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Adrian Agachi

Worship the Lord with gladness; come into his presence with singing.

Psalm 100:2 (NRSV)

All I could hear were the voices of children singing praises to God. I felt my heart melt, and my eyes filled with tears. I was sad and yet…

02/29/20 at 11:58 AM


Carol Bradfield & Lori Z. Scott

The deck of our home is eye level with the mountaintop. Every evening growing up, I would go out on the deck and watch the sun set over…

02/29/20 at 08:30 AM

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LECTIO DIVINA: Listening to God

Reading the Bible and praying the Bible are…

02/28/20 at 03:28 PM


Jacob Mills

Do you ever struggle to feel close to God? I do. But I am discovering that this struggle shows how much God cares for us.

We are created to…

02/28/20 at 11:28 AM

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Start Your Day with God

Rebecca Schneller, 19

Morning devotions used to be a struggle for me. At first, I limited my devo time to ten minutes, which seemed like a long time. I glanced at the…

02/28/20 at 06:55 AM


Alina Kanaski

Emotions are complicated, and making space for them is important. Making space doesn’t mean being driven by our emotions or assuming that it’s always appropriate to act on…

02/27/20 at 02:26 PM

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Sabbath Rest

Niall McKay

One Saturday a few years ago, I headed to the library to do a bit of work. As…

02/27/20 at 07:57 AM


Marlee Baker & Sara Caporaletti

I love to imagine Jesus on Earth. I see him as a young student — poring over ancient scriptures, committing Isaiah to memory, reciting the Shema with tears in his eyes…

02/26/20 at 07:49 AM

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Letting Go for Lent

Wessel Bentley

On Ash Wednesday we cut to the core of our existence. We are not what we eat. We are not what we do. We are not what we fear…

02/26/20 at 01:08 AM

Alone with God: Your Own Personal Retreat

Ron DelBene

Our lives are so busy and filled with noise. We often don’t know how to handle silence and being alone with God. Here’s a mini-retreat to try on…

02/25/20 at 11:52 AM

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