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This Issue:

JulAug 2017

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


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Expand Your Definition

Beth Hobbs

As an MK (missionary kid), I lived in Krakow, Poland—8000 kilometers from my cousins, aunts, uncles, and grandparents. Even in this digital age, that was pretty far away. Yet…

08/13/17 at 01:45 PM

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Forgiving Family

Jeanine DeHoney

Forgiving isn’t always easy, but it is possible. If you are having a difficult time forgiving a family member, here are some tips that I have found helpful:


08/11/17 at 11:50 AM

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Kayla Zeigler

Teen Advisory Board Member

If you could thank God for one thing in your life, what would it be?

“I would thank God for my amazing family…

08/11/17 at 08:09 AM

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Katlyn Meiners, 18

A passion for helping others had burned in all of us since our family participated in a mission trip seven years earlier. One night at dinner, Mom put our…

08/09/17 at 08:02 AM

Be Family

Veronica Paver, 16

As children of God, we strive to mirror Christ. We aren’t perfect; but the more we imitate Christ, the easier it is to show his love to others. We…

08/08/17 at 11:30 AM

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Isaac Zefo

Teen Advisory Board Member

What do you see yourself doing in 20 years?

“Raising a family and finding a job and workplace that I am truly…

08/08/17 at 08:05 AM

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Pray for God’s World

The Ecumenical Prayer Cycle

In the week ahead, offer prayers for the people of Cameroon, Central African Republic, and Equatorial Guinea.

08/06/17 at 03:47 PM

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A Caretaker’s Prayer

Moses Hall

Lord, give me eyes to see and a heart to care,
for you created this world; you are…

08/06/17 at 02:22 PM

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Living Simply Means . . .

Jake, Randy, Patrick, Chelsea, Andrew & Alina

Slowing Down and Enjoying More

When my family goes to the lake, we cook a simple meal…

08/05/17 at 02:22 PM

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Acholi Beads: Recycled Paper Recycles Lives

Ciona D. Rouse

In Kampala, Uganda, a group of women have recycled their lives by making jewelry from recycled paper.


08/05/17 at 10:23 AM

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