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31 Days of Prayer for your Children

  Some people have the same daily routine which they execute with precision. That’s not me. Every day is different. It’s not that I lack discipline, I have an excess of flavor. And if you’re like me, it won’t surprise you to learn that I do not have a regular time of prayer and I […]

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26
Jan
2015

Being a Man

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{Originally published in 2012}   One of today’s greatest challenges for men is teaching our own sons what it means to be a man. I was raised in the Judeo-Christian work ethic and taught that I should work hard to become a good provider for my family. Seems easy enough. But my father had a […]

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19
Mar
2013

James 1:27 tells us that “Religion that is pure and undefiled before God, the Father, is this: to visit orphans and widows in their affliction….”  It really is that simple.   In the context of James’ letter, he was encouraging those who follow Jesus to be followers of action, Jesus’ actions: “But be doers of the […]

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Orphan Sunday is Nov. 7th. It is a day when we remember the commandments given in James 1:27 “Religion that is pure and undefiled before God, the Father, is this: to visit orphans and widows in their affliction….” Here is the final part of a series about orphans by our guest blogger, and dear friend […]

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Orphan Sunday is Nov. 7th. It is a day when we remember the commandments given in James 1:27 “Religion that is pure and undefiled before God, the Father, is this: to visit orphans and widows in their affliction….” Here is the third part of a series about orphans by our guest blogger, and dear friend […]

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Sunday November 7th is Orphan Sunday.  A day set aside to remember God’s express command to care for the needs of orphans.  Here is Part 2 of the story of our dear friends and partners in ministry, the Bartolini’s, who have answered this call with serious action and self-sacrifice. Transformational Love for Foster Kids | […]

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Sunday November 7th is Orphan Sunday.  A day set aside to remember God’s express command to care for the needs of orphans.  Here is the story of our dear friends and partners in ministry, the Bartolini’s, who see this commandment as a call to real action, not just awareness and pity. Why I am a […]

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