Horizon of Hope

Oh to encourage the disheartened, how good and pleasant when burdened; tohear words of grace and kindness spoken, so fitly employed – never a token. For somewhere on the horizon is hopeyou needn’t possess all the answers;lean on Him, Love, your telescope. When feeling low and disheartenedpraise and worship to get started, sing your joyous

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Love In Action

Lowly, humble, strong, and right;Offer occasion to renew and heal.Volts of love’s currents exceedingly bright;Everything right, not how you feel.Beloved, let us love one another,Everlasting arms enfold anew.Always considering your brother,Reason: Giving is best and is true.Simply expressed – love each other.Although not based in feelings, brings joy.Lighting the way: Love brings hope,Look to God,

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Marshmallows, Pretzels, and Love

We recently held a “Pumpkin Run” party club in which we played a unique game. The goal: create the tallest structure possible using big marshmallows and pretzel sticks. The tallest structure still standing at the end of five minutes wins. There was a flurry of little hands and minds attempting to make the greatest structure

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Speak to Your Soul

In times of desert darkness of soul, abandoned notions taking their toll.I wander weary woeful in thought; undone, unhappy and overwrought.Of ramble-roll in darkness of soul, I clearly see dismal’s role;stuck in this dull-dreary-darkness befitting a mole.Bring me from this darkness,and into your marvelous light;from a life filled with starkness,to one that’s shining so bright.Speaking

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Agape for the World

Aligning with His holy message,Gleaning a compassionate edge.Allowing His love to flow through;Preferring others with healing in view.Entering in with compassion, unity the sole passion.Forever in love with God’s creation,Opposing selfish motivation;Relating in love, a godly nation.Turning away from evil desire,Heading to Him, no muck and mire.Ever coming in faith and love, descending with hope

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Crucible of Change

Christ is calling us to change and rearrange. Recount His blessing while troubles are pressing. Under grace, we will keep pace. Citing the Word is power transferred, His Inner courts contain joys – all sorts. Believe and bear when standing in prayer. Life isn’t transfixed, so don’t be bewitched; Exert His promise, don’t be like

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Prayer for Today

Father, I desire to “walk in a manner worthy of the Lord [displaying admirable character, moral courage, and personal integrity], to fully please (You) in all things, bearing fruit in every good work and steadily growing in the knowledge of God [with deeper faith, clearer insight and fervent love for (Your) precepts].” Amen. (Colossians 1:10,

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