Tag Archives: Faith

“Come on! You can do this!” 2017 World Series Game #2

I love watching baseball, especially when it comes to the World Series. Ozzy Smith, St. Louis Cardinals, 1982-1996 As a young girl, my grandparents took me to watch the Decatur Commodores, a professional minor league baseball team that played in … Continue reading

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When all the world is loud, God whispers.

“After the earthquake came a fire, but the Lord was not in the fire. And after the fire came a gentle whisper” 1 Kings 19:12. Listen…so you may hear His loving and gentle voice. For me, His voice whispered through … Continue reading

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In the Face of Death, God has a Plan

Personal Testimony Written by Katie Finn “Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, 3 because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance. 4 Let perseverance finish its work so that you may be … Continue reading

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Cast your net on the right side

6 He (Jesus) said, “Throw your net on the right side of the boat and you will find some.” When they did, they were unable to haul the net in because of the large number of fish. (John 21:6) When we … Continue reading

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Blinded by a Quack

“For we walk by faith, not by sight” (2 Corinthians 5:7). (NKJV) Born in Putnam County, New York, Fanny Crosby became ill within two months. Unfortunately, the family doctor was away, and another man—pretending to be a certified doctor—treated her … Continue reading

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You can make your own choices, but you can’t choose your consequences.

“The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.” (Psalm 34:18) This is a true story of an unshakeable faith in the midst of great sorrow, grief, and suffering. After returning from a week’s … Continue reading

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“Now my wheelchair symbolizes independence.” – Joni Eareckson Tada

“I consider that our present sufferings are not worth comparing with the glory that will be revealed in us” (Romans 8:18). Joni at the beach with her dad.  “One hot July afternoon in 1967, I dove into a shallow lake … Continue reading

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