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A Healthy Balance

Emily, Katelyn, Cary, Sarah, Perrie, Wesley, David, Anna & Doug

Healthiness is a lifestyle that makes the most of what God has given us: body, mind, and spirit. The mind functions at its best only when the body…

08/29/17 at 02:52 PM

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How Are You Smart?

Soozung Sa

It’s easy to get caught up in being smart. We enjoy hearing compliments, such as “You…

08/28/17 at 07:57 AM

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Overcoming Fears about Witnessing

Elaine Creasman

Our high school mini-mester was coming up, and I had prayed a lot about where to go. (Mini-mester is short for “ministry semester,” a week off from school in…

08/26/17 at 09:56 AM

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Without a Word

Savannah Wood, 20

Silence was awkward for me. As an outgoing and talkative person, silence made me feel uneasy. Silence meant that something was wrong and needed to be fixed—sometimes by…

08/25/17 at 11:36 AM

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Is My Youth Group Hospitable?

Do We . . .

Know everyone’s name?     Yes___ No___ Assign people to greet visitors and regulars?     Yes___…

08/24/17 at 12:00 PM

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Small Steps

Becca Pippin

Before I worked in a hospital in Cambodia, I did not realize how lucky I am to receive healthcare…

08/24/17 at 08:05 AM

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Andrew Breeden

I would like to tell you a story about prisons and prison inmates. The story is contrary to stereotype and myth; you wouldn’t hear it on the news…

08/23/17 at 11:35 AM

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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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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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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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