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In This World, But Not of This World In This World, But Not of This World

Posted by Kendra Vollstedt on March 15, 2018 in Contributing Author, Faith, Kendra Vollstedt, Wisdom

“I just want to follow God’s will for my life,” said every Christian ever. Romans 12:2 states, “Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will.” This verse […]

God's Love Compels Us to Love God’s Love Compels Us to Love

Posted by Connie Armerding on March 1, 2018 in Connie Armerding, Contributing Author, Faith, Family, Love

The last of all the car doors shut. The kids all rushed inside and although I typically follow suit, I waited. Leaning my head into the steering wheel, I sat there in the quiet. My voice broke the silence. It started as a scream and turned into a wail. In the confines of my locked […]

He's in the Waiting He’s in the Waiting

Posted by Kay Harms on February 15, 2018 in Contributing Author, Faith, Hope

In today’s post, Kay Harms challenges us to recognize that God is at work in the waiting. “Waiting is the hard work we do so God can do the work that only He can do.” He is the only one that can change a heart. Take courage and join us in reading how to navigate […]

Deep Roots in Faith Deep Roots in Faith

Posted by Connie Armerding on February 3, 2018 in Connie Armerding, Contributing Author, Faith, Happiness, Hope

Have your roots planted deep in Christ. Grow in Him. Get your strength from Him. Let Him make you strong in the faith as you have been taught. Your life should be full of thanks to Him. (Colossians 2:7) Several years ago we inherited two potted Japanese Maples from my parents. From time to time we […]

Move Through the Darkness Move Through the Darkness

Posted by Connie Armerding on January 18, 2018 in Connie Armerding, Contributing Author, Faith, Hope, Prayer

Our family recently moved to a new town, and the process of finding a rental house was difficult. No house is perfect and even our group of finalists each had little drawbacks. In the end, I was most drawn to the house we’re now living in because of all its windows. There are oversized windows […]