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Presence of affliction does not mean the absence of favor

TD Jakes posed the question, can God trust you with the trouble? Mary, blessed and highly favored, pregnant out of wedlock, the wedding she envisioned… gone, rode on the back of a donkey (in labor), to give birth to a child in a barn, to flee with her husband because there were those who sought […]

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A Strong Foundation

I enjoy walking through neighborhoods with older houses. I appreciate the architecture. Some of them are beautiful. I was raised in a city with very tall buildings. To see the top you have to lean your head back and look up. To me, it is amazing how they were built so tall and detailed. It […]

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No Compromise

Nothing is solely for entertainment purposes. What you set your mind to, is what you will become. Is it time to take inventory of your thoughts? “For My thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways My ways, says the Lord.” Isaiah 55:8 We become conformed into the image of Christ through the renewing […]

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Come out, come out, wherever you are… Calling His Beauties Home

You see, we are fearfully and wonderfully made. Each of us are unique creations with gifting’s we may not even be aware of. We were created with a purpose for God, sadly some of us will never know it because you don’t understand who you are, or even to whom you belong. The world will […]

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Power of the Tongue

What other people say about you will not kill you. What you say about you will kill you. Death and life are in the power of the tongue: and they that love it shall eat the fruit thereof. Proverbs 18:21 You cannot move into the future if you are constantly looking to your past. If […]

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Purpose

Everything that you have been through has been for your preparation for your destiny. Not one thing was for nothing. You hear me? Whatever you are going through now… there is a purpose. Embrace it. Learn from it. Grow from it. The good, the bad, and the ugly… God will use, for your benefit and […]

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Hold On & Keep Believing

It seems the whole world has gone mad, doesn’t it? Scripture is unfolding right before our eyes.¬† Jesus said in Matthew 24, “Be careful that no one misleads you [deceiving you and leading you into error]. For many will come in (on the strength of) My name []appropriating the name which belongs to Me], saying, […]

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Now is the Time

You can not walk by faith if you are grumbling about the past and present. You cannot experience freedom if you are afraid of tomorrow. You cannot experience the presence of God if you are dining with the devil. It is time to clean house. Time to get right. Time to get real. 1 John […]

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His Hand Extended

One of the best ways to recognize and count our blessings is to be a blessing to others. I enjoy volunteering, hands on helping people. When my children were young they would be beside me serving food in soup kitchens, loving young¬† girls in pregnancy crisis centers, counseling youth… I believe this helped them to […]

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