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NovDec 2019

  • (un)Certain
  • Better Together
  • Failure
  • and more!

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READY, SET, GO!

Tynea Lewis, Hope Harle-Mould & Lisa Luciano

Uncertainty can paralyze us. When we have a weighty decision to make, we might feel stuck, unable to move. But with God’s help,…

CHILD OF GOD

Loren Mitchell

Find yourself in the story of the prophet’s call in Jeremiah 1:4–10.

When God called the prophet Jeremiah, God assured him, “I have known you since before you were born, and I have plans for you.” God told Jeremiah that he…

12/06/19 at 07:59 AM

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SAINT NICHOLAS Day

Karin Mittman

On December 6, many countries in Europe celebrate the tradition of St. Nicholas. Every child cleans and polishes a shoe and places it outside his or her bedroom…

12/06/19 at 01:14 AM

A NOTE ABOUT OUR FINAL ISSUE

To our readers,

There is no easy way to say this: After 25 years of partnering with young people to create a place to share your faith stories, to hear…

12/05/19 at 03:46 PM

IT IS ENOUGH

Steve Matthews

Being self-employed can be great. Right now, I am sitting outside working on my computer while the cat lounges nearby and the dryer tosses my clothes through the…

12/05/19 at 07:53 AM

Write a Prayer of Thanks

Allison Morrow, 14

Dear God,

I’ve been so busy lately, but I felt that I needed to talk with you. I want to thank you for the things in life that are most…

12/04/19 at 03:15 PM

Homeless for the Holidays

Mary and Joseph fled to the land of Egypt. On the way, they rested. Mary found shelter in the arms of a sphinx, the symbol of another god…

12/04/19 at 11:18 AM

DISCIPLES’ DOUBT

Taylor Gerlach & Tynea Lewis

“For I am going to do something in your days that you would not believe, even if you were told.”

Habakkuk 1:5b (NIV)

Being human means having questions and doubts. Think about the disciples. How many times did they ask Jesus questions because they didn’t understand? I especially notice their questions in…

12/04/19 at 07:51 AM

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Weathering the Storm

Scott Taube

A few hours ago, I fell asleep to the pitter-patter of rain on the roof. Now I lie in bed, awakened by the rumble of thunder in the…

12/03/19 at 11:30 AM

Kassidy Cobb

Teen Advisory Board Member

What life lesson have you learned from a pet?

“My dogs have taught me, no matter what may…

12/03/19 at 07:56 AM

CALLED

Kindra Mazzuca & Tynea Lewis

During my senior year of high school, I went to South Africa on a medical mission trip…

12/02/19 at 11:49 AM

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