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This Issue:

MarApr 2017

  • dealing with death
  • racism
  • new to faith
  • and more!


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Surviving Suicide

Sarah Arthur

When a person dies, the loved ones left behind are called survivors. Well, that’s me. I’m a survivor. I was left behind when a good friend committed suicide.

04/13/17 at 07:55 AM

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“Remembrance” — Matt Maher

On this Maundy Thursday, let “Remembrance” bring you into deeper communion with God.

04/13/17 at 01:52 AM

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Bold Love

Sally Chambers


“I remember in high school being what I thought was bold about my faith. I think better descriptions might be obnoxious, aggressive, reactive, or even…

04/12/17 at 10:31 AM

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Alyssa Pauline Rivera, 24

I wasn’t at home the night Mom was robbed and shot. Several hours later, my siblings and I arrived…

04/12/17 at 08:01 AM

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My Best Friend Committed Suicide

J. Brent Bill

My best friend killed himself. I found him lying on his bed with the right side of his head blown off, surrounded by a red-and-gray mess of blood…

04/11/17 at 11:49 AM

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Angelina Palumbo

Hopes YOU will apply for TAB!

“Being a TAB member has been an amazing experience. I have learned a lot about myself, about God, and about others. I…

04/11/17 at 07:53 AM


Savannah Krazit, 18

“Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.”

Matthew 5:4 (NRSV)

I was fifteen and home alone with my mom, who was sick. Turning to leave her room after checking on her, I thought, Tell her you love her. It…

04/10/17 at 11:49 AM

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Pray for God’s World

The Ecumenical Prayer Cycle

In the week ahead, offer prayers for the people of Bulgaria, Hungary, and Romania.

04/09/17 at 03:30 PM

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Praying the Scriptures

In today’s devo, we are challenged to seek God by prayerfully reading scripture. Are you ready to take the challenge? Try one or more of these ways to practice praying the scriptures:


04/09/17 at 02:30 PM

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Enuma Okoro

The sixth century monk, Benedict of Nursia, started a community for believers who wanted to seek and serve God through the daily practical habits of work,…

04/08/17 at 08:06 AM

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