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When God Hits the Refresh Button (As seen through 3 Bible Characters)

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Have a look at our Heavenly Father’s record. See how He brought about new beginnings in these Bible characters’ lives, and turned their life trajectory around so that their lives are no longer “same old, same old”, but speak of His steadfastness and love.
One thing I seek: that I may dwell in the house of Lord. (Ref. Psalm 27:4)

Typography: Psalm 27:4

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If there was a place or a home you could dwell in forever, what would your answer be? Would it be a luxurious resort, or a palatial house, or maybe you’re happy to just hang out in your humble abode?
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Managing an Unbearable Workload: When Resting Isn't Enough

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You are going through an intense season, and the work never stops. Then, the weekend arrives, or you go on a holiday trip, and it’s amazing, but soon it’s Sunday night again and you start dreading what’s coming.
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With Us in the Waters

During the school holidays, we drove out to the seaside town of Scarborough on the northeast coast of England. As we walked along the beach, we were fascinated by the sight of all the boats stranded in the harbor.

ODB: Love That Forgives

Eighty years of marriage! My husband’s great-uncle Pete and great-aunt Ruth celebrated this remarkable milestone on May 31, 2021. After a chance meeting in 1941 when Ruth was still in high school, the young couple were so eager to get married that they eloped the day after Ruth graduated. Pete and Ruth believe God brought them together and has guided them all these years.Reflecting on eight
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Prevention And Cure

A Christian dentist in the US had an attractive assistant. Fearing that he might be tempted to have an affair with her, he fired her. Later, the Supreme Court ruled 7-0 that he had the legal right to fire the pretty female hygienist to protect his marriage.

ODB: Fighting “Flashy” Things

In the 1960s-era TV series The Andy Griffith Show, a man tells Andy he should let his son Opie decide how he wants to live. Andy disagrees: “You can’t let a young’un decide for himself. He’ll grab at the first flashy thing with shiny ribbons on it. Then, when he finds out there’s a hook in it, it’s too late. Wrong ideas come packaged with so much g
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Living and Powerful

“Where will the word / resound? Not here, there is not enough silence.” These words from T. S. Eliot’s haunting poem “Ash Wednesday” lament a world of people so hardened and afraid that they “walk among noise and deny the voice.”

ODB: No Loss

My friend Ruel attended a high school reunion held in a former classmate’s home. The waterfront mansion near Manila Bay could accommodate two hundred attendees, and it made Ruel feel small. “I’ve had many happy years of pastoring remote rural churches,” Ruel told me, “and even though I know I shouldn’t, I couldn’t help but feel envious of my classmate