In the Old Testament, the Spirit of God lived in a box (the ark of the covenant). But God said, 'That's not good enough, I have to be closer to my people.' So in His new covenant, He put His Spirit IN US! — Karen Jensen
Being sick is so horrible on so many levels.
And sometimes it seems even worse for Christians who believe in healing, because we know our covenant rights...we know Jesus Himself took our infirmities and bore our sickness (Matthew 8:17) and we know that by His stripes we are healed (2 Peter 2:24), but we're still sick!
If that’s you, I want to encourage you today and remind you of these four things:
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At this time of year it seems like the whole world is conspiring to turn our kids into “gimmie” monsters, am I right?
What a great opportunity to teach them instead to be grateful! We can help them adopt an attitude of gratitude that lasts all year long.
Gratitude is scriptural. First Chronicles 16:34 says, “Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his love endures forever.” Besides that, gratitude is healthy! Studies show that people who cultivate gratitude are happier themselves, and that kids who practice thankfulness have more positive attitudes toward school and family.
Here are 6 ideas for helping our kids develop an attitude of gratitude:
Lots of people have asked me how Bob & I met, so here’s the story:
In June 2012 I was writing Why God Why? and I “just happened” to be writing about the grief process – how there are stages to go through if you’ve suffered loss, but how no one else can dictate how fast or slow, easy or hard, you go through each stage....
We just finished your Parenting DVD series in our church. I am so grateful for this teaching! The timing was perfect for my husband and me. At the end of each session I felt more encouraged and equipped in my role as a parent. I can do this! Having the worksheets that went along with the videos will be invaluable reminders of what was taught.
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