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Fasting from Negativity: 40 Day Challenge

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Lent.  Growing up, lent meant I gave up broccoli, onions, and fish.  That was my huge sacrifice for the season.    Bad, I know!   If I can be honest with you, I actually am not a fan of giving up something during lent, because I feel like it makes lent more about me and how much […]

March 4, 2014 / By / , , , , , , / 2 Comments
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Be an Encourager

Food for the Spirit

Have you ever received a sincere encouragement or compliment that just made your day?  After hearing it, you stood a little taller and smiled a little wider?  You were ready to conquer the world after being built up with words? 1 Thessalonians 5:11 (AMP) “Therefore encourage (admonish, exhort) one another and edify (strengthen and build […]

August 8, 2013 / By / , , , , , , / Post a Comment
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The Fruit of Our Lips

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Today the power of my words are, again, on my mind.  I think about what/who has had the biggest impact on me, whether good or bad, and most of the memories are people’s words.  I have eaten both the good and bad fruit of someone’s lips, and likewise, have spoken both types of fruits.  I […]

September 28, 2011 / By / , , , / Post a Comment
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The Power of the Tongue: Are You up for a Challenge Today?

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We all have been in a place where we wish we could take back our words.  We also have been in a place where our words have really built someone up. The power of our words is incredible.  They have study after study that shows the impact of our words in our lives.  Not only that, […]

July 19, 2011 / By / , , , , , , , , / 2 Comments