Communion : Create in me a pure heart

May 17, 2022

Every time we celebrate communion, we have the opportunity to consider God’s graciousness to us. Are we staggered at the magnitude of the sacrifice God made for us? Are we overwhelmed by the love and mercy of God? Are we grateful? Have you ever said, “I can’t believe God would be so good to me?”…

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by Susan Barnes
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Christian Today Article : Plans Out the Window

Guest Blogger Travis Barnes – Plans Out the Window

April 14, 2020

Travis Barnes lives in central Victoria with his wife and two daughters. He is an associate minister with the Churches of Christ denomination. Travis loves to help people find their God-given calling and encourage people to walk with Jesus into the unique adventure he has for each person. His website is here. Today, I like…

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Glasses on Bible

Reciprocation

August 22, 2016

Once someone unexpectedly gave me a birthday present, my first thought was, when is their birthday? Have I missed it? My reaction wasn’t gratitude but reciprocation. It seems to be a natural response to repay people for their kindness, but it’s also deeper than that. In my case, I actually don’t want to feel indebted…

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by Susan Barnes
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