lives.

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Sermon Study Guide

Does Margin Really Work?

Can we be inspired to make room in our lives for God's messages and opportunities?

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Devotions

Looking in the Wrong Direction, Part 2

There is sometimes just more than we can understand. This is where faith must fill in the gaps.

Streamers from Roof at Museum
Devotions

Looking in the Wrong Direction, Part 1

Is it possible that there are basic things that are true, but we just don't "get" them?

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Sermon Study Guide

Exasperation

If we shouldn't exasperate our children, what should we do for them, instead?

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Other Study Guides

Fancy Prayer Words – And Why You Don’t Need Them

Sometimes, those who pray out loud at church use some pretty fancy words to talk with God. While that's ok (but not necessary), here are a few quick definitions to help you follow along.