Burn Out Refill

Category: Daily Devotions
Do you ever feel nearly burned out? Can’t really hum This Little Light of Mine with fervor at that moment? Yeah, I know the feeling. One of my duties at church is to make sure the candles on the altar are filled with  liquid wax/oil so they do not burn out during the service.  Because […]

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When We Feel Burned Out

Category: Daily Devotions
Read: Matthew 11:28-30 What emotions come to mind when you hear the words burden and burnout? These terms make us sigh, don’t they? In this fast-paced, overworked world, most of us have felt the tiring numbness of carrying too much on our shoulders, in our schedules, and on our minds. Here are

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The Freedom to Let Go

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When you forgive someone do you feel like you’re letting them off the hook? Do you feel like you’re making an excuse for their behavior? Contrary to what we may think, forgiveness isn’t any of these things. It’s not saying that what’s wrong is okay. It’s not forgetting hurt feelings.

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Trump Imposes Tariffs on $200B More of Chinese Goods

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WASHINGTON (AP) – The Trump administration is imposing tariffs on $200 billion more in Chinese goods starting next week, escalating a trade war between the world’s two biggest economies and raising prices on consumer goods ranging from handbags to bicycle tires.  The tariffs will

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White House Says Kavanaugh Ready to Testify

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WASHINGTON (AP) – The White House says Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is ready to testify in the Senate so “he can clear his name of this false allegation” about a sexual assault while in high school. The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a public hearing next Monday

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US Lowers Number of Refugees to 30,000 for Next Year

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WASHINGTON (AP) – The Trump administration is cutting the number of refugees allowed into the United States next year to 30,000.  The announcement comes despite calls from global humanitarian groups that this year’s cap of 45,000 was too low.  The 30,000 ceiling announced Monday by

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5 Godly Considerations To Help Make Decisions

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When you make a decision in your life, how do you know it is the right thing to do? Quick decision making often results in poor decision making. Conversely, long and drawn out decision making can paralyze your life as well as others who look to you for leadership. Is there a way to know we […]

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These Are 5 of the Best Tweets About Constitution Day

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Constitution Day marks the anniversary of the signing of the US Constitution on September 17, 1787.  Here are five of the best tweets about this day: 1. Senator Rand Paul tweets: Happy #ConstitutionDay. We should never forget the Constitution wasn’t written to restrain citizen’s

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