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When God Shows Up, Don’t Forget It

  “Then God opened her eyes, and she saw a well of water,” (Genesis 21:19 NIV). Yesterday we looked at Hagar and how God spoke to her in her deepest time of need. Let’s visit that one more time, because Hagar, like you and me, forgot about her encounter with God. When Hagar encountered God… Read More

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When the Soul Bleeds

[Jesus said] “Daughter, your faith has healed you. Go in peace and be freed from your suffering” (Mark 5:31-34 NIV). When we read the story of Jesus healing the woman who had been bleeding for twelve years, it is hard for us twenty-first century women to imagine such a condition lasting for so long. Medical… Read More

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God has Not Forgotten You

“He said to her, ‘Daughter, your faith has healed you.  Go in peace and be freed from your suffering,’” (Mark 5:34 NIV).   Oh how I love the story of Jesus healing the woman with the issue of blood recorded in Mark 5:21-34. I can so relate to this woman. What woman among us hasn’t… Read More

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The Stone UnThrown

 “If any one of you is without sin, let him be the first to throw a stone at her,” (John 8:7 NIV). Here’s the Story rewound: “What are we going to do with this Jesus,” the chief priest asked the group. “He is going about healing people left and right. Everywhere I go the buzz is… Read More

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Silent Longings

“She (Hagar) gave this name to the LORD who spoke to her: ‘You are the God who sees me,’ for she said, ‘I have now seen the One who sees me’” (Genesis 16:13 NIV). Friend to Friend Everyone wants to be noticed, to be cared for, to be loved. How my heart breaks with David’s… Read More

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Stepping Up and Stepping Out

Today’s Truth No eye has seen, no ear has heard, no mind has conceived what God has prepared for those who love him (1 Corinthians 2:9 NIV). Friend To Friend God always has important kingdom work for us to do. Paul tells us: “No eye has seen, no ear has heard, no mind has conceived… Read More

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