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Trust in the Lord with all your heart …

People often ask me, “What is Proverbs 3:5-6” because it is a scripture close to my heart. And without any thought, I usually just recite it off the top of my head, rarely considering whether or not I am applying it to my life. I think so many times we take familiar Bible verses just […]

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We need David’s kind of fearlessness

As I studied 1 Samuel this week, I was in awe at David’s courage—he possessed a boldness uncommon, a bravery to fight a giant and most importantly, a firmness in Christ. As a young shepherd, David took care of his father’s sheep and even killed both a lion and bear to protect them [see 1 […]

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Why Should I Tithe?

In Hebrew, a tithe means ‘one-tenth part of something’—ie. from one’s annual produce or earnings. Tithing is something God asks us to do not because He needs our money but because He wants our hearts. It is an opportunity to trust Him and remember that He is our ultimate provider.  Honor the Lord with your […]

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Step Into the Unknown

Stepping into the unknown can have a different meaning for everyone—it may be moving to a new country, entering a relationship, going off to university, meeting new people or even starting a new job. Everyone goes through stages in their life, sometimes more often than others, where they are unsure of what will happen. Unsure […]

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But what is God’s Plan?

As Christians, we want to make decisions according to God’s Will—but what happens when we simply do not know which direction God wants us to go? Sooner or later in life we all have to make some decisions. Which university should I go to? Whom should I marry? Should I move here or there? The […]

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God will meet your needs

“And my God will meet all your needs according to the riches of his glory in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4:19 It is easy to read this verse alone and think only of our understanding of needs, but Paul is saying this in the context of a greater story. In the previous verses of this chapter, […]

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