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This Issue:

JulAug 2017

  • pews & sidewalks
  • hyper critical
  • tipping the scales
  • and more!


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Summer Spontaneity

Anna Harris, 24

Change—How can those six letters cause so much stress? I love what is old and familiar. I have a hard time adapting to…

Reach Out?

Melani McLean

By all standards, I lose.
       I fail miserably.
I know I’m unworthy of an audience,
       but I pray you’ll have mercy on me

08/22/17 at 03:53 PM

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Scotty, Danika, Elizabeth, Katherine, Katie & Nakia

Who are the people—in the Bible, the Christian tradition, or the world today—who inspire you to live the radical love of Jesus Christ?

08/22/17 at 11:40 AM

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Matthew Hatton

Teen Advisory Board Member

What is your prayer for your generation?

“That we don’t lose the value of face to face interactions. It’s easy to lose…

08/22/17 at 08:05 AM

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Calling All Writers!

Next Deadline: August 28th. Check out themes and writer’s guidelines for the May/June 2018 issue.


08/21/17 at 04:52 PM

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Dare to Be Bold

Kaci, Jennifer, Rebecca, Katy & Jessica

To have a friend you have to be a friend—and sometimes you have to be bold.

Say “Yes” to the Invitation

08/21/17 at 11:58 AM

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Pray for God’s World

The Ecumenical Prayer Cycle

This week, offer prayers for the people of Liberia and Sierra Leone.

08/20/17 at 02:59 PM

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A Better Friend

Sarah Parsons

Being a friend to myself in solitude makes me a better friend.

Friendships can be difficult. When you are lonely, they can be even tougher—which is ironic because that’s…

08/20/17 at 01:30 PM

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Rachel Taliaferro

I met my crush at a prayer meeting before school. His beautiful, deep baritone voice soared during praise and worship. He seemed too good to be true—a man…

08/19/17 at 09:50 AM

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Angelina Palumbo

Teen Advisory Board Member

What social issue are you passionate about?

“I am passionate about orphans in 3rd world countries who have no one to…

08/18/17 at 08:04 AM

Me in the Mirror

Christina Spaeth, 16

in the mirror.
All I see
I hate.
My own worst enemy.

Hair too…

08/17/17 at 03:15 PM

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