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Give Us This Day (Part 3)

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As we continue the topic “Give Us This Day,” today Patti talks about the need for us wanting to know all the details. Many times as humans, we get so caught up in wanting to know that we don’t rely on God to work out all the details. It is never easy to try to unravel the meaning of things while in the midst of the story. That’s why I don’t read mysteries. I want to know what’s going on…

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Give Us This Day (Part 2)

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As we continue our four-part blog on “Give Us This Day,” I believe what Patti shares with us today, we can all relate to. It may not be a wedding, but just life in general that we can relate to in this analogy. “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.” Genesis 1:1 Reading through the early chapters of Genesis gives us a very good picture of how God orchestrates “Give us this day,” with perfect timing down…

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Give Us This Day (Part 1)

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How often do we become so accustomed to hearing the Lord’s Prayer that we forget to apply it to our daily lives? One of our pastors’ wives has written a four-part blog on “Give Us This Day” that I believe will be a blessing to you. I remember being very intrigued when my aunt arrived back to the states from 6 months in Sweden. She brought back several dozen string shopping bags. She explained that food shopping was a daily…

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Understanding Your Pastor’s Wife

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Life as a pastor’s wife can be tough. It can be lonely, stressful, unnoticed, unappreciated and the list could go on and on. Yet it is a calling that I cherish. I would like to share a blog written by a pastor’s wife, Becky Dietz, that I know will bless you on your journey. I would like to discuss your pastor’s wife here and maybe give you a rare look into her life. You may not know what she is…

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The Missing Piece

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I had shared some blogs from a pastor’s wife sharing her husband’s struggle with depression and the heartbreaking end of him taking his life. I know those blogs were a blessing to many and now I want to share another one from her on “The Missing Piece.” My husband Eric had a tattoo that covered most of his right forearm. It said זמן לחפש את הלורד which means “Time to seek the Lord” in Hebrew. The tattoo was an intricate…

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