Thankful…For What?

Getty Image It's Thanksgiving. What do I got to be thankful for? Another year of abuse from a man who's no good? Should I be thankful that I lost another baby cause he knocked me about and that child going to see its father beat its mother like other kids do? Should I be thankful …

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Be Thankful

And Moses said, “The people whom I am among are six hundred thousand men on foot; yet You have said, ‘I will give them meat, that they may eat for a whole month.’ 22 Shall flocks and herds be slaughtered for them, to provide enough for them? Or shall all the fish of the sea be gathered together for them, to provide enough for …

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Jokes, Geography & Lorelle’s Date

"So, did you have fun at Comedy Club with your friends last night?" Emlyn asked Rory. "Yes, I did. I'm a big fan of Salty satire." ""What do you mean by salty?" "It means witty, pungent, earthy. It wasn't racy or coarse." "Who was the comedian?" "Comedienne. It was Dyshelle Price." "The name sounds familiar." …

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The Christmas Dinner

It was Christmas day in the late afternoon and she was on her way to her sister, Loraine's home for dinner. There was going to be the five of them. Loraine, her husband, Manolo and his younger brother, Raoul and his girlfriend, Galena. Raoul. Her heart begin to beat faster at the thought of seeing …

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Moments With God

Many of us have seen this short but profound message: Happy moments, praise God.Difficult moments, seek God.Quiet moments, worship God.Painful moments, trust God.Every moment, thank God. I praised God when my mother was baptized years ago.  I soughtGod when I was going through a rough time both professionally andpersonally.  Quiet moments, I worship God through …

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Worship

"Happy are those who hear the joyful call to worship, for they will walk in the light of your presence, Lord"  (Psalm 89:15) One of my favorite things about going to church is getting to worship God.I love singing songs of praises and thanksgiving.  I feel such a joy insidewhen I lift up His name …

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God’s Presence

How can you tell that you are in God's presence?  Here are some tips that I came across: He speaks clearly. What He says is consistent with His word and Jesus’ life. He gives you a solution. He gives you guidance and direction. He says something that you know could only come from God. He …

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Singing

I will sing to the LORD, Because He has dealt bountifully with me - Psalm 13:6 Ranan means to sing, shout, cry out.  Ranan is often used to express joy, exultation which seems to demand loud singing, especially when it comes to praising God. Isaiah 12:6 Proverbs 8:3 Psalm 32:11 Shir calls people to express …

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Mia’s Story

Ours isn't your typical love story.  I was a victim of human sex trafficking and he's an FBI agent.  My name is Mia and I'm 28 years old.  I was 18 when I ran away from home.  I was having problems with my mother who always made me feel like I was no good and …

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Two Different Worlds

"I'm thinking of breaking up with Josiah," Phyllis said to her friend, Veronica when they were having lunch at a cafe close to Veronica's workplace. Veronica looked surprised.  "Why?" she asked.  "I thought you were really into him." "I am but, I'm not sure where this relationship is going.  We've been seeing each other for …

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