Daily Thought

Lord, sometimes you ask us to give something up, and sometimes you ask us to embrace something. Sometimes we get what we want, and sometimes we get what we need, but we always get you–and you are always enough.

 

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  Some people say Christianity doesn’t work because it doesn’t eliminate life’s problems. It doesn’t guarantee an easy life, or that we’ll always get what we want. It’s not like rubbing a genie bottle. It’s not like taking a magic pill. Instead, sometimes being a […]

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I once read about a study in which a sample of people were asked to identify the most well-known scripture in the Bible. The majority of those who responded said, “God helps those who help themselves.” This in fact, is not found anywhere in the […]

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