Proverbs 3:13-14

Proverbs 3:13 – “Blessed are those who find wisdom, those who gain understanding,”(NIV). Seek wisdom from God in order to live abundantly and overflowing with His blessing. Consider wisdom as a daily life ingredient. It is essential for our families, relationships, health, finances, careers, and so forth. We often think that wisdom comes with age due […]

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Harvest in the Midst of the Storm

I grew up with a mango tree on our property which produced great fruit during its season every year. My passion for mangos inspired me to wake up early to gather them. The Lord Jesus Christ has amazing ways of showing us His abundant grace and love through our passions and desires. So it is […]

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A Wreath for Every Occasion

A wreath is certainly not just for the holidays anymore. In my mind, a wreath is warm and inviting, and it can reflect your personality and the “flavor” of your home. It can serve as décor in a variety of ways: on your front door, on the fireplace mantle, in an office, or even as […]

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HE RESTORES MY SOUL EVENT

Recently, Word of Life hosted a Gayla Family Event in which we were extremely honored to have Pastor Miriam Phillips speak on “He Restores My Soul.”  The evening was created as a “spa” experience visually.  As we walked into the foyer everything was done in Kentucky blue with white, filmy draperies hanging above.  There were […]

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Shine Ministry Event “He Restores My Soul”

   

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He Restores My Soul – Family Event

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Shopping for a New Identity

Merriam-Webster’s dictionary says identitymeans “who someone is; the distinguishing character or personality of an individual.”1I believe women struggle with their identity more than anything else. From the time we are very young we get a visual picture of what beauty should look like. We watch movies, look at advertisements, and are inundated by commercials that […]

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Lucky the Dog

Anyone who has pets will really like this—you’ll like it even if you don’t have pets and you may even decide you need one! Mary and her husband Jim had a dog named ‘Lucky.’ Lucky was a real character. Whenever Mary and Jim had company come for a weekend visit, they would warn their friends […]

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In the Waiting

In a practical way, I want to show you how God’s grace works in our everyday lives. Have you been waiting on God to answer something, or several somethings, for a very long time? Aren’t most of us in a “waiting” mode about one thing or another? As I contemplated God’s grace, He reminded me […]

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Grace in Waiting

Grace truly is amazing! We hear it in songs, read it in words of encouragement, and wear it on our jewelry. It is easily found in our times of joy, but can we find it in our times of waiting? Twenty-plus years ago, I was a young newlywed with great expectations of becoming a mother. […]

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