538 || From Scared and Alone to Blessed by Special Needs
Life
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Life
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538 || From Scared and Alone to Blessed by Special Needs

Marie Griffith - October 18, 2018

It’s still dark outside when Jane Hart begins her day. She takes care of the dog, showers, eats breakfast, and cleans the kitchen. Jane and her husband,…

537 || Seeing God’s Love in the Slums of Kenya
Mission
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Mission
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537 || Seeing God’s Love in the Slums of Kenya

Emily Webster Saxe - October 2, 2018

“You have a beautiful smile!” The words came from an eighth-grade girl whose own smile spread brightly across her face. I was sitting very still on a…

536 || Where Fish May Lead
Mission
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Mission
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536 || Where Fish May Lead

Lynn Poling - September 29, 2018

Have you ever known someone who could march up to the gates of hell and spit in Satan’s face? Jolly, (pronounced Joe-Lee) comes about as close as…

535 || Dare 2 Share: Primed for a Perfect Storm of Revival
Mission
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Mission
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535 || Dare 2 Share: Primed for a Perfect Storm of Revival

Melissa Ford Thornton - August 29, 2018

There’s a storm brewing. Depression, teen suicide, substance abuse, juveniles charged with violent crimes. The headlines hit like gut punches. “There’s no question our young people are…

534 || When Church Hurts
Life
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Life
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534 || When Church Hurts

Tracie Collier - August 29, 2018

We know pain is a part of life. Sometimes that pain comes in the form of some mild injustice, and we heal from it quickly: an accidental…

533 || Cool Water From Flint — And It’s Not What You Think
Community
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Community
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533 || Cool Water From Flint — And It’s Not What You Think

Hannah Ezell - August 27, 2018

Capable is a word I have always thought applied to me. Growing up, I was not the top student in high school or the best dancer in…

532 || “We’re Not Meant To Do Life Alone”
Community
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Community
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532 || “We’re Not Meant To Do Life Alone”

Emily Webster Saxe - August 15, 2018

It started by accident, really. Their niece had to quit college in order to make ends meet for her family. She had a car to get to…

531 || A Legacy for the Generations
Legacy
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Legacy
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531 || A Legacy for the Generations

Emily Webster Saxe - August 14, 2018

Entering the house on Butterfield Street in Lowell, Massachusetts, the distinct smell of anise entertained the children’s noses before their eyes could even adjust to the lighting.…

530 || Walk. Don’t Run!
Life
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Life
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530 || Walk. Don’t Run!

Hannah Ezell - August 13, 2018

“Stop. Crying!” I said to myself once again. It had been two weeks since my 18-week appointment, and I was somehow still stuck. As an emergency room…

529 || I Gave My Body and My Life as an Offering
Featured
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Featured
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529 || I Gave My Body and My Life as an Offering

Lynn Poling - August 3, 2018

For William, ketamine was simply part of his existence. Years into heavy abuse, he knew he should stop, but even when he started peeing plastic he was…