Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable- if anything is excellent or praiseworthy – think about such things. Philippians 4:8
Several years ago my husband and I were youth mission trip chaperones to New Orleans. During our week of events, we attended a Wednesday night youth group session at a local church. What I learned from this youth pastor made a lasting impression upon me.
The youth pastor began by reading Philippians 4:8
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One of them, when he saw he was healed, came back, praising God in a loud voice, He threw himself at Jesus’ feet and thanked him- and he was a Samaritan. Luke 17: 15-16
While working in the food pantry a couple of months ago a young lady came through the door and announced, “I am not here to receive food today. But I would like to thank you for being here when I needed help.” Then reaches out and hands a fifty dollar bill to a
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I thank my God every time I remember you. Philippians 1: 3
My week has been eventful. Full of ups and downs with people who disappointed me as well as those who have gone the extra mile. Yet I choose to show grace to those who let me down and praise those who amazingly shine.
God has blessed my life and the ministry he has placed before me too much for me to stay focused on the disappointments. That is why I thank my God, like Paul, with a heart
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Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things. Colossians 3:2
“It’s that time of year to shop for Operation Christmas Child” I said, as I helped my six year old grandson into the car for our special evening. “We will make a list of items to purchase right after dinner and then go shopping.”
Once we finished our delicious fast food meal, my grandson helped me think of items to fill the boxes with. Crayons, scissors, toothbrushes, toothpaste, washcloths, soap, T-shirts, toys and candy,
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