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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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More Than I Can Imagine

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I chose the word “imagine” for 2019 based on Ephesians 3:20 “Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us.” And He has proven that over and over for me personally as well as in our ministry this year. I would like to share a recent devotion with you today on this topic. Come to Me with all your weaknesses: physical, emotional, and…

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Ten Ways to Pray for Your Pastor’s Wife

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There is little doubt that the role of the pastor’s wife is one of the most difficult positions on the planet. It can be lonely, heart-breaking, confusing, frustrating, and downright discouraging. At Care for Pastors, we understand the unique challenges that are faced by the pastor and his family. Here are some suggestions on how you might pray for your pastor’s wife: Pray for her spiritual protection. There is real spiritual warfare surrounding the pastor and his family. If the…

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