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A Note to Dads: Speak Courageously

Posted on August 4, 2013 in

by Jay Payleitner Can you say this: “(Your daughter’s name), those shorts are too short. I can’t let you go to school like that”? A good friend of mine said those exact words to his 13 -year-old daughter as she was headed …

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Love is Worth the Risk

Posted on August 3, 2013 in

by Mandy Hale One of the number one issues at the forefront of a single woman’s mind is—you guessed it—love. When am I going to find it? Am I going to find it? Is there one person out there for everyone? Have I ever really b…

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Happily Single

Posted on August 2, 2013 in

by Mandy Hale Being Happily Single doesn’t mean you’ve sworn off love. It doesn’t mean that you’re ready to sign a lifetime oath of singleness, or that you’ve given up the hope of finding your Happy Ending. It simply mea…

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If Mama Could Remember

Posted on August 1, 2013 in

by Linda Kozar John 14:26 “But the Helper, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in My name, He will teach you all things, and bring to your remembrance all things that I said unto you.” Are you a caregiver? I’ve been o…

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Hope

Posted on July 31, 2013 in

“Put your hope in God, for I will yet praise him, my Savior and my God” (Psalm 42:11 NIV). In northern climates, a winter landscape can be hard and bleak. The ground is unyielding, devoid of vegetation. Summer is a haz…

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The Sun-Lit Way

Posted on July 30, 2013 in

“He [Jesus] called a little child to him, and placed the child among them. And he said: ‘Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like little children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven’” (Matthew 18…

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Brighter and Brighter

Posted on July 30, 2013 in

“The path of the righteous is like the light of dawn, shining brighter and brighter until midday” (Proverbs 4:18 HCSB). My house gets one room larger every summer. Here in the northwoods, the screened gazebo on the dec…

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Praise Challenge

Posted on July 29, 2013 in

by Becky Harling Thirteen years ago, after being diagnosed with breast cancer, I received a rather bizarre challenge from my mentor. Her challenge was, “Try spending 20 minutes praising God for five days.” At the time I though…

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