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This Issue:

NovDec 2016

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  • why worship?
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Hope of Forgiveness

Jennifer Speight and Shauna Potrawski

In my senior year of high school, I first felt the pull: the sense that I was missing out. My peers’ casual conversation…

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Bars and Melody

In her devo, Elaine Creasman says that when she thinks about bullying, this song always encourages her. May it give you hope today.

12/07/16 at 03:28 PM

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Youth Workers, for the “Music from the Heart” theme next week, use one or both of these “In the Habit” sessions to help young people explore how music can help them connect with God…

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He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.

Psalm 147:3 (NIV)

Relient K, Steve Moakler, Ben Rector, Green River Ordinance, and Owl City are just a handful of my favorite artists. No, you won’t hear them on K-Love or…

12/07/16 at 07:15 AM


Elizabeth Mann & Hannah Underwood

And now, O Lord, what do I wait for? My hope is in you.

Psalm 39:7 (NRSV)

Knowing that Jesus calls me friend gives me hope to carry on. Jesus has seen me on my worst days, when my pillow was wet with tears and my…

12/06/16 at 11:45 AM

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Teen Advisory Board Member

What do you see yourself doing in 20 years?

“I honestly don’t know any specifics, but in 20 years I see…

12/06/16 at 08:00 AM

Hope Lost

Lanny Farmer

I’ve lost all hope and lost all heart.
My days are walking in the dark.
Depression makes me want to hide
and conjures thoughts of suicide.

To take my life and leave this…

12/05/16 at 12:53 PM

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Pray for God’s World

The Ecumenical Prayer Cycle

In the week ahead, offer prayers for Liberia and Sierra Leone.

12/04/16 at 05:53 PM

Prayer in Action

S’ambrosia Wasike

It is God who works in you to will and to act in order to fulfill his good purpose.

Philippians 2:13 (NIV)

When I was a kid, my parents used to take me to prayer meetings with them every week. Observing various church members as they prayed, I attempted to model…

12/04/16 at 02:04 PM

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Prayer for Our Bodies

Steve Matthews

Loving God, we have heard that we are made in your image. We have heard that we are…

12/04/16 at 07:26 AM

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Praying with a Finger Labyrinth


Place your finger at the opening of the labyrinth. Pray silently…

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