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Nativity Scene Figurines

Perfect Christmas

Christmas is one of my favorite holidays. As a child, my dad revelled in the holiday celebrations and family traditions of the season. He came from a home fille...
Path with storm on left that leads to tree on right and clear skies

Life Following the Way of Jesus

A Scripture study from Caring, part three of four. Read part two here. Part 3: Living in the New Life In the previous sections of Colossians we’ve seen how c...

Life Following the Way of Jesus

A Scripture study from Caring, part two of four. Read part one here. Part 2: Paul’s mission In Colossians 1:24-2:5 we read about Paul’s mission in life. He s...
Female Friends with Arms Around Each Other Walking Through Flower Field

Such love: Part Three

The power of friendship from three perspectives A Scripture study from Caring, part three of three. Read part two here. Part 3: The Paralyzed Man’s Friends ...
Four Male Friends Sitting on Mountain Ledge Laughing

Such love: Part Two

The power of friendship from three perspectives   A Scripture study from Caring, part two of three. Read part one here. Part 2: Jesus Behind the scenes Rea...

The secret to living a simple life

"Not that I am speaking of being in need, for I have learned in whatever situation I am to be content. I know how to be brought low, and I know how to abound. I...

Do something today

Just as Salvation Army Founder General William Booth challenged his own son, we too can be challenged to never tire of doing something for others.    General...

Who am I?

A question as old as mankind itself   “How great is the love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God! And that is what we ar...

‘Captain Carlos’

The face of The Salvation Army in one community, telling anyone who will listen how the organization helps its neighbors.   For more than a decade, The Salva...

10 Bible verses for the creatively made

We are created beings by our creator, God, therefore, we have creativity coursing through our very veins. Growing into the person God has made us to be is to gr...

It begins with forgiveness

Conflict is inevitable, but forgiveness is required and reconciliation is possible. Forgiveness is something that occurs within us. We often mistake forgiveness...

10 Bible verses for living big

God calls us to walk, to go, to obey. He never promised us that following him would be easy, but he promises daily that he will be with and for us until the end...