Author Archive | Sharon Jaynes

Then God Created a Helper

Today’s Truth “And the Lord God said, ‘It isn’t good for man to be alone.  I will make a companion for him, a helper suited to his needs’” (Genesis 2:18 TLB). Friend To Friend Do you remember the story of Creation recorded in Genesis?  I never cease to be amazed at that marvelous beginning of […]

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Exchanging the Old for the New

Today’s Truth  “And we, who with unveiled faces all reflect the Lord’s glory, are being transformed into his likeness with ever-increasing glory, which comes from the Lord, who is the Spirit” (2 Corinthians 3:18 NIV). Friend To Friend  Julianna came out of the womb ready to meet every challenge with determination, every celebration with enthusiasm, […]

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Cheap Nails

Today’s Truth  “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he (she) is a new creation, the old is gone, and the new has come!” (2 Corinthians 5:17). Friend To Friend One of the greatest philosophers of all time is Charlie Brown, the little round-headed kid in Charles Schulz’s Peanuts cartoon.  But even Charlie Brown has his […]

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A Brand New You!

Today’s Truth “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come!” (2 Corinthians 5:17 NIV)h Friend to Friend There’s a game that I’ve played many times at conferences and retreats as an icebreaker activity.  Each person has the name of a famous or infamous person […]

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The Three-headed Monster Rears His Ugly Head

Today’s Truth 2 Corinthians 3:4 (NIV) “Such confidence as this is ours through Christ before God.  Not that we are competent in ourselves to claim anything for ourselves, but our competence comes from God.” Friend To Friend The three-headed monster of inferiority, insecurity and inadequacy can paralyze a Christian into inactivity and leave him or […]

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