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The Final Chapter: James 5

AND we finally made it, even though it took longer than I originally thought. (oops! sorry!) [1] Come now, you rich people, weep and wail over the miseries that are coming on you. [2] Your wealth has rotted and your clothes are moth-eaten. [3] Your gold and silver are corroded, and their corrosion will be… Continue reading The Final Chapter: James 5

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James Bible Study Chapter 4

Time for James Chapter 4! Grab those annotation tools and let's get to it~~~ [1] What is the source of wars and fights among you? Don't they come from your passions that wage war within you? [2] You desire and do not have. You murder and covet and cannot obtain. You fight and wage war.… Continue reading James Bible Study Chapter 4

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Your Purpose: Defeating Low-Self Esteem

Have you ever looked at yourself in the mirror and just didn't like what you saw? Have you ever heard yourself on tape and think about you hate the sound of your voice? Do you look at your drivers license photo or student I.D. and wonder why you don't look like how you really want… Continue reading Your Purpose: Defeating Low-Self Esteem

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#LiveWithCompassion

When the stars came crashing down In tiny pieces to the ground I was all alone down here Trapped beneath the atmosphere Then I, thought somebody called my name I spun around and caught a flame I gave into a God I didn't know And now everything is falling into place A brand new life… Continue reading #LiveWithCompassion

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Jesus Loves Me: Sing along edition

Last night at church we talked about one viewpoint of the cross and what Jesus' death means for us. Last night focused on the idea that God is love. It seems so obvious that this would be true- I mean, we hear it all the time. God loves you! Did you ever sing Jesus Loves… Continue reading Jesus Loves Me: Sing along edition

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How to Hear God’s Voice

Hearing God is something that I find extremely difficult. How am I, a 21 year-old girl, supposed to have the wisdom to be able to understand what God is trying to tell me? Sure, it's easy to talk TO God, but to get things in return? While I was on a retreat last weekend, we… Continue reading How to Hear God’s Voice

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Fast Faith & Spiritual Spikes

I was on a retreat this past weekend and we learned something about faith that was always in the back of my mind, but was never really brought to the surface. It's so obvious, yet so many of us overlook it. Faith isn't something that you wake up with. Yes, one can surrender their life… Continue reading Fast Faith & Spiritual Spikes