3 Ways To Have Complete Joy!

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Yesterday Pastor Kris quoted a verse that I had just recently added to my memory verse rotation; John 16:24 (HCSB) “Until now you have asked for nothing in My name. Ask and you will receive, so that your joy may be complete.” Now, aside from the astonishing, … Read More

Family Devotions: Raising compassionate kids

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In the next few weeks I will be writing a series of devotionals for parents with applications for children. Today is about raising compassionate kids. The word compassion is from an old Latin word that literally means “to suffer with.” When we talk about compassion … Read More

Scripture Lullabies Are AMAZING!

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Every so often a great resource comes to my attention that need to be passed on! This past week a friend of mine told me about some great worship albums I hadn’t heard of before called “Hidden In My Heart” by Scripture Lullabies. These are … Read More

The Day After Easter

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There are certain things you want to forget and find. For example I recently put on my light coat, last worn in autumn, and reaching into my pocket I was thrilled to find $15. This is unusual because I almost never carry cash, but I … Read More

Thriving In Intimacy

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  We all want intimacy in our relationships. With Jesus, with our spouse. We want it, we try to grab it, and we try to make it happen by doing more talking, more sex, and more date nights. Now those are all good things, don’t … Read More

A refuge for parents

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2 Samuel 22:31 (HCSB) God—His way is perfect; the word of the LORD is pure. He is a shield to all who take refuge in Him. 2 Samuel 22:31 is fast becoming one of my favourite verses in my memorization stack. I love the simplicity of the translation; His way – perfect; His word – … Read More

Why a baby?

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This past Saturday, Donavan Friesen and I hosted our 6th Waypoint event for those who are searching for Truth and exploring questions about faith. This time our question was “Why a baby?” in celebration of the season. Have you ever considered why Jesus had to … Read More

Autumn in Glenlea

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Doesn’t just the name Glenlea sound like something out of a Tolkien novel? Well it isn’t. But then again without a bit of an imagination it really isn’t much at all. There is a post office although it’s not the same post office that my Grandpa … Read More

Foundations for Families

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I wanted to take a minute to make sure that you have all heard about the Foundations devotional booklets we produce on a monthly basis. For years now there has been an adult Foundations devotional that Southland has written but we desire to help all … Read More

Teaching about temptation

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I was recently sitting in church when a familiar passage of scripture came up on the screens, No temptation has overtaken you except what is common to humanity. God is faithful, and He will not allow you to be tempted beyond what you are able, … Read More