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JulAug 2018

  • Core Power
  • Tell the Truth
  • I'm So Bored
  • and more!


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Speaking the Truth

When truth must be spoken, if possible, let us do it kindly, with a heart for the person to whom we speak. Even when friends have spoken difficult words…

08/05/18 at 01:52 PM

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Judgment and Accountability

Rachel Winters

The other night, I sat down with a friend I hadn’t seen in awhile. We curled up…

08/04/18 at 08:48 AM


Nathan Mazzuca & Richard Lawton

He appointed twelve that they might be with him and that he might send them out to preach.

Mark 3:14 (NIV)

Did you know that more than twelve people followed Jesus? At times, thousands of people were crowding around him and hanging on his every word. Mark 3 seems to…

08/01/18 at 01:55 PM


Erin Burke, 24

Some friends play at friendship but a true friend sticks closer than one’s nearest kin.

Proverbs 18:24 (NRSV)

Sometimes being fake seems harmless. We are trying to put on a good face. We are trying to make sure other people know we have it all together.

However, being…

07/31/18 at 11:50 AM

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Pray for God’s World

The Ecumenical Prayer Cycle

This week, offer prayers for the people of Republic of Congo, Gabon, Sao Tome and Principe.

07/29/18 at 02:59 PM

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Worship in the Ordinary

A. C. Gheen

For many of us, the word worship conjures up images of choirs, cathedrals, pastors, praise bands, liturgies, long sermons, baptisms, and (perhaps) boredom. Could the word mean more?…

07/28/18 at 10:00 AM


Joshua Huff, 18

Slack habits and sloppy work are as bad as vandalism.

Proverbs 18:9 (The Message)

Not everybody is willing to give one hundred percent, especially if they’re doing something they don’t enjoy or don’t want to do. I am a slacker. I do my…

07/25/18 at 01:04 PM

Attitude Checkup

Karen H. Whiting

Check your attitude. Then take action. Are you . . .

hurt? Praise God and other people. Praise changes your focus and helps you to appreciate life. stressed? Set priorities;…

07/25/18 at 08:07 AM

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Pray for God’s World

The Ecumenical Prayer Cycle

In the week ahead, offer prayers for the people of Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, and Rwanda.



07/22/18 at 03:30 PM


Chelsey Smith, 17

Follow my example, as I follow the example of Christ.

1 Corinthians 11:1 (NIV)

Friends genuinely care about you and love you no matter what. They are always there for you, especially in the darkest valleys of your life. Spiritual friends do even…

07/22/18 at 01:45 PM

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