Category Archives: spiritual encouragement

Pastor George’s encouraging words from the Word 9/11/2016

Isaiah 54:17 (NIV) 17     no weapon forged against you will prevail,     and you will refute every tongue that accuses you. This is the heritage of the servants of the Lord,     and this is their vindication from me,” declares the Lord. A Christian’s life … Continue reading

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Encouraging Words from Pastor George: 8/28/16

Ephesians 6:14-18(NIV) 14 Stand firm then, with the belt of truth buckled around your waist, with the breastplate of righteousness in place, 15 and with your feet fitted with the readiness that comes from the gospel of peace. 16 In addition to all … Continue reading

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When life gets tough, God gives you scriptures to live by

No doubt about it, life can get very tough.  You can become ill, lose your job, lose your home or lose your precious feeling of being safe.  Seems like you are always in crisis mode.  It’s at times like these … Continue reading

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It’s true! You really can recover from spiritual abuse, disillusionment and disappointment.

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Life is tough when scars run deep, but God makes ways to cope, #2

Triggers.  That seems to be a very present and pressing occurrence in the lives of many who thought they had recovered from abuse.  A dear friend has been struggling with those awful feelings triggered by present circumstances even though the … Continue reading

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Living God’s promises can be tough, but He makes a way

God gave us promises in His word to encourage us to keep moving forward in our walk with Him.  Pastor G and I know how good a thing that is because our hardship list looks somewhat like the Apostle Paul’s.  … Continue reading

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Living with change is hard, but God makes a way, #2

Scripture is filled with people who faced change and their reactions to it.  People like David, who was anointed by the prophet Samuel to be king.  David immediately returned to the fields as a shepherd and later was pursued by … Continue reading

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