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  • A Discerning Heart!

    A Discerning Heart from FAAD on Vimeo. “My son, do not forget my teaching, but keep my commands in your heart, for they will prolong your life many years and bring you peace and prosperity. Let Love and faithfulness never leave you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of yo...
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  • The Pit

    The Pit from FAAD on Vimeo. “Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will lift you up”. James 4:10      Often times in my life as many of us have, we go through some really tough times. During these times, I call it ‘the pit’. God does allow for each...
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  • Rejoice Always

    Rejoice Always from FAAD on Vimeo.   “Rejoice always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.” 1 Thessalonians 5: 16-18      In my bible there is an Introduction to each of the books and in 1 ...
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  • He Has Victory!

    He Has Victory! from FAAD on Vimeo. “But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.” 1 Corinthians 15:58       Often times in my life I have been so frustrated and overwhelmed that I have forgotten to pray. When I would pray it w...
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  • Let's Take Heart!

    Let's Take Heart! from FAAD on Vimeo. Let’s Take Heart! “I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.” John 16:33       In today’s hectic world, w...
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  • Why do you believe?

    “And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.” Romans 8:28        There was a time during a very philosophical conversation with an individual that does not profess to be a Christian...
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  • The Bubble Fear!

    “For I am the Lord your God who takes hold of your right hand and says to you, do not fear; I will help you.” Isaiah 41:13   In looking back on my life, extreme fear was a natural emotion from childhood to well into adulthood. Needless to say, it was not a feeling I neither liked...
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  • Maybe Today

    “I wait for the Lord, my whole being waits, and in his word I put my hope. I wait for the Lord more than watchmen wait for the morning, more than watchmen wait for the morning. Israel, put your hope in the Lord, for with the Lord is unfailing love and with him is full redemption. He himself wi...
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  • He deserves more!

    “When he had received the drink, Jesus said, “It is finished.” With that, he bowed his head and gave up his spirit.” John 28: 30       Scripture teaches us that Jesus was crucified, Webster’s define crucified as being ‘put to death by nai...
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  • It's Never too Late!

    “Even Now,” declares the Lord, “return to me with all your heart, with fasting and weeping and mourning.” Rend your heart and not your garments. Return to the Lord your God, for he is gracious and compassionate, slow to anger and abounding in love, and he relents from sendin...
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  • The Comfort Zone

         “The Lord had said to Abram, “Go from your country, your people and your father’s household to the land I will show you.” Genesis 12: 1        When I think of Abram whom later was called Abraham by God (Genesis 17: 4); he wa...
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  • His Plans

          “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” Jeremiah 29:11        This year has been such an emotional year for me, late la...
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  • The Temper-Tantrum

    “For it is better, if it is God’s will, to suffer for doing good than for doing evil.” 1 Peter 3:17       There are times in my life I have struggled to understand the path God has placed me on and today is not any different. There have been times I wanted ...
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  • Straddling the Fence

    “Elijah went before the people and said, “How long will you waver between two opinions? If the Lord is God, follow him; but if Baal is God, follow him.” But the people said nothing.” 1 Kings 18:20       When we accept Jesus as our Lord and Savior, we...
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  • For we are tempted...

    “No temptation has overtaken you except what is common to mankind. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can endure it.” 1 Corinthians 10: 13       There...
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  • The best laid plans....

    “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and future.” Jeremiah 29: 11        Have you ever heard the saying ‘the best laid plans of mice and man often go astray...
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  • Hope among the Mountains of Virginia

         “Resist him (the devil), standing firm in the faith, because you know that the family of believers throughout the world is undergoing the same kind of sufferings. And the God of all grace, who called you to his eternal glory in Christ, after you have suffered a little ...
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  • Unanswered Prayers

    “And my God will meet all your needs according to the riches of his glory in Christ Jesus. To our God and Father be glory for ever and ever. Amen.” Philippians 4: 19-20       I am sure the majority of us have witness to say that God did not answer our prayers on...
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  • A Time for Everything

         “There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens: a time to be born and a time to die, a time to plant and a time to uproot, a time to kill and a time to heal, a time to tear down and time to build, a time to weep and a time to laugh, ...
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  • HE has your back!

      “Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him and he will make your paths straight. Do not be wise in your own eyes; fear the Lord and shun evil. This will bring health to your body and nourishment to your bones.” Pr...
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