263 || Trusting God In The Twists And Turns
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263 || Trusting God In The Twists And Turns

Cheryl Good - December 29, 2014

God is all about peripety—making twists and turns in our lives. In fact, He delights in it, and He’s very good at it. Peripety: noun, a sudden…

262 || When You Need A Break From Christmas
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262 || When You Need A Break From Christmas

Christina Stolaas - December 20, 2014

These last few weeks have worn me out. I'm exhausted, and I just need a break from Christmas. With four kids, two businesses, and the Christmas clock…

Fear of the Future
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Life
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Fear of the Future

Bobi Ann Allen - December 19, 2014

And that was 2015. Dude, that happened fast! Now we’re here, slap-dab in the middle of the holiday season. There are trees to be trimmed, cookies to…

Jesus’ Miraculous Yet Humble Beginnings
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Jesus’ Miraculous Yet Humble Beginnings

Sarah Holmes - December 18, 2014

Around this time of year, when all the trees come out and the twinkling lights and plastic nativity lawn statues appear, the story of Jesus’ birth is…

Pastor Saeed Abedini Writes A Moving Christmas Letter From Iran Prison
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Pastor Saeed Abedini Writes A Moving Christmas Letter From Iran Prison

Emily Gehman - December 17, 2014

Pastor Saeed Abedini wrote a moving letter from the Rajai Shahr Prison as he approaches his third Christmas as a prisoner of the Iranian government for his…

6 Tips For A Debt-Free Christmas From Chris Brown
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6 Tips For A Debt-Free Christmas From Chris Brown

Rachael Jackson - December 17, 2014

C hris Brown  works with Dave Ramsey helping spread the principles of financial peace and stewardship over the lives God has entrusted to us. Chris knows the financial pressure…

5 Ways To Experience Lasting Joy This Christmas
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5 Ways To Experience Lasting Joy This Christmas

Christy Pearce - December 10, 2014

Okay, I admit it.  I am the first one to become nostalgic this time of year. Songs with the sound of bells tinkling playing over department store…

256 || Andrew Peterson: The Responsibility of Advent
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256 || Andrew Peterson: The Responsibility of Advent

Emily Rogers - December 4, 2014

In or out?” Skye asked, peering up at her dad through sandy, brown hair and freckles. He glanced down at her jeans, one side tucked neatly into…

255 || The Year I Learned Giving Is Actually Receiving
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255 || The Year I Learned Giving Is Actually Receiving

Sharon Hughes - December 3, 2014

A few Christmases ago, I decided to start a new tradition. Since this is when we celebrate the birth of Jesus, I wondered what I could offer…

243 || Seeing His Hands & Feet
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243 || Seeing His Hands & Feet

Dan Andree - November 15, 2014

December 7, 2013: There I was, all snug in my bed, with visions of sleep dancing in my tired head. When all at once an alert I…