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I believe in Jesus as my Savior! So, now what? Learn more about how you’re completely changed through the work of Jesus and what that means for your everyday life.

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God’s kingdom work starts so small

I love reading the history of congregations and church bodies, especially the stories of their founding and early days. How tiny the groups were…

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Do not be afraid

My grandma Novotny used to love wearing angel sweatshirts. Standard-issue gray with long sleeves and an angel stitched onto the chest. I can still…

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Communicating clearly

Our daughter was coming up the driveway when my husband made the universal signal for “roll down your window.” (You know, the crank-your-arm-in-a-circular-motion signal.)…

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The power of “all y’all”

Unless you read Greek, you might have missed the powerful principle Paul shared with the Corinthians: “But when you are tempted, [God] will also…

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Are you confused about home?

My family lives on almost 12 acres of land. For three years my husband tried his hand at being a beekeeper, but Wisconsin winters…

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It’s hard to love, but it’s worth it

Recently in Springfield, Missouri, people on the street noticed a man pacing on top of a downtown building. It became evident that he was…

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Uncontainable

If God would just show up in a real, measurable way, a lot more people would take him seriously. I know I would benefit…

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Scared to give?

If you’re scared to give generously, whether your time to serve others or your money to spread the gospel, Paul’s words are exactly what…

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Worship is remembering

The Deists in England and colonial America in the 1700s believed in a God who created the world, but they had no confidence that…

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GOD will be here

I cringed slightly as I listened to the teenagers from our church answer this question: “What does your faith mean to you?” Because nearly…

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GOD is there

I still remember her heartbreaking words: “I keep jumping to reach God, but I feel like I’ll never get there.” The woman from my…

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Im-pul-sive

Sometimes we make decisions and ask, “What was I thinking?” after the fact. Ready. Fire. Aim. That can leave us filled with regret or…