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Carpe Eternity!

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Carpe Eternity!

Let’s stop saying ‘Carpe Diem’ and start saying ‘Carpe aeternum (eternity).’ “It is sad how many people constantly live in the schizophrenic craziness of eternity amnesia. We were created to live in a forever relationship with a forever God forever. We were designed to live based on a long view of life. We were made to live with one eye on now and one eye on eternity. You and I simply cannot live as we were put together to live without forever. But so many people try. They put all their hopes and dreams in the right here, right now...

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Defeating the stubbornness

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Defeating the stubbornness

By Stephanie Parker   "I am the Lord your God, who brought you up out of Egypt. Open wide your mouth and I will fill it. “But my people would not listen to me; Israel would not submit to me. So I gave them over to their stubborn hearts to follow their own devices." -Psalm 81:10-12 Today I pray for the stubbornness of my heart and the hearts of those I love. God longs to fill our lives but we have to choose to let go! The Israelites witnessed, first hand, God free them from slavery, part the waters of...

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Face your fears by keeping your eyes on Jesus

2 Kings 6:16 2 Peter 1:3 Bible study Christian Devotion Christian mom Colossians 3:2 Ephesians 1:18-21 Facing fears Trusting in God

Face your fears by keeping your eyes on Jesus

By Stephanie Parker My 4 year old son Maverick can easily swim from one end of our pool to the other… but only if I’m standing on the other side waiting for him. If I’m not there, a fear grips his little heart, tears begin to well up in his eyes and he loses all confidence in his swimming ability. He’s swum back and forth a million times without needing my help but my presence was what he needed. As I contemplated this, it made me wonder how much braver we, as Christians, might be if we could visibly see...

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Week 2 (Day 1) ‘Breaking Free’ Bible study observations

Bible Study Breaking Free Building faith in Christ Christian Devotion Isaiah 43:10-13 Tackling unbelief Trusting in God

Week 2 (Day 1) ‘Breaking Free’ Bible study observations

By Stephanie Parker A while ago, I shared my skydiving experience and my terror at the thought of jumping out of a plane from thousands of feet in the air and hoping and praying that my chute would open when I was in free-fall. There was only one way to know if it would… to jump. I had to place my trust completely and wholly in the belief that the parachute would open when I pulled the chord. We too, will struggle with areas of unbelief in our faith with Jesus if we never take a risk and jump. Our...

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