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Take Care of Yourself...no one else will

How to Win at Life…Even When Life’s Beating You Up

I have a number of friends and family going through difficult situations right now. The kind of situations that can make us question ourselves and our faith.

Marriage problems…

Health problems…

A child that received a much-needed heart transplant but his body rejected it. He is now in a coma…and has been for over 4 weeks.

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Thankful for the best gift ever

Someone Gave You the Best Gift Ever – Have You Thanked Them?

Do the names Marvin and Wesley Cousins or Larry Bryant mean anything to you? Unless you're from the Pratt, Kansas area and of a certain age, they probably don't ring and bells. But to me and my brother, Mike, they're three of the most wonderful names we've ever known. They gave us the best gift ever given.

Marvin and Wesley were family friends during my early teenage years. We didn't hang out a lot together, but we played little league baseball in the summer together and would sometimes go to the city pool together or spend the night at each other's house. We originally got to know them because their mom befriended our mom at work.

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Show Gratefulness

12 Ways to Show Gratefulness to God

Why is it so hard to be thankful?

I’m sure you’ve seen the same articles I have - like this one from Happier Human that tell us how much better off we’ll be if we are intentionally grateful. I’m also sure you’ve read the admonitions in the Bible like in Psalms 100:4.

So have I…

If we know it’s good for us and that it pleases God, why is living a grateful life so difficult?

Enter His gates with thanksgiving and His courts with praise; give thanks to Him and praise His name.

Psalms 100:4

If you listen to popular wisdom, there are several reasons. For example:

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