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25 Encouraging Scripture Verses to Relieve Tension

I feel it in my neck and back.  I am mentally fatigued and at times the physical and emotional toll has me paralyzed.  These are common side-effects of stress and tension.  Jesus felt the burden of stress and fatigue many … Continue reading

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25 Encouraging Scripture Verses to Read at Funerals

As Christians we should live with eternity in our sights.  It will be a home-coming, a celestial celebration, if you will, where we will stand before His throne in hopes of hearing our Saviour say, “Well done, good and faithful … Continue reading

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50 Encouraging Scripture Verses to Combat Fear

In the Bible “fear” is spoken of over 500 times!  In addition to the 103 “Fear not” or “Be not afraid” verses there’s also the “fear of God” verses which speak of the reverence for God alone, and then many … Continue reading

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Finding Joy NOT Happiness in the Lord (5)

So now we come to the practical application side of this series and why I titled it: Finding J0y NOT Happiness in the Lord. Although there are many great books written on JOY, these two have been particularly impacting on … Continue reading

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25 Encouraging Scripture Verses for Those Who are Single

In my church there are a large number of single adults, several widowers and many couples and families who are facing divorce or have gone through divorce.  I know many young adults who do not see marriage in their future … Continue reading

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It is Written – A Journey Through the New Testament (2)

How’s the Christmas baking coming?  Did you enjoy last week’s “journey” through the New Testament?  Let’s continue to be encouraged and strengthened this week. It is Written John 17:23. “It is written” – I am in Christ and loved by … Continue reading

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It is Written – A Journey Through the New Testament

Christmas…’tis the season to be frazzled! But for the next six weeks, while you’re decking halls, shopping, baking, shopping, caroling, tree-trimming, shopping some more and getting more and more frazzled…take time to concentrate on the “Reason for the Season” and … Continue reading

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25 Encouraging Scripture Verses for Summer

My husband and I have always considered ourselves “summer people” and yet God has planted us in Alberta that boasts a winter that can last eight to nine months of the year.  *sigh*  Still, when summer does roll around, usually during … Continue reading

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25 Encouraging Scripture Verses for Mother’s Day

The origin of Mother’s Day goes back to ancient festivals celebrated by the Greek and Romans. However, the roots of Mother’s Day history can be traced to the UK where a Mothering Sunday was celebrated some time before the day was celebrated in the … Continue reading

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25 Encouraging Scripture Verses for Easter

My daughter made me a beautiful wall hanging for Christmas one year.  Spelling out the words “Amazing Grace” and shaped into a Cross with a red ribbon tying it all together, it has become one of my most cherished décor items … Continue reading

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