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2014-08-06 07.29.04

By Melissa Zelniker-Presser I don’t usually get too personal about my husband, but last night at work God spoke to me about sharing my love for him with all of you.  About how God is the centerpiece of my marriage.  And how God redeemed the love we had for one another and used it for […]

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NC Sunset 2

By Patti Burris With the bang of the gavel, my life was changed forever.  After 7 ½ years of marriage, my dreams of a house in the country and white picket fences lay shattered at my feet.  My heart ached.  I felt anger, hurt, sadness, desperation, and fear all at the same time.  I was […]

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Falls 2

I love the Lord, because He hears my voice and my supplications.  Because He has inclined His ear to me, therefore I shall call upon Him as long as I live.  (vv 1-2) People tend to have selective hearing ~ we only listen to what we want to hear; many times we are guilty of […]

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Into The Fields

At the doctor’s office a while ago,  my son and I sat in the waiting room reading.  An older gentleman wanting to talk continued to interrupt us as we read.  He told us about having to get his gallbladder out, that he was a farmer, and how hard it was to get his crops to […]

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Sand Heart

If you’ve read Alice in Wonderland or have seen the movie, you know how the Red Queen had nooooo mercy for the hungry frog in her court that stole a tart from her.  He was doomed  ~ “off with his head!”  ~ the second he reached out and took that tart. Mercy is defined by […]

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By JoAnn Crane What am I doing that is of eternal significance?  What am I willing to sacrifice for the Lord in reaching others?  How do I react when I am called upon to enter into the “trials of the faith?” It’s mid-morning and before I open my ladies’ devotional… my grateful heart speaks: Good […]

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