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  • Mail Call

  • Mail Call -  

    This devotional was written by Leslie Snyder

     

    Like cold water to a weary soul is good news from a distant land. —Proverbs 25:25

     

    In March 1860, William H. Russell, an American transportation pioneer, advertised in newspapers as follows: "Wanted: Young, skinny, wiry fellows not over 18. Must be expert riders willing to risk death daily. Orphans preferred."

     

    As one can assume fro...

    This devotional originally appeared in “HomeWord with Jim Burns” on Crosswalk’s Family Devotional section. For more information about HomeWord with Jim Burns devotionals, please visit us online.

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  • NO CHANGE

  • NO CHANGE -  

    BY MARY WILDER TILESTON

    Behold, the heaven and the heaven of heavens is the Lord's thy God, the earth also with all that therein is. -DEUTERONOMY 10:14

    FATHER, there is no change to live with Thee, 

    Save that in Christ I grow from day to day; 

    In each new word I hear, each thing I see, 

    I but rejoicing hasten on my way.

    JONES VERY


    THE immediate result of the coming of these good tidings o...



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  • Lord, Be My Peace

  • Lord, Be My Peace -  

    This devotional was written by Leslie Snyder

     

    Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.  And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. —Philippians 4:6-7

     

    Anxiety is real. In fact, it is so prevalent it has its own med...

    This devotional originally appeared in “HomeWord with Jim Burns” on Crosswalk’s Family Devotional section. For more information about HomeWord with Jim Burns devotionals, please visit us online.

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  • Looking Toward the Son

  • Looking Toward the Son -   

    This devotional was written by Kelly McFadden

     

    Jesus answered, “I am the way and truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.” —John 14:6

     

    Isn’t it amazing how sunflowers follow the sun? This phenomenon is a result of the sunflower being a phototropic plant. Meaning the sunflower follows the movement of the sun from east in the mornin...

    This devotional originally appeared in “HomeWord with Jim Burns” on Crosswalk’s Family Devotional section. For more information about HomeWord with Jim Burns devotionals, please visit us online.

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  • Are You Living a Beautiful Life?

  • Are You Living a Beautiful Life?   

    In 2014, my husband Stephen and I moved to the coast of Georgia from our home in a north Atlanta suburb. We were burned out from working in non-profit organizations - him for 15 years and me for nearly 10. We knew we needed to change our lives before they became unmanageable. Stephen is open about the anxiety and depression he was dealing with during that seaso...

    Shelley Hendrix has authored several books and study guides, including Why Can’t We Just Get Along? which was featured in CALLED Magazine’s Summer 2013 edition as a “Must Read!” She is also the founder of Church 4 Chicks,  2014 Kingdom Awards’ Ministry of the Year honoree, and co-founder of Heart Smart- Counseling, Coaching and Consulting with her husband (and BFF), Stephen D. Hendrix, LPC, CADC II. Together, the Hendrixes help individuals, couples, families and teams learn how to live a "heart smart life" in their relationships both inside and outside of the home.

    More of Shelley Hendrix: http://heartsmartlife.com/


  • Looking Past the Now

  • Looking Past the Now -  

    This devotional was written by Kelly McFadden

     

    Here is my servant whom I have chosen, the one I love, in whom I delight; I will put my Spirit on him, and he will proclaim justice to the nations. He will not quarrel or cry out; no one will hear his voice in the streets. A bruised reed he will not break, and a smoldering wick he will not snuff out, till he leads justice...

    This devotional originally appeared in “HomeWord with Jim Burns” on Crosswalk’s Family Devotional section. For more information about HomeWord with Jim Burns devotionals, please visit us online.

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  • ALL HE THINKS OF

  • ALL HE THINKS OF -  

    BY MARY WILDER TILESTON

    In Joy and Strength

    And we have known and believed the love that God hath to us. God is love; and he that dwelleth in love, dwelleth in God, and God in him. - I JOHN 4:16

    As flame streams upward, so my longing thought

    Flies up with Thee,

    Thou God and Saviour, who hast truly wrought

    Life out of death, and to us, loving, brought

    A fresh, new world; and in Thy s...

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  • Looking and Seeing

  • Looking and Seeing - 

    This devotional was written by Kelly McFadden

     

    My son, if you accept my words and store up my commands within you, turning your ear to wisdom and applying your heart to understanding, and if you call out for insight and cry aloud for understanding, and if you look for it as for silver and search for it as for hidden treasure, then you will understand the fear of the ...

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  • Living a Joyful Life

  • We all long to live a joyful life, don't we? However, sometimes circumstances, events and people seem to present that perfect storm that robs us of any possibility of joy.

    The good news is that Jesus wants you to live a life of joy and hope! No matter what you are going through today - He is able to deliver the joy of His presence to your difficult circumstances.

    The Bible says, "In His presence is fu...


    Carol is an author and popular speaker at women's conferences and retreats, where she teaches the Word of God with great joy and enthusiasm. She hosts a daily radio program called, "Defiant Joy Radio", has written 5 books - "The Rooms of a Woman's Heart", "Defiant Joy!", "Holy Estrogen!",  "No More Ordinary!" (which hit several of Amazon's best seller lists), and her most recent, “Refined … Finding Joy In the Fires of Life!”. She has also written several devotionals for the popular Bible app, YouVersion.  She is the mom of 5 grown children, Marmee to 6 grandchildren and is married to her college sweetheart.

    More of Carol McLeod: http://www.justjoyministries.com/