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Woman to Woman by Michelle McKinney Hammond

2 Oct

Ladies, can we talk? Talk about why women are frustrated and men are confused? Talk about where we lost our way and what that really means? Talk about where all the good men have gone and why so many are wandering? Let’s talk about the fine print we’ve neglected to read and how much that oversight has cost us. About the power that we’ve thrown to the wind. About what’s happening to our relationships. Our children. Our hearts. Our bodies. Our souls. Let’s talk about how the art of being a woman has become a near-extinct and priceless treasure. And how those who stumble across it treat it as an antique they don’t know the value of—tossing it aside, preferring the newer, more streamlined, cheaper model of so-called liberation. Funny how you never realize the value of Grandma’s brass bed until you get older and find out how much others are willing to pay for what we so easily discard.

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God’s Bigger! by Thelma Wells

2 Oct

God’s bigger than your hesitations, fears, and pride!

Why is it we ask God to guide us, to reveal His plans for us, and when He does, we foolishly try to get away with NOT doing what He tells us?

The truth is God’s favor makes whatever we do for Him successful. When we obey His directions, He works miracles through us—even in spite of us!

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Nothing But Christ, by Joyce Meyer

15 Sep

For I resolved to know nothing (to be acquainted with nothing, to make a display of the knowledge of nothing, and to be conscious of nothing) among you except Jesus Christ (the Messiah) and Him crucified. And I was in (passed into a state of) weakness and fear (dread) and great trembling [after I had come] among you. And my language and my message were not set forth in persuasive (enticing and plausible) words of wisdom, but they were in demonstration of the [Holy] Spirit and power. –1 Corinthians 2:2-4

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Prayer Makes the Difference

31 May

“Pray without ceasing.”

–I Thessalonians 5:17

Have you ever had a day when it seems like everything is going wrong? First, you overslept; you burnt the toast; your hair didn’t fall into place; or you had a falling out with your girlfriend,etc. Could it be that you failed to include God in your plans for that day?

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