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The Most Awesome Journey

April 23, 2020

 

 

 

There is an awesome journey that no one reading these words has ever taken before. You may have traveled to foreign countries, you may have seen awesome scenery in your country or around the world, but there is a trip that is truly remarkable, that is different than any trip you've been on before. It is full of mysteries, and unknowns. The destination of this journey is awe inspiring and breath-taking.

 

As you may have realized, I’m speaking of the journey from this life into the next. Before you move on, or click to the next webpage, shouldn’t you consider the most important journey of all? No one reading these words has experienced this journey or reached this ultimate destination, yet all of us will at an unknown point in time. All of us will make this trip. But for some strange reason, human beings often do not consider this ultimate journey.

 

When you travel on a trip to a far away place, you do some careful preparation to make sure you are ready for the trip. Plans are made, bags are carefully packed, and maps and directions are stored away.

 

But many people...

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Sheltering in Place during Covid-19? A Guide for Spiritual Life

April 23, 2020

 

Having to stay at home or “shelter in place” is the new reality for many people across the world. Time at home presents new opportunities and new challenges. For followers of Christ, an unhealthy scenario includes things like wasting time on boring activities, getting into conflict with your spouse and/or children, or falling into discouragement or depression.

On the other hand, this can be a time of restoration and renewal, and an opportunity– to spend time with family, connect to loved ones through social media, and catch up on neglected projects at home.

This is also a crucial time to be encouraged and strengthened in God’s Word, prayer, and worship.This is indeed a remarkable opportunity for prayer and intercession, but how will we use it? God’s people are called to prayer during this crisis! The power of prayer is real, and changes lives. With so many people facing crisis, sickness, death, or the loss of loved ones, how could we not pray? 

Below are some areas to consider for prayer. A daily, structured time for prayer and reading can keep you from neglecting these opportunities and can keep you from falling into a couch potato format. Areas for prayer:...

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