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IN TOUCH DAILY: MARCH 26

Recognizing God’s Handiwork Psalm 33:3-11 Sometimes it’s hard to understand what God is doing in your life, but over time I’ve learned that we can identify His fingerprints in several ways: First, the work God does is creative and powerful. … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: MARCH 17

Essentials of Effective Meditation Matthew 6:5-15 In our normal everyday routines, there are countless voices that vie for our attention. Our children cry for it, our employers insist on it, and our loved ones yearn for it. Amidst all these … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: FEBRUARY 22

Praying in a Crisis James 5:13-18 The New King James Version of James 5:16 says “the effective, fervent prayer of a righteous man avails much.” Effective—that is exactly what we want our prayers to be, especially in crisis. Let’s look … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: FEBRUARY 21

The Message in the Storm Psalm 62:1-8 When we’re in the midst of a difficult life event, our instinct is often to react quickly and change things. But God frequently asks us to wait. Take a look at today’s passage. … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: FEBRUARY 19

Developing a Tender Heart Ezekiel 36:22-32 The Lord wants to give each of us a “heart of flesh” so we will be responsive to Him. A tender heart assumes the form He desires, much like a lump of clay that … Continue reading

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C. S. LEWIS DAILY: DECEMBER 2

There was the charm, as we went on, of running out into evening sunlight, but still in a deep gulley – as if the train were swimming in earth instead of either sailing on it like a real train or … Continue reading

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C. S. LEWIS DAILY: FEBRUARY 18

On comfort Talk to me about the truth of religion and I’ll listen gladly. Talk to me about the duty of religion and I’ll listen submissively. But don’t come talking to me about the consolations of religion or I shall … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: DECEMBER 6

Don’t Get Defensive “But the wisdom that comes from heaven is first of all pure; then peace-loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere” (James 3:17 NIV). After one pastor had preached his first sermon at … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: NOVEMBER 25

God Blesses Those Who Meet with Him Daily “Blessed is the man who listens to me, watching daily at my doors, waiting at my doorway” (Proverbs 8:34 NIV). Want to know something you can do every day that will certainly … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: NOVEMBER 11

Managing Stress Like Jesus: Listen to God “News about Jesus spread even more. Many people came to hear him and to be healed . . . but Jesus often slipped away to be alone so he could pray” (Luke 5:15-16 … Continue reading

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