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03/25/2017 at 22:04. Facebook
For some, it may be fodder for late night talk show monologues and a blatant public illustration of hypocrisy.

For others, it’s the very gospel itself, the kingdom of heaven somehow redeeming a moment dripping in idolatry and layers of brokenness, an emotional mixture of victory and defeat all rolled into one mass of athletic humanity.

Why Baylor and South Carolina's Post-Game Prayer Matters

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03/25/2017 at 20:02. Facebook
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03/25/2017 at 17:31. Facebook
Why is it important to protect freedom of speech for those who disagree with us? The parent and student guides for the national Day of Dialogue have some helpful perspectives.

The National Day of Dialogue Reminds Us of the Power of Talking with People Who Disagree with Us

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03/25/2017 at 01:17. Facebook
If you know a teenage girl who desires to live fearlessly for God, Brio Magazine is for her ... and this is the last weekend that the first 10 issues are only $10.

Brio, a powerful magazine for teen girls, is coming back May 2017!

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yesterday at 23:15. Facebook
According to Life Magazine, no other event in the past 1,000 years has changed the world as dramatically as the Bible becoming available to the common person.

Yet most people today have very little idea how significantly their lives have been impacted by the Bible’s influence on the world around them.

That’s about to change.

The Most Important Event of a Millennium | Jim Daly

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Focus on the Family
yesterday at 20:30. Facebook
"As the Lord has forgiven you, so you also must forgive." // Colossians‬ ‭3:13‬b
Focus on the Family
yesterday at 17:30. Facebook
"What I'm suggesting is that one of the most masculine things we can do is stop cowering behind a façade of strength that hides our insecurities, fears and brokenness.

That is, if we want to be real men, we'll take the risk of being the real us in front of other guys."

Man Enough to Be Yourself With Other Men

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yesterday at 13:11. Facebook
"This Book, the Bible, speaks into every area of life, and it has impacted every area of life.

The average person on the street really does not have a full understanding of the degree that this Book has impacted their life.

The idea that all men are created equal? Right there are two biblical concepts. The idea that we are created is a biblical concept, as is the idea that we are all...
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yesterday at 01:28. Facebook
It’s refreshing to not take ourselves too seriously and enjoy a good laugh.

Hilarious Video Shows Us How Not to Pick a New Church

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03/23/2017 at 23:15. Facebook
"Nothing is more fundamental to mental health, let alone spiritual health, than living with an empty conscience." ~ Dr. Gary Chapman

Building the Bridge to Forgiveness (Part 2 of 2)

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03/23/2017 at 20:30. Facebook
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03/23/2017 at 17:30. Facebook
"Choosing to have compassion means opening yourself up to take on hurt that belongs to someone else — you choose to enter into that person's pain and [help carry their] burden."

Dr. Kent Brantly: Ebola, Faith and Family

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03/23/2017 at 13:15. Facebook
Have you forgiven someone who has hurt you?

In a talk given at Moody Founder's Week, Dr. Gary Chapman explains how we can begin to heal any relationship by taking responsibility for our part of the problem and seeking forgiveness from both God and the other person.

He explains how small injustices can create bricks in a wall between us and our loved one, and how the way to begin healing...
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03/23/2017 at 02:19. Facebook
What do you get when you cross "The Muppets" with "Glee" and scrub it clean of content problems? Maybe something like Julie Andrews' little gem of a new Netflix original series called "Julie's Greenroom."

Julie's Greenroom // Netflix Review

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Focus on the Family
03/22/2017 at 23:15. Facebook
Have you forgiven yourself for past mistakes?

"All we can ever do with past failures -- or at least the best thing we can do with past failures -- is to confess them and ask forgiveness. We can't erase them, but we can confess them and request forgiveness." ~ Dr. Gary Chapman

Building the Bridge to Forgiveness (Part 1 of 2)

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03/22/2017 at 20:30. Facebook
If you're grateful to have kids who love you, let the world know with an amen! :-)
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03/22/2017 at 17:33. Facebook
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03/22/2017 at 13:07. Facebook
"What are we suggesting to people who want to improve family relationships?

We are suggesting that the place to start is tearing the wall down on your side. We are suggesting that people get alone with God and say to God, 'Lord, where am *I* failing in this relationship?'"

Author Gary Chapman explains how we can work to heal broken relationships by taking personal responsibility and...
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03/22/2017 at 01:27. Facebook
Some days it really seems that life would be A LOT easier if we could just care/feel/love less. Love is messy. Compassion is hard. Empathy? Almost inconceivable.

There is often so much pain, hardship, and heartache in our *own* lives that it feels impossible to process how much more there is in the world around us. Yet God wants us to love, love again, and then love still more.

Not because...
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