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Life’s Challenges

Jesus said, “In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.” We have a Savior who knows our struggles and knows our pain, and he will give us the strength to persevere and trust his will for us.

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I have many fears, Lord

Everybody lives with fears. Even tough guys have fears. Which are yours? Are you afraid of being laid off at work? personal bankruptcy? family…

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Not safer at home

Not everyone is safer at home. In the U.S. more than 10 million people are victims of intimate partner physical violence each year—an average…

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Recognition Is a Powerful Drug

How far are you willing to go for your faith—and who are you doing it for? As our country continues to grapple with the coronavirus, we want to keep providing more perspective through God’s Word. We brought back this 2018 series from Pastor Jared about the tests and trials God allows in our lives.

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Is God Testing You?

God allows things to happen because the person you are now is not the person he wants you to be. As our country continues to grapple with the coronavirus, we want to keep providing more perspective through God’s Word. We brought back this 2018 series from Pastor Jared about the tests and trials God allows in our lives.

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When it’s time to let go

How good are you at letting go? Sometimes, despite my best efforts, I worry about what’s to come. I think we’re all feeling some…

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Where Is God During COVID-19?

Watch the entire devotional series from this past week, as Pastor Mike tackles the tough topic of why God is allowing us to suffer the pain of the coronavirus.

Life’s Challenges

God & COVID-19: Pain Is to Prevent Perish

Maybe God is using COVID-19 as a megaphone to rouse the world and let you know that he wants to give you something the coronavirus can’t take away.

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Where do I go with my fears?

What a blessing digital media is! I can share information instantaneously with my friends and family and coworkers with a few mouse clicks. The…

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God & COVID-19: Pain Leads to Peace

Maybe God is using COVID-19 to strip away the powerful things of our culture so we realize they’re not that big of a deal. God’s the big deal.

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God doesn’t wash your mouth with soap

Naughty words. We hear them. We read them. We say them. We write them.  Back when I was a kid, naughty words were followed…

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God & COVID-19: Pain Means Less Confusion

Without pain, we would confuse our understanding of God. Pastor Mike explains how our suffering through COVID-19 helps us know God.

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Deadly sins new and old: Gambling

Okay, Okay, gambling in and of itself does not belong in a list of deadly sins. You can search the Bible from cover to…