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I Just Went Fasting for 7 Days

I Just Went Fasting for 7 Days

I am not bragging! I’m simply stating a fact. The reason I write about this today is to encourage you with my positive fasting experience. Fasting was taught and followed by the New Testament church—often for extended periods of time. Recently, I felt led to “water...

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You Can Start Fresh Today! 

You Can Start Fresh Today! 

New Year's resolutions!  If you make them, can you keep them? John always gets out his pencil and paper and starts jotting down those bad habits and little shortcomings with a determination that "this time I'm really going to keep my resolutions." His January diary...

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Giving Should Not Be Seasonal

Giving Should Not Be Seasonal

There is this saying that “Christmas is the season of giving.” If I can have it my way, there should not be a season for this act. Every day should be a season of giving. I would probably take out the word “season” because it connotes a coming and going. Giving should...

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You Can Beat the December Blues

You Can Beat the December Blues

It's December—the twelfth month of the Gregorian calendar. If you live in the northern hemisphere, Jupiter and Saturn are visible at dusk in the eastern sky, and in the southwest sky, a brilliant Venus soars from excellent to magnificent. On the 21st of this month,...

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Leadership Secrets from the Parol

Leadership Secrets from the Parol

The parol is a unique Christmas symbol from the Philippines. It is a representation of the Star of Bethlehem that shone in the season of Jesus' birth and paved the way for the sages from the East to find Jesus! Traditionally, it is made out of bamboo and Japanese...

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How to Overcome Evil

How to Overcome Evil

We live in a world that is fallen and under the rulership of the evil one, Lucifer. Evil is ever-present. It always has been. It is all around us. It influences us. And at times evil is within us because we live in a human body and a fallen world. The word evil is...

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Why Does Attitude Matter?

Why Does Attitude Matter?

Draw a line and then write four words from left to right: optimist, realist, skeptic, and cynic.  In so doing you move from sunshine to partly cloudy, to the sodden gray sky, to near darkness.  The young woman who is an optimist says, “Hey, there are lots of handsome...

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