Hope For The Broken

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Recently, someone asked me a question. HOW DO YOU TELL SOMEONE ABOUT JESUS? Someone who doesn’t want to hear about HIM..someone who has chosen to reject HIM.. My answer: You live it. They simply need you to SHOW THEM JESUS. They don’t need for you to hit them over the head with The Bible..they don’t …

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WHAT IF?

Heather Guest Dawkins

I have started several posts and even have 11 in the “draft” or unpublished phase. It’s just not their time to be posted yet. As I was sitting with my family..I felt the urge to write the poem below. I used to write poetry a lot, but it has been a long time. My hope …

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      Do you ever feel like everywhere you turn you are hearing the same message? Maybe through a devotion, a song, a friend, a book, or a message at church. Have you ever stopped to think that it could be God speaking to you? More than likely it is.    Being still with …

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      A customer that professed to be more philosophical than theological was placed in my path today by God.    The statement that was said to me by this person was really deep and out of the blue.    Here it goes : “There is nothing bigger than the smallest thing.” (As this …

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   Billy Graham ~ We relegate God to our spare time- but end up never having any spare time! Jesus said, “Seek first his kingdom” (Matthew 6:33 NIV)       I have felt so blessed this week. To be able to spend time …quality time with some of the people I love. Quality time …

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On the way home from church this past Sunday, Mother’s day I might add :), our kids had to sit right beside each other on the way home. Not the best idea…siblings are going to aggravate each other..that is just a fact of life friends. Isn’t there an unspoken rule that your kids have to …

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     I left you yesterday, on my post (ALL..God cares about it ALL), with a thought about encouragement. I wrote, Everyone needs it..and everyone can provide it..but the best kind comes from God alone! I studied up on encouragement in my Bible this morning. I want to share with you what I learned…and I would like to …

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1 Corinthians 9: 26-27 (The Message) ~ I don’t know about you, but I’m running hard for the finish line. I’m giving it everything I’ve got. No sloppy living for me! I’m not going to get caught napping, telling everyone else about it and then missing out myself. Ever felt like you just couldn’t take …

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     My kids Spring Break was last week. I love it when they are out of school…yes, I really do. We had a great week together. We all agreed that the best part was getting to go to the Toby Mac concert at Wild Adventures. In the words of my oldest child..”I just don’t …

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SHINE

Heather Guest Dawkins

      D.L. Moody said: ” A holy life will produce the deepest impression.   Lighthouses blow no horns; they only shine.”      My husband and I went to the New England States back in September of 2010. I actually surprised him with this trip for his birthday/our anniversary. He has always wanted to go …

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